Catholic Health Initiatives Staff RN - Medical ICU - Nights - Full time in SUGAR LAND, Texas

Staff RN - Medical ICU - Nights - Full time

Description

SUGAR LAND HOSPITAL

An acute care

hospital offering medical and surgical services to the Fort Bend community.

Clinical services include heart and vascular, gastroenterology, neurosciences,

diagnostic imaging, women services, orthopedics, and surgical services

including the latest in robotic surgery technology, the da Vinci® Xi. The

hospital offers The University of Texas MD Anderson Regional Care Center on its

campus. Sugar Land Hospital is a Pink Ribbon Facility offering 3-D digital

mammography-one of only 100 sites in the United States.

POSITION SUMMARY

Responsible for the delivery of excellence in patient care

through assessing, formulating nursing diagnoses and establishing goals,

planning and implementing intervention and evaluating patient care outcomes.

With the staff nurse's professional practice he/she Responsible for

participating in and maintaining quality, cost effectiveness and guest

relations. Provide patient care in

compliance with hospital policies and procedures and the standards of

professional nursing practice as defined by the Board of Nurse Examiners for

the State of Texas

POSITIONRESPONSIBILITIES

1.Utilizes the nursing process to ensure appropriate patient

care is provided in a cost effective, quality driven, and patient focused

manner. Collects pertinent social, psychological, developmental and spiritual

data from the patient, significant others and other health care team

members.

2.Performs as ongoing

assessment, formulates nursing diagnosis and goals, plans appropriate

interventions, and evaluates the outcome of the interventions.

3.Consistently documents in the patient and unit records

according to written health system standards of care in order to meet legal and

quality patient care requirements.

4.Provides appropriate teaching and information to patients

and families including information on Pain Management, Nutrition, Skin

Integrity, Fall prevention, Diabetes, Disease Process, Smoking Cessation, and

Discharge instructions.

5.Demonstrates commitment to the goals and values of the

patient, Hospital, community and nursing profession through cost containment

measures, maintaining confidentiality, appropriate ethical decision –making,

and ensuring patient safety.

6.Uses interventions substantiated by research as

appropriate in the patient population, participates in research activities,

identifies opportunities for research, and collaborates with the Outcomes

managers and department.

7.Participates in quality of care activities, evaluates the

quality and the effectiveness of nursing practice. Assists in collecting

quality data, analyzes the data, and formulates action plans to improve quality

care.

  • HEC

  • Qualifications

MINIMUMQUALIFICATIONS

Education andLicensure Required:

Associate's Degree

Registered Nurse (RN)

Minimum Experience

At least 1 year of experience in ICU.

Job Nursing - RN

Primary Location TEXAS-SUGAR LAND-ST LUKE SUGAR LAND

Daily Schedule 7pm to 7am

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 72

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2017-R0119923