Catholic Health Initiatives RN - Cardiac Cath Lab (11:00am-9:30pm) Full Time *$5,000 Sign-On Bonus* in HOUSTON, Texas

**RN - Cardiac Cath Lab (11:00am-9:30pm) Full Time

  • $5,000 Sign-On Bonus*

Description

Position iseligible for a $5,000 Sign-On Bonus with a one (1) yearcommitment

CHI St. Luke's - Baylor St. Luke'sMedical Center

A quaternary care

facility that is home of the Texas Heart® Institute, a world-class

cardiovascular research and education institution founded in 1962 by Denton A.

Cooley, MD—consistently ranked as one of the nation’s best in Cardiovascular

Services & Heart Surgery. The first hospital in Texas and the Southwest

designated a Magnet® hospital for Nursing Excellence by the American Nurses

Credentialing Center, receiving the award four consecutive times. Baylor St.

Luke’s also is home to eight freestanding emergency centers offering adult and

pediatric care. The hospital holds a collaborative partnership with Baylor

College of Medicine and affiliations with The University of Texas Medical School

at Houston, The University of Texas Medical Branch (Galveston), Houston Baptist

University, and Prairie View A&M University.

Cardiac CathLab

The Cardiac Cath Labs provide invasive

cardiovascular diagnostic testing and therapeutic treatments to both inpatients

and outpatients. The level of services provided in the Cardiac Cath Labs

requires highly skilled and competent health care professionals to function as

integral members of the health care team. The nursing and technical staff help

produce and evaluate data, images and other information that are used by

cardiologists to render medical diagnosis and/or make medical decisions

concerning treatment options. The Cardiac Cath Lab professional staff acquire

and maintain specialized nursing and technical knowledge to render high quality,

state-of-the-art patient care. The team works in close collaboration with the

Nursing Units, the Cardiology Research department, and other departments to meet

the needs of the patients and their families.

Job Responsibilities

As

a Registered Nurse, you will be responsible for delivering the highest

quality patient care according to the specific orders of each patient’s

individual physician. This will involve, utilizing your knowledge and

skills to educate patients and their families on prevention and healthy

habits.

Additional responsibilities for this health care role include:

  • Monitoring patients’ conditions and assessing their needs

  • Collaborating with physicians and nurses to devise individualized care plans for patients

  • Administering patients’ medications and providing treatments according to physicians’ orders

  • Fostering a supportive and compassionate environment to care for patients and their families

Qualifications

Job Requirements

We are looking for a responsible and

compassionate Registered Nurse with top-notch clinical skills, a caring

attitude, and the ability to work independently with minimal

supervision. It is also important to display excellent verbal and

written communication and interpersonal skills as well as the ability to

effectively educate patients and their families on the in-home

healthcare process.

Additional requirements for this role include:

  • Current Registered Nurse (RN) license that allows you to practice in our state

  • Graduate of an accredited nursing program

  • Experience as a Registered Nurse preferred

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) required

  • Specialty certification (ex: CCRN, CNOR, CEN) preferred

  • Additional certification or licensure may be required for some specialty areas

Additional position information:

  • 10-Hour Shifts work 4 days/week

  • On-call usually not more than 5-6 shifts/month

Job RN

Primary Location TEXAS-HOUSTON-ST LUKES MEDICAL CENTER

Daily Schedule 11:00am-9:30pm

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2018-R0153138