Catholic Health Initiatives RN - Flex Team I - Cardiovascular ICU (Nights) PRN in HOUSTON, Texas

RN - Flex Team I - Cardiovascular ICU (Nights) PRN

Description

Baylor St. Luke’s Medical 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 is home to three freestanding community emergency centers (Holcombe,

Pearland, and San Felipe) offering adult and pediatric care–treating more than

51,000 patients annually. 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.

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 theirneeds

  • Collaborating with physicians and nurses to deviseindividualized care plans for patients

  • Administering patients’ medications and providingtreatments according to physicians’ orders

  • Fosteringa supportive and compassionate environment to care for patients and theirfamilies

Qualifications

JobRequirements

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:

  • Graduateof an accredited nursing program

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

  • Oneor more years of experience as a Registered Nurse preferred

  • BasicLife Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) is required

  • Specialtycertification (ex: CCRN, CNOR, CEN) preferred

  • Additionalcertification or licensure may be required for some specialty areas

Job RN

Primary Location TEXAS-HOUSTON-ST LUKES MEDICAL CENTER

Daily Schedule Nights/PRN

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 0

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2018-R0154724