Registered Nurse (RN) Medical Unit 9/17/2017

HCA Healthcare Kingwood, TX

Company
HCA Healthcare
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
03198-84579
Location
Kingwood, TX
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree
AJE Ref #
579548630

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Job Code: 03198-84579

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KINGWOOD MEDICAL CENTER KINGWOOD, TEXAS

REGISTERED NURSE (RN) MEDICAL UNIT

The MEDICAL UNIT is 28-bed unit is a provider of acute, medical care services to adult and geriatric populations with a wide variety of diagnoses including but not limited to stroke, pneumonia, COPD. This unit also serves as surgical and/or telemetry overflow.

KINGWOOD MEDICAL CENTER is currently looking for a REGISTERED NURSE (RN) MEDICAL UNIT.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

* The Medical Unit registered Nurse is responsible for the coordination and care delivery to the assigned patients in order to provide high quality patient care and services.

* Patient ages range from adult to geriatric.

* The registered nurse functions as an extension of the charge nurse and the unit supervisor to ensure a professional level of care is maintained.

* The registered nurse is responsible for the delegation of those patient care tasks that fall within the scope of care for LVNs and PCAs on the unit.

* The registered nurse has a primary function in the development of a plan of care for the patients and the provision of educational needs for patients, families, and significant others.

* The registered nurse maintains a high level of competency in the provision of nursing care for patients served.

QUALIFICATIONS:

* Graduate from an accredited school of Nursing, BSN preferred

* At least one (1) year recent clinical experience as an RN

* Acute care experience in a medical-surgical, or telemetry acute care setting.

* Current RN licensure by Texas Board of Nursing or a Board of Nursing from a compact state.

* Current BLS from the American Heart Association

* Current ACLS from the American Heart Association preferred

* EKG/Dysrhythmia recognition preferred

* CMSRN preferred

Last Edited: 10/03/2017