HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) Post Surgical (5 North) in Houston, Texas
_Park Plaza & Plaza Specialty Hospitals – Houston, TX_
_Registered Nurse- Medical Surgical (5 North)_
_Shift: 7P-7A, 3 days a week, rotating weekends_
Located adjacent to the Texas Medical Center,*Park Plaza Hospital *is a 65 bed hospital that offers the convenience of a community hospital with two distinct purposes. Since 1975, Park Plaza Hospital, a 444 bed hospital, has been offering complete medical services, including surgery as well as outpatient, imaging and rehabilitation. Plaza Specialty Hospital, a 65 bed hospital within a hospital, has been providing long-term acute care to those needing prolonged hospitalization and recovery since 1994.
Park Plaza/Plaza Specialty Hospitalis currently looking for a* Registered Nurse – Medical Surgical (5 North).*
- Demonstrates proficient knowledge regarding operation of patient-related equipment
- Demonstrates proficiency in performance of job-related technical skills
- Demonstrates current knowledge of medications, actions, contraindications, and adverse reactions.
- Consistently attends and actively participates in unit meeting
- Serves as a participant on Nursing service committees and/or unit projects
- Accountable for maintaining and improving own professional nursing knowledge/competence through establishment of personal goals and continuous self-development
- Uses job knowledge/proficiency of skills to successfully assist in orientation of new employees
- Ensures personal safety and the safety of patients and visitor
- Includes principles of infection control in nursing care implementation
- Keeps self-informed of various changes and concerns through the use of Meditech, communication books, etc.
- Demonstrates knowledge of Patient safety goals.
- Completes other duties assigned
*Position Requirements *
- Current licensure in Texas as a Registered Nurse.
- Previous clinical nursing experience.
- Current BLS issued by the American Heart Association
Job: *Nursing - Professional
Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Post Surgical (5 North)
Location: Texas-Houston-Park Plaza Hospital
Requisition ID: 26925-86863