HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Medical Surgical Registered Nurse (RN) in Houston, Texas

_Park Plaza & Plaza Specialty Hospitals – Houston, TX_

_Registered Nurse- Med Surg_

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Located adjacent to the Texas Medical Center, Park Plaza and Plaza Specialty Hospitals offer the convenience of a community hospital with two distinct purposes. Since 1975, Park Plaza Hospital has been offering complete medical services, including surgery as well as outpatient, imaging and rehabilitation. Plaza Specialty Hospital, a 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 – Med Surg.*


Responsibilities:

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

Adheres the Customer Service Principles of West Houston Medical Center

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

A. Current licensure in Texas as a Registered Nurse.

B. Previous clinical nursing experience.

C. Current verification of competency in American Heart Association certified cardiopulmonary resuscitation.

LICENSURE AND/OR CERTIFICATION REQUIRED * Current license as a RN from the State of Texas


Must have a current BLS or obtain within 30 days of employment

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Medical Surgical Registered Nurse (RN)

Location: Texas-Houston-Park Plaza Hospital

Requisition ID: 26925-84169