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

Houston Northwest Medical Center - Houston, Texas

**Registered Nurse (RN) – Medical Surgical Unit.

**Shift: PRN


Since 1973, Houston Northwest Medical Center has been providing comprehensive healthcare to the North Houston communities. The hospital is known for its maternity and women’s services, including a Level II Neonatal ICU, and for its cardiac care as well as bariatric and diabetes programs. In addition to its hospital emergency room, Houston North West Medical Center operates two urgent care centers

Houston Northwest Medical Center is currently accepting applications for **Registered Nurse (RN) – Medical Surgical Unit.

Responsibilities:

  • Collects and analyzes data in order to identify expected outcomes for the medical/surgical patients

  • Developing and prioritizes the plan of care to attain measurable goals

  • Implements the interventions identified and evaluates the results.

  • Identifies educational needs, implements and evaluates learning and documents patient/family education

  • Demonstrates critical thought and judgment in the delivery of care related to medical/surgical patients

  • Manages acute and chronic pain on all patients, but especially post procedure or surgical patients to assist in alleviating suffering and improving healing

  • Delivers medications based upon continual assessment, safety and evaluation of patient response

  • Evaluates and enhances own nursing practice in relation to professional nursing standards.

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing.

  • Current registration with the Board of Nurse Examiners for the State of Texas.

  • Current licensure by the State of Texas

  • Current CPR certification

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Registered Nurse (PRN) Medical Surgical Unit

Location: Texas-Houston-Houston Northwest Medical Center

Requisition ID: 26920-84078