HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse - Surgical ICU (RN SICU) in Houston, Texas

_Houston Northwest Medical Center - Houston, Texas_

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_Registered Nurse (RN) – Surgical ICU_

_Shift: Nights_

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 Northwest Medical Center operates two urgent care centers

Houston Northwest Medical Center *is currently accepting applications for *Registered Nurse (RN) – Surgical ICU 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 - Surgical ICU (RN SICU)

Location: Texas-Houston-Houston Northwest Medical Center

Requisition ID: 26920-85410