HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse - Medical Unit in Kingwood, Texas
_Kingwood Medical Center__–__Kingwood, Texas_ _Registered Nurse (RN) – Medical Unit_ _Schedule: Full Time, Days_
TheMedical Unitis 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 Centeris currently looking for aRegistered 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
Title: Registered Nurse - Medical Unit
Location: Texas-Kingwood-Kingwood Medical Center - Kingwood
Requisition ID: 03198-71571