HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) Emergency Room (ER) in Kingwood, Texas

Kingwood Medical Center–Kingwood, Texas

Registered Nurse (RN) – Emergency Room (ER) Shift: Part-time 7p-7a

The Emergency Room is a fully functional level III emergency services provider and is the EMS provider of choice in the area. It is a 24-hour provider of emergency and urgent care services. The care rendered reflects the availability of services provided by Kingwood Medical Center. The ED is accessible via with ambulance stretcher entrance, helipad and ambulatory patient access, and has 29 patient care treatment rooms in addition to a triage examination area. Medical and oversight leadership is provided by a qualified Medical Director board certified in Emergency Medicine. The services provided by the Emergency Department include, but are not limited to:

  • Nursing triage and assessment procedures

  • Cardiac emergency care and management

  • Pediatric emergency care and management

  • Orthopedic emergency care, management and procedures

  • Ear, nose and throat basic care, management and procedures

  • General medical emergency care, management and procedures

  • Trauma stabilization, wound care, suturing, and related management

  • Medications and intravenous fluid administration

  • Stroke emergency care and management

Kingwood Medical Center is currently looking for a Registered Nurse (RN) –Emergency Room (ER).

Responsibilities:

  • The registered nurse is responsible for coordinating the nursing care of assigned patients in the unit in order to provide quality patient care to patients in applicable age specific populations.

  • The registered nurse applies knowledge of the principles of growth and development.

  • Employee is responsible for knowledge and skill necessary to provide care based on physical, psychological, educational, safety and related criteria for the appropriate age populations.

  • According to established facility policies and procedures, the registered nurse provides and supplies professional nursing care exercising independent judgment in utilizing the nursing process to assess, plan, implement, and evaluate.

  • The registered nurse provides leadership by working cooperatively with ancillary nursing and other patient care team personnel in maintaining standards for professional nursing practice in the clinical setting.

  • Actual duties and responsibilities may vary depending on assigned area.

Qualifications:

  • Graduate from an accredited school of Nursing, BSN preferred

  • 2 or more years recent emergency room clinical experience as an RN preferred

  • Current RN licensure by Texas Board of Nursing or a Board of Nursing from a compact state.

  • Current BLS from the American Heart Association required

  • Current ACLS from the American Heart Association within 90 days of hire

  • Current PALS from the American Heart Association within 180 days of hire

  • Current TNCC from Emergency Nurses Association within 180 days of hire

Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Emergency Room (ER)

Location: Texas-Kingwood-Kingwood Medical Center - Kingwood

Requisition ID: 03198-73792