HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) Post Surgical (5 North) in Houston, Texas

_Park Plaza & Plaza Specialty Hospitals – Houston, TX_

_Registered Nurse- Medical Surgical (5 North)_

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_Shift: 7P-7A, 3 days a week, rotating weekends_

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Located adjacent to the Texas Medical Center,*Park Plaza Hospital *is a 65 bed hospital that offers the convenience of a community hospital with two distinct purposes. Since 1975, Park Plaza Hospital, a 444 bed hospital, has been offering complete medical services, including surgery as well as outpatient, imaging and rehabilitation. Plaza Specialty Hospital, a 65 bed 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 – Medical Surgical (5 North).*


_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

*Position Requirements *

  • Current licensure in Texas as a Registered Nurse.
  • Previous clinical nursing experience.
  • Current BLS issued by the American Heart Association

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Post Surgical (5 North)

Location: Texas-Houston-Park Plaza Hospital

Requisition ID: 26925-86863