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

Kingwood Medical Center–Kingwood, Texas

Registered Nurse (RN) – Pediatric Emergency Department

The most advanced hospital services available in the Houston area are right in your own backyard at Kingwood Medical Center a 382 bed hospital. As part of the nationwide HCA Healthcare system, Kingwood patients have access to advanced medical care and physicians trained at top hospitals. HCA and Kingwood Medical Center also provide the communities of Northeast Houston, Humble, New Caney and Cleveland, Texas with education and outreach programs.

Our doctors, nurses and staff are committed to preserving and extending the health of our patients. Here are just a few ways we show that commitment:

  • 24-hour emergency room

  • Innovative and customized cardiovascular services, including heart and vascular surgery

  • State of the art imaging and endoscopy services for more accurate diagnosis and treatment plans

  • Inpatient rehab for physical recovery from stroke, trauma, orthopedic injuries and more

  • Neurosciences program including our Joint-Commission-accredited Primary Stroke Center and the Sleep Center of Excellence

  • Women’s Center and pediatric services with access to pediatric specialists 24/7

    The Pediatric Emergency Department - provides emergency and urgent care services from 8 A.M. until Midnight. The care rendered reflects the availability of services provided by Kingwood Medical Center. The Pediatric Emergency Department is equipped with ambulatory patient access, and has 11 patient care treatment rooms.

    The services provided by the Emergency Department include, but are not limited to:

  • Nursing triage and assessment procedures

  • 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

  • Illness care and management

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

    Responsibilities:

  • The Pediatric Emergency RN is responsible for coordinating the nursing care of pediatric patients presenting to the ED in order to provide safe efficient age specific nursing care to patients/families using the nursing process in order to assist them to attain, maintain, regain, and sustain optimal health status.

  • Employee will be responsible for knowledge and skill necessary to provide care based on physical, psychological, educational, safety and related criteria for the neonate, infant, adolescent, and adult population.

  • Implements the nursing process by delivering effective relationship based nursing care.

  • Demonstrates technical skills in care delivery that result in safe practice and positive care outcomes.

  • Demonstrates clear communication and effective collaboration to optimize patient care and clinical operations.

  • Develops self and contributes to the professional practice of nursing.

  • Displays leadership that influences optimal clinical and operational outcomes.

  • Displays the mission of the hospital and its values.

  • Bachelor's of Nursing Degree required

  • 2 or more years recent clinical experience in Pediatric Nursing with Emergency Nursing 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 PALS from the American Heart Association required

  • Current ENPC certification within 180 days of hire

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Registered Nurse (RN) - Pediatric Emergency Room

Location: Texas-Kingwood-Kingwood Medical Center - Kingwood

Requisition ID: 03198-96302