HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) Critical Care Unit (CCU) in Webster, Texas

Clear Lake Regional Medical Center – Webster, TX

/ An HCA Affiliated Hospital /

Registered Nurse (RN) – Critical Care Unit (CCU)

Clear Lake Regional Medical Center , where sophisticated, world-class medicine meets the comfort, care, and convenience of a community hospital. For more than 40 years, Clear Lake Regional Medical Center has been providing high-quality, cost-effective, comprehensive healthcare to the Bay Area Houston region.

Some of the services provided at Clear Lake Regional Medical Center include :

  • Breast Diagnostic Center

  • Cancer care

  • Diabetes management

  • Level III emergency department

  • ACR-accredited imaging center

  • One-on-one therapy

  • Neuroscience and neurology

  • Minimally-invasive and robotic surgery

  • Wound treatment center

  • Women’s and Children’s Center

    Clear Lake Regional Medical Center , a/ Top Performer on Joint Commission Key Qualities/, opened its doors in 1972. Today, we have approximately 2,000 staff members and 900 physicians in multiple specialties – more talent and experience than any other hospital in the region.

    Clear Lake Regional Medical Center is looking for a Registered Nurse (RN) – Critical Care Unit (CCU)

    Medical Crisis, Triage Room, Intensive Care Unit, ICU, Stroke Unit, Cardiovascular Unit, CVU, Trauma Unit

    The 14-bed, CCU provides critical care services to adult and geriatric patient populations

    RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating care for assigned patients.

  • Responsible for meeting the Standards of Practice for the ICU and managing all assigned personnel, supplies and equipment.

  • Participates in activities to plan, measure, assess and improve the quality of patient care.

  • Responds to Code Blue situations and implements life-saving measures per ACLS protocol.

  • Interprets ECG rhythm strips and evaluates 12-lead ECG’s.

  • Monitors and titrates IV vasoactive, antiarrhythmic and other special drugs.

  • Assists with insertion of invasive lines.

  • Monitors invasive pressures.

  • Draws blood from arterial, CVP and other invasive lines.

  • Assesses critically ill patients on an ongoing manner, per P&P.

  • Accompanies and monitors patients going to other department for tests/procedures.

  • May accompany patients in transport during inter-facility transfers.

  • Assumes the responsibility of charging the unit as needed.

    QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Graduate of an accredited School of Professional Nursing is required. B.S. Nursing preferred

  • Prior ICU experience preferred.

  • Current Texas or compact state licensure with State Board of Nurse Examiners

    o Current BCLS certification from the American Heart Association required.

    o ACLS certification within sixs months of hire.

    o CCRN certification within 2-years of hire preferred.

    o NIHSS certification within 6 months of hire, unless currently certified then needs to be maintained annually.

    o 8 hours of acute stroke education annually.

    We offer a generous compensation package including:

    Vacation, 401k, Employee Stock Purchase Plan.

    Dental, vision, life and disability insurance, wellness resources and flexible spending accounts,

    along with other voluntary benefit options and programs.

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Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Critical Care Unit (CCU)

Location: Texas-Webster-Clear Lake Regional Medical Center- Webster

Requisition ID: 01533-98439