Registered Nurse (RN), Inpatient – Emergency Center – The Woodlands (Multiple Shifts)
Category : Healthcare Lets Go!
Location/City : TX - Houston
Id : 29618
We are searching for a Staff Nurse Inpatient who can work well in a fast-paced hospital environment. In this position youâ ll provide quality nursing care to patients by assessing, planning, educating, implementing, and evaluating age appropriate care in a manner that incorporates family centered principals and cost effective care.
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Job Duties & Responsibilities Performs and documents assessment of the patient/family including bio-physical, psychosocial, developmental (age-appropriate), cultural, spiritual, and environmental needs in an organized and systematic manner Collects and analyzes data from the medical record in order to coordinate patient care Identifies patientâ?'s needs pertaining to patient teaching, discharge planning, growth and development, nutritional screening, functional status, and pain management Re-prioritizes and updates plan of care based on new information and changes in the patientâ?'s condition; communicates this information to other health care team members and documents in the medical record Discusses the patientâ?'s plan of care with family and/or significant individuals and documents in the medical record as appropriate Evaluates and documents patientâ?'s response to the care provided and recognizes the patientâ?'s progress toward meeting the desired outcomes and discusses with the patient/family Formulates, implements, and documents individualized teaching plan based on patient/family assessment Serves as a patient/family advocate while caring for patients and collaborating with other health care team members Administers and documents medications and treatments in a timely manner Demonstrates willingness and ability to acquire new knowledge and utilize new skills needed to improve individual, team, and organizational performance
Requirements Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Associate Degree in Nursing, or Diploma in Nursing (Bachelor of Science in Nursing is preferred) Current licensure with the Board of Nursing for the State of Texas One (1) year of professional nursing experience Knowledge of the principals of biological, physical, and social science; observation, assessment, intervention, evaluation, care and counsel; health teaching of persons who are ill; health or prevention of illness Understanding of administration of medications or treatments and nursing practices
EOE - M/F/V/D