Registered Nurse (RN) Medical Surgical (Med Surg)
Company: HCA Houston Pearland
Posted on: May 9, 2022
SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)
Do you have the career opportunities you want in your current role?
We have an exciting opportunity for you to join the nation's
largest provider of healthcare services as a Registered Nurse -
Medical Surgical Unit
We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including
competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth
opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do
excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical,
dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement,
employee discount program, student loan repayment and employee
stock purchase program. We would love to talk to you about this
HCA Houston Healthcare Pearland - Pearland, Texas
Registered Nurse - Medical Surgical Unit
As a vital member of the HCA Healthcare System, HCA Houston
Healthcare Pearland which offers 33 licensed beds and shares the
strength of more than 165 hospitals across the United States and
England, including The Woman's Hospital of Texas and HCA Healthcare
The hospital is affiliated with HCA Houston Healthcare, part of the
HCA Healthcare Gulf Coast Division. The division is a comprehensive
network of hospitals, outpatient surgery centers, emergency centers
and diagnostic imaging facilities in greater Houston, Corpus
Christi and South Texas. Facilities include: 17 hospitals, nine
ambulatory care centers, 13 off-campus emergency centers, and a
regional transfer center.
What you will do in this role:
Communication Skills: Verbal (with patients, families, grieving
persons)[Use of SBAR when dealing with physicians and their
offices, interdepartmental communication] Written (documentation of
patient care) Telephone (Pertaining to etiquette including HIPAA
Physical Assessment of the Adult with acute and chronic illness,
Infection Control Issue/Safety.
Proficiency in IV starts & ability to access implanted ports.
Administration of Medications - knowledge of commonly utilized
medications/proficiency with IV push medications, initiation and
management of PCA infusion.
Aseptic Technique with regard to wounds, surgical sites, and
Management of airways - oxygen set-up (nasal cannula, ventimask,
NRB, trach collar, BIPAP, Suctioning (oral, Nasal and tracheal),
and tracheotomy care.
Management of the patient in cardiac and respiratory arrest.
Management of the patient with decubitus: staging, selection of
surface, and encourages mobility.
Management of drains (NG, OG, and PEG, chest tube,
Obtains consents (surgical, chemotherapy etc), prepares patients
for procedures (including boarding pass, etc) such as Endoscopy,
Cardiac Catheterizations, Bronchoscopy, Thoracentesis (Especially
at bedside), MRI/MRA.
Management of blood transfusions - obtains consents, blood
justifications forms and refusal for blood transfusions. Monitors
for transfusion reactions.
Management of the Peritoneal dialysis patient.
What qualification you will need:
Current RN licensure issued by the Texas Board of Nurse
Current BLS certification from the American Heart Association
Minimum of 1 year current/recent Med/Surg experience required.
Graduate of an Accredited School of Nursing.
American Red Cross or America Heart Association Basic Life
Support Course (BLS or BCLS) and Certification
American Red Cross or American Heart Association Advanced
Life Support Course (ALS or ACLS) and Certification
HCA Healthcare ranks on Fortune's list of Most Admired Companies
for three consecutive years and HCA ranks 63rd on the fortune 500
list. In addition Ethisphere named HCA as one of the World's Most
Ethical Companies. We want you to join our tradition of excellence.
Intrigued? We'd love to hear from you.
If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply.
We promptly review all applications. If you are highly qualified
you will hear from one of our recruiters. We are actively
interviewing so apply today!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our
company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion,
color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital
status, veteran status, or disability status.
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