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Registered Nurse (RN) Full-time- South Houston

VITAS Type Full time Posted 12/11/2013
Salary - n/a - Starts 4/23/2014
TX - Texas (All) - Houston Referral - n/a -    

Registered Nurse (RN) Full-time- South Houston

Job ID: 2013-23791
Location: Houston
Min. Exp.(Yrs): 2
Category: Nursing

The VITAS Nurse is a member of the interdisciplinary team and is the pivotal person in identifying the physical, psychological, social and spiritual needs of the patient and family.  Responsible for initiating the appropriate intervention and support for the patient and family upon admission to VITAS and provides a continuously appropriate, comprehensive and responsive plan of care.

 

 

Our RNs may be placed in inpatient units, skilled nursing facilities, assisted living facilities, retirement centers and home care.

 

Appy below if you are interested infull-timeopportunities.  This is a full-timeRegistered Nurse position.  For part-time and prn/per-diem opportunities, please see our other openings.

Qualifications:
  • Qualified candidates must possess a minimum of  two (2) years experience as a Registered Nurse within the last five (5) years.
  • Minimum of two (2) years experience in hospice, medical/surgical or home health preferred.
  • The full-time Registered Nurse will work with an interdisciplinary team of clinicians providing patient care on designated teams in the greater Houston area.
  • Must be able to rotate on-call responsibilities at night and on weekends with other team members as needed--covering patient care throughout the Houston metroplex.
  • Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse where the VITAS program is located.
  • Reliable transportation with appropriate insurance coverage.  Mileage reimbursement provided.

 

 

Education:
  • Completion of course study as required to acquire TX RN state licensure.
  • ADN required.
Special Instructions to Candidates:
EOE/AA
M/F/D/V