Charge Nurse (RN) Observation Unit (DOU)

Location
Tomball, Texas
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Nov 14, 2017
Closes
Dec 20, 2017
Ref
26910-87324
Contract Type
Permanent

Tomball Regional Medical Center - Tomball, TX

An HCA affiliated Hospital

Charge Nurse (RN) - Observation Unit (DOU).

Since 1976, Tomball Regional Medical Center (TRMC)
 has provided quality healthcare to the communities we serve including emergency care, labor and delivery, a level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), general surgery, cardiology, pulmonary medicine, acute inpatient rehabilitation, sports medicine, physical therapy, orthopedics, outpatient testing, wound care and many others. Our 150-acre campus and 191 bed hospital also features designated specialty centers: the Heart Center, the Tomball Regional Medical Center Wound and Hyperbaric Center, and Texas Sports Medicine Center.

  

 

Tomball Regional Medical Center
 is currently looking for a Charge Nurse (RN) -Observation Unit (DOU).

 

POSITION SUMMARY
:

The registered nurse is responsible for coordinating the nursing care of assigned patients in the Unit in order to provide quality patient care to patients in applicable age specific populations (see addendum).  The RN applies knowledge of the principles of growth and development.  Employee is responsible for knowledge and skill necessary to provide care based on physical, psychological, educational, safety and related criteria for the appropriate age populations.  According to established facility policies and procedures, the registered nurse provides and supplies professional nursing care exercising independent judgment in utilizing the nursing process to assess, plan, implement, and evaluate.  The RN provides leadership by working cooperatively with ancillary nursing and other patient care team personnel in maintaining standards for professional nursing practice in the clinical setting.  Actual duties and responsibilities may vary depending on assigned area.