Registered Nurse (RN) Medical Surgical (5 North)

Location
Houston, Texas
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Nov 14, 2017
Closes
Dec 18, 2017
Ref
26925-86860
Specialty
Med / Surg
Contract Type
Permanent
Park Plaza & Plaza Specialty Hospitals - Houston, TX
 

Registered Nurse- Medical Surgical (5 North)



Shift: 7P-7A, 3 days a week, rotating weekends



Located adjacent to the Texas Medical Center, Park Plaza and Plaza Specialty Hospitals offer the convenience of a community hospital with two distinct purposes. Since 1975, Park Plaza Hospital has been offering complete medical services, including surgery as well as outpatient, imaging and rehabilitation. Plaza Specialty Hospital, a hospital within a hospital, has been providing long-term acute care to those needing prolonged hospitalization and recovery since 1994.

 

Park Plaza/Plaza Specialty Hospital
is currently looking for a Registered Nurse - Medical Surgical (5 North).

 

Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrates proficient knowledge regarding operation of patient-related equipment
  • Demonstrates proficiency in performance of job-related technical skills
  • Demonstrates current knowledge of medications, actions, contraindications, and adverse reactions.
  • Consistently attends and actively participates in unit meeting
  • Serves as a participant on Nursing service committees and/or unit projects
  • Accountable for maintaining and improving own professional nursing knowledge/competence through establishment of personal goals and continuous self-development
  • Uses job knowledge/proficiency of skills to successfully assist in orientation of new employees
  • Ensures personal safety and the safety of patients and visitor
  • Includes principles of infection control in nursing care implementation
  • Keeps self-informed of various changes and concerns through the use of Meditech, communication books, etc.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of Patient safety goals.
  • Completes other duties assigned


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