MD Anderson Cancer Center Clinical Nurse - Neuro / Rehab Unit (7p-7a) in Houston, Texas
Clinical Nurse - Neuro / Rehab Unit (7p-7a)
Location: United States, Texas, Houston, Houston (TX Med Ctr) at https://mdanderson.referrals.selectminds.com/jobs/4917/other-jobs-matching/location-only
Nursing at https://mdanderson.referrals.selectminds.com/landingpages/nursing-opportunities-at-md-anderson-cancer-center-7
Nursing 8P 502600
Requisition #: 109356
Clinical Nurse position on our Neuro / Rehab Unit. Ideal candidate must have a BSN with a current TX RN license and a minimum of 18 months clinical nursing experience.
The Neuro / Rehab Unit at MD Anderson provide patient focused care through a multidisciplinary team approach. Quality and patient outcomes are at the heart of our practice. The Neuro / Rehab Unit team participates in Evidence Based Practice, unit and hospital based committees, and local and national conferences.
Shift: 7pm -7am
This position may expect the incumbent to:
Work 4 weekend shifts per month (28 days)
There are five 12-hr weekend shifts beginning Friday at 7pm and ending Monday at 7am.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Accountable for the management and provision of patient care in assigned area. Assesses patient's needs for nursing care and multidisciplinary team. Collaborates with physicians, other services, patient and patient's family to plan care and evaluate outcomes. Improves practice by integrating results and theories of research studies. Participates in data collection for current studies. Demonstrates clinical competency and compassion in providing care, using technology, administering medications, performing procedures and managing emergencies. Documents care according to established standards. Accesses, inputs and retrieves information from computer systems. Assures continuity of care through appropriate discharge planning, patient education and coordination of services. Acts as a patient and family advocate in order to uphold patient rights. Trains, coaches and assists team members to ensure optimum patient care and efficient use of resources.
Graduation from an accredited school of professional nursing.
Two years relevant clinical nursing experience.
Current State of Texas Professional Nursing license (RN).
Certification in oncology or specialty practice area.
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