Catholic Health Initiatives RN-Emergency Department (7a-7p) Full Time in THE WOODLANDS, Texas
RN-Emergency Department (7a-7p) Full Time
The Woodlands Hospital
A primary and secondary care hospital serving North Harris and
Montgomery counties. Clinical services include cardiovascular services,
diagnostic imaging, women’s services (digital mammography and bone density
studies), neurosciences, pediatric care (Newborn and Level II nurseries) and
surgery, pathology and pulmonary services, and sleep disorders. Clinical
affiliations include The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center’s
Radiation Treatment Center, and Texas Children’s Hospital.
for the delivery of excellence in patient care through assessing, formulating
nursing diagnoses and establishing goals, planning and implementing
intervention and evaluating patient care outcomes. With the staff nurse's
professional practice he/she is responsible for participating in and
maintaining quality, cost effectiveness and guest relations.
Provide patient care in compliance with hospital policies and
procedures and the standards of professional nursing practice as defined by the
Board of Nurse Examiners for the State of Texas.
- Utilizes the nursing
process to ensure appropriate patient care is provided in a cost effective,
quality driven, and patient focused manner. Collects pertinent social,
psychological, developmental and spiritual data from the patient, significant
others and other health care team members.
- Performs as ongoing
assessment, formulates nursing diagnosis and goals, plans appropriate
interventions, and evaluates the outcome of the interventions.
documents in the patient and unit records according to written health system
standards of care in order to meet legal and quality patient care requirements.
- Provides appropriate
teaching and information to patients and families including information on Pain
Management, Nutrition, Skin Integrity, Fall prevention, Diabetes, Disease
Process, Smoking Cessation, and Discharge instructions.
commitment to the goals and values of the patient, Hospital, community and
nursing profession through cost containment measures, maintaining confidentiality,
appropriate ethical decision –making, and ensuring patient safety.
- Uses interventions
substantiated by research as appropriate in the patient population,
participates in research activities, identifies opportunities for research, and
collaborates with the Outcomes managers and department.
- Participates in
quality of care activities, evaluates the quality and the effectiveness of
nursing practice. Assists in collecting quality data, analyzes the data, and
formulates action plans to improve quality care.
Job Emergency Services
Primary Location TEXAS-THE WOODLANDS-ST LUKE WOODLANDS
Daily Schedule 7a-7p
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 72
Weekends Required Occasional
Req ID: 2016-R0080054