Registered Nurse (RN), Outpatient - Orthopedic Surgery - The Woodlands (8a - 5p)

 
Position: Registered Nurse (RN), Outpatient - Orthopedic Surgery - The Woodlands (8a - 5p)

Job ID: 137712

Location: US-TX-The Woodlands

Department: WOO ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY

Talent Area: Registered Nurse

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Shift: 8am-5pm

About Texas Children's Hospital

Scheduled to open in 2017, Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands is a 548,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art free-standing pediatric hospital designed, equipped and staffed exclusively to treat children and adolescents in The Woodlands and counties throughout Greater North Houston such as Montgomery, Walker, Grimes, Liberty, Harris, Polk, San Jacinto and Hardin counties. Our new facility will include 25 emergency center rooms, 32 acute rooms, 28 critical care rooms, 12 radiology rooms and 4 operating rooms. We will also offer inpatient and outpatient pediatric care in more than 25 specialties including: cancer, cardiology, neurology, orthopedics, diabetes and endocrinology, urology, sports medicine, gastroenterology and nutrition, pediatric surgery, plastic surgery, otolaryngology, allergy and immunology, dermatology, adolescent medicine and physical rehabilitation. Outpatient care areas are scheduled to open in fall 2016.   To join our community of 13,000 dedicated team members, visit texaschildrenspeople.org for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at infinitepassion.org.

Summary:

We are searching for an Outpatient Staff Nurse - someone who works well in a fast-paced hospital setting. In this position, you’ll provide direct and telephone nursing care, health teaching, patient advocacy, supervision and coordination of care given by others, and the coordination of services required for patients outside the ambulatory care setting in a manner that is age and developmentally appropriate.

 

Think you’ve got what it takes?



Responsibilities :

  • Assesses patients
  • Plans process of care
  • Implements plan of care
  • Evaluates plan of care
  • Educates patients, families, and community
  • Demonstrates positive and effective interpersonal skills, communication, and customer service skills
  • Demonstrates the ability to manage time and resources for a typical patient assignment in a cost effective manner
  • Functions as Patient Care Coordinator
  • Remains current in unit/hospital information


Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Associate Degree in Nursing, or Diploma in Nursing (Bachelor of Science in Nursing is preferred)
  • Current licensure with the Board of Nursing for the State of Texas
  • 1 year of professional nursing experience
  • Knowledge of nursing functions, basic anatomy/physiology, and diagnostic procedures
  • Ability to demonstrate and perform generic and unit-based/critical competencies including the specific care of age and diagnosis appropriate for patients
  • Ability to demonstrate positive interpersonal skills
  • Ability to utilize time and resources in a cost effective manner
  • Ability to demonstrate flexibility and good verbal/written communication skills
  • Ability to perform delegation
  • Ability to operate basic medical equipment and read/analyze basic medical equipment
  • Ability to utilize a personal computer to include word processing and basic office equipment

Preferred:

  • Orthopedic Experience


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