About Texas Children's Hospital
Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus is Houston’s first community hospital designed, built and equipped exclusively for children in one of the city’s most rapidly growing communities in the area from Sugar Land to Bryan-College Station, Texas. Located at I-10 and Barker Cypress, our 515,007-square-foot hospital houses the only 24/7 pediatric emergency room in the Greater West Houston area, four operating rooms, 16-bed pediatric intensive care unit, 46 acute care beds, advanced imaging services including MRI and CT scans, a neurophysiology sleep lab, a pathology lab and a full-scale pharmacy.
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We are searching for a Service Coordinator – someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you’ll support excellence in clinical practices and the care of patients in accordance with their developmental stages. As our Service Coordinator, you will help in the daily operations of the service by assisting the Managers by promoting the development of other nursing professionals, demonstrating clinical expertise, and implementation of the departmental standards of nursing practice.
Think you’ve got what it takes?
- Collects data from patient, family, laboratory, and other medical reports according to guidelines as documented on the Preoperative/Holding Area Assessment form
- Completes nursing assessment of the patient/family including biological, psychological, age appropriate developmental, environmental, cultural, and spiritual needs in an organized and systematic manner as documented on the Preoperative/Holding Area Assessment and Intraoperative Nursing Record as observed by the supervisor
- Documents assessment including patient needs or other clinical judgements according to Operating Room Standards of Practice and Protocols
- Develops a plan of care based upon the nursing assessment reflecting the biophysical, psychological, age appropriate developmental, environmental, cultural, and spiritual needs of the patient as observed by the supervisor
- Facilitates the coordination of the surgical team (Scrub Nurse, Surgeon, and Anesthesiologist) as documented on the Intraoperative Nursing Record
- Determines which standard of care and/or practice apply to the patient as observed by the supervisor
- Formulates, implements, and documents individual teaching plans based on patient/family assessment as observed by supervisor
- Considers developmental age in approach to and preparation of child
- Accountable for the coordination of the specialty services
- Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing, preferred
- Current permit of registration with the Board of Nurse Examiners for the State of Texas
- Two (2) years of operating room experience
- The ability to demonstrate and perform generic and unit-based competencies including the specific care of age and diagnosis appropriate patients
- Demonstrate positive interpersonal skills
- Utilize time and resources in a cost effective manner
- Demonstrate flexibility; demonstrate good verbal and written communication skills
- Delegation, operates various medical/surgical equipment
- Utilize a personal computer to include word processing and basic office equipment
- Demonstrated competence in the service
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