Registered Nurse (RN) - Outpatient (SW Health Center) Fri-Sun 9A-9P

 
Position: Registered Nurse (RN) - Outpatient (SW Health Center) Fri-Sun 9A-9P

Job ID: 153116

Location: US-TX-Houston

Department: TCHPC - SOUTHWEST PEDIATRICS

Talent Area: Registered Nurse

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Shift: 9A - 9P

About Texas Children's Hospital

Texas Children’s Health Plan Founded in 1996, Texas Children’s Health Plan is the nation's first health maintenance organization (HMO) created just for children. We provide STAR/Medicaid and Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) to pregnant women, teens, children and adults in Houston and surrounding areas. Currently, the Health Plan has more than 375,000 members who receive care from our network of more than 1,100 primary care physicians, 3,200 specialists, and 70 hospitals. Texas Children's Health Plan is also the largest combined STAR/CHIP Managed Care Organization in the Harris County service area.   To join our community of 14,000+ dedicated team members, visit texaschildrenspeople.org for career opportunities. You can also learn more about our amazing culture at infinitepassion.org.   Texas Children’s is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants and employees are considered and evaluated for positions at Texas Children's without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status or any other protected Federal, State/Province or Local status unrelated to the performance of the work involved.

Summary:

We are searching for a Registered Nurse (RN) — someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you'll provide direct and telephone nursing care, health teaching, patient advocacy, coordination of care, and the coordination of services required for patients outside the clinical setting. We need someone who can provide family-centered care to a culturally diverse population in a manner that is age and developmentally appropriate.

 

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Responsibilities :

  • Assess patients
  • Coordinate the plans of care
  • Collaborate with the patient, family, and members of the health care team to establish desired outcomes and to meet immediate and future health care needs
  • Implement and evaluate plans of care
  • Educate patients, families, and the community
  • Demonstrate positive and effective interpersonal skills, communication, and customer service skills
  • Demonstrate the ability to manage time and resources in a cost-effective manner
  • Accountable for maintaining professional development of self and participate in development of others


Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing, Associate’s degree in Nursing, or other diploma in Nursing (Bachelor’s preferred)
  • Current licensure with the Board of Nursing for the state of Texas
  • AHA BLS certification
  • 1 year of professional nursing experience
  • Knowledge of nursing functions, basic anatomy and physiology, and diagnostic procedures
  • Ability to demonstrate and perform generic and unit-based/critical competencies


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