Registered Nurse (RN) Radiology, West Campus

 
Position: Registered Nurse (RN) Radiology, West Campus

Job ID: 157415

Location: US-TX-Houston

Department: WC DI NURSING

Talent Area: Registered Nurse

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Shift: Mon- Fri – 9am – 5pm - 4 10 hour shifts

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.   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 Staff Nurse, Inpatient - someone who works well in a fast-paced hospital setting. In this position, you’ll provide nursing care to patients receiving a diagnostic imaging study by ensuring patient comfort and safety while collaborating with the Radiology staff to optimize patient throughput.

 

Think you’ve got what it takes?



Responsibilities :

  • Assesses patient prior to the initiation of sedation
  • Initiates sedation and monitors patient during course of the Radiologic examination or intervention
  • Recovers patient from sedation and/or interventional procedure
  • Collaborates with the team members of the various modalities in achieving completion of intervention or diagnostic examination
  • Educates patient and family to the intervention or diagnostic examination and discharge care
  • Demonstrates commitment to team, flexibility, professional, interpersonal, communication, critical thinking, and customer service skills
  • Manages time and resources in a cost-effective manner
  • Maintains professional development of self and participates in development of others
  • Participates in achieving hospital/unit goals


Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in nursing or other degree in nursing with acceptance or current enrollment in a BSN program and signed agreement
  • Current licensure with the Board of Nursing for the State of Texas and current BLS certification is required
  • 1 year of professional nursing experience
  • The ability to demonstrate positive and appropriate interpersonal skills, good time and resource management skills, flexibility, strong oral and written communication skills, knowledge of unit-specific equipment, and knowledge of the nursing process, critical thinking skills, PALS, ACLS and interdisciplinary collaboration
  • Experience preferred PACU, ICU, ER, or Radiology strongly preferred


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