HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) Wound Care in Houston, Texas
West Houston Medical Center – Houston, TX
Registered Nurse – Wound Care – Part Time
West Houston Medical Center has been offering exceptional care to the West Houston community for 30 years. With more than 1,200 members on our care team and 400 of the region's most talented doctors, we are able to provide nationally-recognized quality care.
Our hospital in Houston provides a wide range of services, several of which are nationally accredited or affiliated: * Bariatric/Weight Loss Surgery
Ear, Nose and Throat
Sleep Disorder Center
West Houston Medical Center is currently looking for a *Registered Nurse for its Wound Care Department. *This is a Part-time position.
Responsibilities: The Registered Nurse (RN) in the Wound Care Department will provide a comforting, safe and healing environment for patients and their families. The RN must be able to demonstrate advanced knowledge and skills in the care of his/her patients. Each department and service area may also require specialized skills. The delivery of care is based on criteria that is age appropriate and is based on the physical, psychosocial, cultural, safety and learning needs of the individual patient. The RN may rotate to other areas other than his/her normally assigned service area/s, and will perform only those duties for which he/she has demonstrated competency The RN performs duties consistent with his/her scope of practice and functions within the philosophy and overall plan of care delivery. The RN must have the capacity to foster a positive work environment, be professional and display positive support of the organization. The RN cares for patients across the lifespan, ranging in age from infant to geriatric.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
Current Registered Nurse License, current BLS certification, and other certification requirements to work in specialized departments.
Graduate of an Accredited School of Nursing; BSN desirable.
1 to 2 years’ acute care/ specialty nursing is desirable in wound care; able to articulate and demonstrate appropriate nursing theory and practice.
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Demonstrates good organizational skills. Provides safe and appropriate patient care. Displays appropriate judgment and problem solving skills. Communicates positively and professionally with all internal and external customers. Maintains patient confidentiality.
Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Wound Care
Location: Texas-Houston-West Houston Medical Center - Houston
Requisition ID: 00417-70503