SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends) SCHEDULE: Full-time
Here at Methodist Healthcare, our everyday decisions are founded on compassion. Apply today and join a team that is dedicated to serving others in need.
We offer you a generous benefits package including:
Medical, Dental, Disability and Life Insurance
401 K Retirement
Flexible Spending Accounts
Paid Time Off
Employee Discount Program
Employee Stock Purchase Program
Student Loan Repayment
Sign-On and Relocation bonuses for qualified applicants
The Registered Nurse (RN) II is the patient and patient’s family advocate. The RN consistently applies and utilizes the nursing process, critical thinking skills, scientific judgment, technical skills, and leadership to independently deliver safe nursing care to patients. The RN collaborates with the patient care team to achieve quality patient outcomes. Communicates and utilizes interpersonal skills effectively and role models confidence and professionalism within nursing by active engagement in unit and organizational activities. Demonstrates team work, adaptability, and is a resource person to the patient care team. The RN is accountable for the quality of nursing care services delivered by self or others under their direction in accordance with the Texas Nurse Practice Act, hospital policies, and the Texas Board of Nursing rules for delegated nursing tasks (Chapter 224). Promotes a positive image of nursing and demonstrates team work and adaptability through consistently following the standards of Methodist Excellence.
Progressive Care Unit:
16 Bed Unit
Patient to Nurse Ratio: 3:1
Cares for high acuity M/S patients
Patient satisfaction is our #1 priority; our Patient Engagment Scores for our 1st quarter of existence were in the 94th percentile
The unit offers the "essential of Critical Care" orientation program
which expands your knowledge in the Progressive Care setting
and prepares you for certification.
Critical factors to your success include:
Applies nursing judgment through a thorough, systematic approach of applying the nursing process to include:
• Assessment: Conducts comprehensive, timely, and ongoing focused physical, psycho- social and pain assessments; includes assessment of patient education needs.
• Planning: Utilizes the assessment, identifies problems, makes nursing diagnoses, formulates goals, teaching plans and outcomes to create an individualized plan of care. Identifies individual patient goals, readiness to learn and incorporates family into the plan of care.
• Implementation: Prioritizes and implements a competent, prioritized and efficient nursing plan of care.
• Evaluation/Reassessment: Consistently conducts timely evaluation, anticipates and recognizes changes in patient conditions, determines when reassessments are needed and adjusts the plan of care as necessary. Compares expected and achieved outcomes of nursing care utilizing the plan of care.
You should be a graduate of an accredited diploma, associates, or baccalaureate degree nursing program. If you have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) or certification in your specialty area you will be considered more highly qualified and eligible for our RN III position.
You should possess your RN License to practice as a professional RN in the state of Texas or an Active Multi-State RN Compact License. If you have a Compact License you will be required to obtain a Texas RN License within 90 days of hire.
You should have a current BLS and ACLS certification
You should have 6 months of clinical experience as a licensed RN in the specialty area of hire.
Hospital Specialty and Transplant has been nationally recognized for its record
setting kidney, liver and pancreas transplant programs. It is home to the Texas
Transplant Institute and is the largest living donor kidney transplant program
in the US. According to the United Network of Organ Sharing database, the center
reached a major milestone in 2019 by performing 231 living donor kidney
transplants in a single year setting a new national record - that’s 65 more
transplants than the second center on the list.
addition to transplant care, Methodist Hospital Specialty and Transplant is a
full service hospital with over 260 beds that provides specialized services for
liver cancer care, hepatobiliary surgery, emergency care, weight loss surgery,
urology surgery, vascular surgery, inpatient rehabilitation, colorectal surgery
and behavioral health care. Our surgical expertise extends to robotics, with
four da Vinci surgical robots in use. It has been recognized as a Center of
Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Excellence from the American Society for
Bariatric Surgery since 2008. Our Sexual Assault Response Team provides a
compassionate environment for sexual assault survivors ages 13+, serving as a
model for hospitals and agencies all over the world. Specialty and Transplant
prides itself on providing the highest quality of patient care possible as
proven by their five consecutive Grade A scores from the Leapfrog’s Hospital
Safety Grade survey. For more information, please visit our website at
www.sahealth.com and select Methodist Hospital Specialty and Transplant under
If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review all applications. Highly qualified candidates will be directly contacted by a member of our team. We are actively interviewing so apply today!
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religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital
status, veteran status, or disability status.
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