Do you want to be appreciated Daily? Are Nurses are celebrated for being on the front line, empathetic for patients. Here at Methodist Metropolitan our Nurses set us apart from any other healthcare provider. We are seeking an Inpatient Rehab Nurse to join our team. Apply today and join a team that is dedicated to serving others in need.
We are seeking Rehabilitation Nurses for Metropolitan Methodist Hospital to ensure we continue to provide all patients with high quality, efficient care.
We are an amazing team that works hard to support each other and are seeking a phenomenal addition like you who feels patient care is as meaningful as we do. We want you to apply now!
What You Will Do In Your Role:
You will consistently apply your Nursing assessments and nursing process, critical thinking skills, scientific judgment, technical skills and leadership to independently deliver safe nursing care to patients.
You will collaborate with the patient care team to provide medications with appropriate interventions and providing a plan for pain relief.
You will provide communication, confidence, and professionalism as evidenced by active engagement in unit and organizational activities
You will Encourage & Cheer you patients on to success.
You will reinforce OT/PT/ Speech strategies for independence.
You will demonstrate teamwork, adaptability, and serving as a resource to the patient care team.
You will have accountability for delivering quality nursing care services and for promoting a positive image of nursing
And Learn, Learn, Learn!
Methodist Rehab Unit Highlights
Patient to Nurse Ratio, 6:1
Patient to PCT Ratio 12:1
Our Rehabilitation program offers comprehensive, individualized services for patients recovering from serious injuries or illness. This includes but is not limited to stroke, neurological disorders, brain or spinal cord injuries, amputation, trauma injuries, and complex orthopedic cases. Our goal is to get our patients functioning independently so they can go home and live life!
We get to know our patients! Length of stay is usually 13-14 days. We enjoy making that connection with our patients and have plenty of opportunities to do so!
Jack of all trades - our patient population is so varied! We take care of post-heart transplants, LVAD patients, oncology patients, cardiac patients, dialysis patients, medical –surgical patients and even post-lung transplants!
Opportunities to use our skills - we develop skills in maintaining central lines, permacaths, PICCS, etc. We also perform I&O caths, place/remove
Team environment where we all work together to achieve our patients’ goals! Ongoing collaboration with occupational therapy, physical therapy, and speech therapy, attending physician, and Rehab physician.
We provide a positive, supportive, and nurturing environment where staff and patients thrive!
What qualifications you will need:
Graduate of an accredited diploma, associates, or baccalaureate degree registered nursing program.
Minimum of six (6) months of clinical experience as a licensed Registered Nurse
Current Registered Nurse License in the State of Texas or Multi-State Compact License (Employees with RN Compact License are required to obtain Texas RN License within 90 days of hire date)
Current American Heart Association BLS Certification
Our Registered Nurses have access to a variety of resources to help you reach your goals including:
A comprehensive orientation process
Valuable mentorship from specialty specific educators
Caring for a large population of neuro patients (strokes, brain injury) and surgical patients
Inpatient Rehab is an extremely rewarding field where the nurses get to see what happens after a patient is discharged from the hospital – they get to see the impossible become possible!
The leadership on the unit is knowledgeable, supportive, and engaged.
Leadership development programs
State-of-the-art units equipped with the latest technologies in patient care
Methodist Hospital opened in 1963 as the first hospital in the now internationally acclaimed South Texas Medical Center. With over 800 beds, Methodist Hospital offers a broad range of specialties including cardiology, oncology, bone marrow transplants, emergency medicine, neurosciences, maternity care, gynecology and orthopedics. We are proud to be the largest provider of the lifesaving ECMO Program in San Antonio, are home to the largest robotics program in the world, and our Adult Blood Cancer and Stem Cell Transplant unit has become the first program to receive FACT Accreditation in North America.
As the flagship hospital, and most comprehensive medical care facility of Methodist Healthcare, we appreciate the support and recognition we receive from the community. We’ve recently been named the No.1 Best Regional Hospital by the U.S. News and World Report for 2019-20. We pride ourselves on providing the highest quality of care possible for our patients, which is proven by our consecutive Grade A Leapfrog Hospital Safety scores. In addition, Methodist Hospital not only received a Primary Stroke Center designation from The Joint Commission, but has also received a Comprehensive Stroke Center Certification from DNV GL Healthcare, designating the facility as offering the most advanced stroke treatment available in a given geographic area. For more information, please visit our website at www.sahealth.com and select Methodist Hospital under Locations.
If you find this opportunity to improve the lives of our patients compelling, we encourage you to apply and learn more about how we can work together in “Serving Humanity to Honor God”.