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RN I - Labor and Delivery February 2017 Internship

Job Ref: 25166

Talent Area: RN - Women's Services

Location:
Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital
Houston, TX 77070

Area/Department: Nursery-L&D M2NW

Employment Type: Regular

Job Type: Full-Time

Organization: Houston Methodist

Work Shift: NIGHT

Work Week: M - F, rotating weekends


Company Profile

Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital opened its doors to Northwest Houston in December 2000. In May 2010, a major expansion on the 52-acre campus doubled the size of the hospital, brining more expertise, more state-of-the-art technology and more specialized care to the community. With 251 licensed beds, 16 operating rooms and over 1,600 employees, Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital was specifically designed to provide comprehensive, personalized care for the community.


Job Summary

The RN I is a staff nurse, who as an entry level professional nurse demonstrates the ability to continuously progress in ability to care for increasingly complex patients. Professionals at this level function at the Novice to Advanced Beginner stages according to Benner’s model of clinical practice.  The RN I provides direct patient care and participates in unit initiatives and shared governance.  The RN I receives coaching from experienced Registered Nurses and benefits from their practice.

Labor and Delivery Internship Program

Start date February 2017

This residency program is for new grads

HOUSTON METHODIST EXPERIENCE EXPECTATIONS

Provide personalized care and service by consistently demonstrating our I CARE values:

INTEGRITY: We are honest and ethical in all we say and do.

COMPASSION: We embrace the whole person including emotional, ethical, physical, and spiritual needs.

ACCOUNTABILITY: We hold ourselves accountable for all our actions.

RESPECT: We treat every individual as a person of worth, dignity, and value.

EXCELLENCE: We strive to be the best at what we do and a model for others to emulate. 

Focuses on patient/customer safety

Delivers personalized service using HM Service Standards

Provides for exceptional patient/customer experiences by following our Standards of Practice of always using Positive Language (AIDET, Managing Up, Key Words)

Intentionally rounds with patients/customers to ensure their needs are being met

Involves patients (customers) in shift/handoff reports by enabling their participation in their plan of care as applicable to the given job

 

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS

Graduate of an accredited Nursing School

Bachelor's degree required

Must have passed NCLEX and provide proof prior to start date

 

EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

NA

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES AND REGISTRATIONS REQUIRED

  • Registered nurse with current Texas license
  • BLS must be approved by the American Heart Association
  • Other certifications as required by unit/service

 


Equal Employment Opportunity

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