Job Ref: 25169
Talent Area: RN - Cath Lab
Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital
Houston, TX 77070
Area/Department: Cardiac Cath Lab
Employment Type: Regular
Job Type: PRN
Organization: Houston Methodist
Days vary- includes one weekend per month
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.
The Cath Lab RN II is a staff nurse, who as an experienced clinician functions at the Competent stage of Benner's model of clinical practice. The RN II provides direct patient care effectively and efficiently to a patient team which may include patients with varied and complex needs. The RN II assumes leadership roles with progressive responsibility including but not limited to participating in or leading unit and shared governance initiatives, serving as charge nurse or preceptor to students or new employees, and possibly contributing to service line or hospital wide initiatives Duties and Responsibilities are cross-referenced to the hospital's Pillars of Excellence: People (providing direction and plans, leading and managing people, ICARE values) Service (patient/customer satisfaction, interpersonal effectiveness) Quality and Safety (making judgments and decisions) Finance (driving for performance excellence) Innovation and Growth (leading improvement and innovation, role-specific expertise)
To support department Saturday hours and take call 1 weekend per month
ADN accepted with requirement to be enrolled in BSN program within one year of hire date and graduated within two years of enrollment
BSN strongly preferred
2 years of cath lab procedure room experience
(Prefer Scrub experience)
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES AND REGISTRATIONS REQUIRED
Registered nurse with current Texas license
American Heart Association BLS required and ACLS upon hire.
Highly prefer CVRN or CCRN.
SPECIAL KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED
Must be able to perform skills and competencies as defined in orientation checklist and annual departmental competency checklist if applicable. Basic computer skills Must be able to write and speak effectively in English
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