Catholic Health Initiatives Staff RN - Medical ICU - Nights - Full time in SUGAR LAND, Texas
Staff RN - Medical ICU - Nights - Full time
SUGAR LAND HOSPITAL
An acute care
hospital offering medical and surgical services to the Fort Bend community.
Clinical services include heart and vascular, gastroenterology, neurosciences,
diagnostic imaging, women services, orthopedics, and surgical services
including the latest in robotic surgery technology, the da Vinci® Xi. The
hospital offers The University of Texas MD Anderson Regional Care Center on its
campus. Sugar Land Hospital is a Pink Ribbon Facility offering 3-D digital
mammography-one of only 100 sites in the United States.
Responsible for the delivery of excellence in patient care
through assessing, formulating nursing diagnoses and establishing goals,
planning and implementing intervention and evaluating patient care outcomes.
With the staff nurse's professional practice he/she Responsible for
participating in and maintaining quality, cost effectiveness and guest
relations. Provide patient care in
compliance with hospital policies and procedures and the standards of
professional nursing practice as defined by the Board of Nurse Examiners for
the State of Texas
1.Utilizes the nursing process to ensure appropriate patient
care is provided in a cost effective, quality driven, and patient focused
manner. Collects pertinent social, psychological, developmental and spiritual
data from the patient, significant others and other health care team
2.Performs as ongoing
assessment, formulates nursing diagnosis and goals, plans appropriate
interventions, and evaluates the outcome of the interventions.
3.Consistently documents in the patient and unit records
according to written health system standards of care in order to meet legal and
quality patient care requirements.
4.Provides appropriate teaching and information to patients
and families including information on Pain Management, Nutrition, Skin
Integrity, Fall prevention, Diabetes, Disease Process, Smoking Cessation, and
5.Demonstrates commitment to the goals and values of the
patient, Hospital, community and nursing profession through cost containment
measures, maintaining confidentiality, appropriate ethical decision –making,
and ensuring patient safety.
6.Uses interventions substantiated by research as
appropriate in the patient population, participates in research activities,
identifies opportunities for research, and collaborates with the Outcomes
managers and department.
7.Participates in quality of care activities, evaluates the
quality and the effectiveness of nursing practice. Assists in collecting
quality data, analyzes the data, and formulates action plans to improve quality
Education andLicensure Required:
Registered Nurse (RN)
At least 1 year of experience in ICU.
Job Nursing - RN
Primary Location TEXAS-SUGAR LAND-ST LUKE SUGAR LAND
Daily Schedule 7pm to 7am
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 72
Weekends Required Occasional
Req ID: 2017-R0119923