This posting is for all availble ICU positions. During the initial phone screen we will determine what unit are interested and send applications accordingly.
Nursing process which includes assessment of patients, planning patient care, implementation, basic RN skills, unit specific skills, patient teaching and evaluation.
Medication Administration: administers medication correctly including calculations of dosages, verifies correct patient, drug, dose, and correct line and is able to verbalize basic understanding of drug actions.
Proficiency and productivity: must be able to adjust to varying workloads, cleans work area, organizes work and complete assignments during shift.
Safety issues: adheres to all safety / legal requirements established by this facility.
Professional growth and development: attends all mandatory hospital and departmental in-services.
Acquires and maintains current knowledge in nursing practice.
Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing. Minimum requirement is an Associate Degree in Nursing; Bachelor's degree is preferred.
Must be licensed as Registered Nurse with the State of Texas, with 1 year RN bedside experience
CPR Certification through the American Heart Associate or American Red Cross
ACLS must be obtained with 6 weeks
TNCC must be obtained within 1 year
Experience as a Registered Nurse in an acute care setting is preferred; Critical Care experience is highly preferred
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.