Primarily responsible for providing professional nursing care within the assigned unit. Coordinates plan of care with the patient, their family and the interdisciplinary team. Ensures appropriate resources to all internal/external customers. Responsible for carrying out the mission, vision and quality commitment of Houston Healthcare.
Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing. One (1) year med/surg. Residency or Fellowship programs may apply depending on department and experience.
Current RN licensure by the Georgia State Board of Nursing. Current AHA-BLS certification. Current AHA ACLS certification or obtained within nine (9) months of hire. Completion of the Rhythm Interpretation Course CLEP test or classroom course or obtained within 3 months. CPT training within 9 months of hire. NIHSS (National Institute of Health Stroke Scale) or obtained within three (3) months of hire.
Must be able to utilize standard office equipment. Must be able to utilize diagnostic equipment as well as patient care equipment. Must be able to utilize personal protective equipment such as gloves, gown, mask, etc
Successful candidates will be subject to criminal background and drug screens. EOE/AA/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled