HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) Cardiac Telemetry in Corpus Christi, Texas
_Corpus Christi Medical Center__– Corpus Christi, TX_ _Registered Nurse (RN) – 2 East – Cardiac/Telemetry_ Corpus Christi Medical Centeris a Health Care System including Bay Area, Doctors Regional, The Heart Hospital, Northwest Regional, Bayview Behavioral Hospital, Northshore Emergency Center, Northwest Behavioral Health Center and Radiation Oncology at Corpus Christi Cancer Center.
We are committed to the care and improvement of human life; constantly striving to deliver high quality, cost-effective healthcare. From caring for fragile newborns to complex cardiovascular patients, Corpus Christi Medical Center ensures the community receives the highest quality medical care available.
Corpus Christi Medical Centeris a 631-bed Health Care System offering a comprehensive scope of inpatient and outpatient medical, surgical and specialty services, including: * 24-hour Emergency Services * Bariatric Services * Behavioral Health Services * Cancer Diagnostics & Treatment * Cardiovascular Testing & Surgery * Diagnostic Imaging/MRI * Breast Diagnostic Center * Inpatient Rehabilitation * Neonatal Intensive Care Unit – Level I, II, III * Maternal and Neonatal Transport * Neurosurgical and Neurological Services * Orthopedic Services * Outpatient Cardiac Rehabilitation * Women’s Health Center
Corpus Christi Medical Centeris currently looking for aRegistered Nurse (RN) – 2 East – Cardiac/Telemetry.
_Responsibilities:_ * Perform direct patient care within the scope of the Registered Nurse Practice Act with emphasis on the cardiovascular service line * Use therapeutic communication in daily practice * Maintain a safe and therapeutic Telemetry environment * Implement and direct care, using the nursing process with emphasis on the needs of individual Telemetry patients * Evaluate the effectiveness of the nursing process * Provide emotional support of the patient and significant others to make informed choices regarding health care * Delegate tasks to the appropriate caregiver * Participate in cardiovascular department specific initiatives and process improvement * Promote a supportive Telemetry environment * Provide supervision of new employees, patient care assistant, vocational nurses, nurse technicians, student nurses and/or nurse externs * Maintain high quality (age specific) care for adolescent, adult and geriatric patients as assigned * Support the mission, vision and values of the organization
_Qualifications:_ * Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing * Current license by the Board of Nurse Examiners for the State of Texas * Current CPR certification * ACLS required or within a minimum of one year employment. * Acute care experience within last 5 years required
Job: *Nursing - Professional
Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Cardiac Telemetry
Location: Texas-Corpus Christi-Corpus Christi Medical Center
Requisition ID: 08298-8506