HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) - Day Surgery in Pasadena, Texas
_Bayshore Medical Center - Pasadena, Texas_
_Registered Nurse (RN) – Day Surgery_ __
_Responsibilities:_ * Responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating care for patients admitted for surgical or diagnostic procedures in the Day Surgery Unit. This includes gathering history information, performing physical assessments, reconciling medication throughout the patient’s length of stay. * Responsible for meeting the Standards of Practice and managing all assigned personnel, supplies, and equipment of assigned unit. * Participates in activities to plan, measure, assess, and improve the quality of patient care. * Responsible for pre and postoperative care of surgery patient in all surgical specialties. * Assists the physician with procedures on the Day Surgery Unit. * Carries out or assists ancillary services with diagnostic procedures such as Cortisone Stimulation Testing, Tensilon testing, or Therapeutic Phlebotomy * Prepares patients for special procedures in Interventional Radiology. * Administers intravenous infusions and injections, based on doctor orders, on selected patients including but not limited to: antibiotics, iron infusions, steroids, Remicaide, blood and blood products, Rhogam, Procrit, and Neupogen. * Responsible for patient/family education throughout the Day Surgery and Infusion Center stay. * Assumes the responsibility of charging the department, as needed. * Supports the mission, goals, and objectives of the hospital.
_Qualifications:_ * Minimum of one (1) year day surgery experience required. * Current Texas licensure with State Board of Nurse Examiners as an RN. * Current BCLS certification from the American Heart Association required. * Current ACLS required.**
Title: Registered Nurse (RN) - Day Surgery
Location: Texas-Pasadena-Bayshore Medical Center - Pasadena
Requisition ID: 00009-70093