HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) - ED Annex/Psych Unit in Pasadena, Texas
_Bayshore Medical Center – Pasadena, TX_
_Registered Nurse - Psych Unit_
_Schedule: Full Time, nights_
Nestled in the heart of the historic land where Texas won its independence,Bayshore Medical Center offers comfort, convenience, excellence and expertise to our neighbors who trust their health care to us.
For nearly 50 years, we have offered patients solace and security through constant, compassionate communication during their medical emergencies, surgeries, and diagnostic procedures. As a 345-bed facility, we employ 1,500 staff and 250 physicians.
Bayshore Medical Center is currently looking for a _Registered Nurse - Psych Unit_.
The registered nurse provides clinical and administrative support to the program. The RN performs therapeutic measures prescribed and delegated by the physician. Participates in patient education and rehabilitation and provides interpretation of treatment to the patient and the patient’s family. The RN coordinates unit activities and assures accountability of all assigned tasks. Participates in performance improvement activities to improve patient safety and quality of care. Maintains cultural and diversity awareness when dealing with patients, visitors, co-workers and other customers. Promotes a supportive, team-work oriented environment. Fulfills departmental responsibilities consistent with the long-range plan, mission, vision and values of Bayshore Medical Center.
_Qualifications:_ * Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of Texas is required. * BLS certification required. * Certification in Psychiatric Nursing preferred. * Graduate of an Accredited School of Nursing is required. BSN preferred. * Experience in psychiatric nursing preferred. * Ability to exercise self-control in potentially volatile situations such as being verbally or physically confronted in a threatening or aggressive manner; must be able to work and concentrate amidst distractions such as noise, conversation and foot traffic; ability to handle interruptions often and be able to move from one task to another; must be flexible and not easily frustrated in dealing with differences of opinions. * Able to read, write, speak and comprehend English.
Title: Registered Nurse (RN) - ED Annex/Psych Unit
Location: Texas-Pasadena-Bayshore Medical Center - Pasadena
Requisition ID: 00009-68967