RN, Registered Nurse - Med/Surg A8 Ortho & Oncology
Company: Christus Health
Location: Corpus Christi
Posted on: June 25, 2022
The Registered Nurse (RN) provides professional nursing care for
the comfort and well-being of patients. The Registered Nurse (RN)
prepares equipment and assists physician during examinations and
treatments. The Registered Nurse (RN) administers prescribed
medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, and monitors patient
vital signs. The Registered Nurse (RN) observes and maintains
records on patient care, condition, reaction, and progress. The
Registered Nurse (RN) participates as primary nurse, associate
nurse, a team member or team leader in the planning and
implementing of patient care. The Registered Nurse (RN) directs and
assists in carrying out safe aseptic technique and procedures. The
Registered Nurse (RN) offers leadership and direction to all
support staff within department.
The Medical Surgical Ortho/Neuro and Oncology unit at Shoreline
hospital provides exceptional care for both Ortho and Inpatient
Oncology patients. Our Ortho/Neuro RNs care for patients with
elective surgeries, fractures from the ER, and neuro overflow. Our
Inpatient Oncology department is the only acute inpatient oncology
unit in the region. We take care of patients who come in who may
have a new or existing cancer diagnosis. We treat them with
chemotherapy/hematology interventions when indicated or may be
treating them for symptoms related to recently having chemotherapy.
We also care for patients who may have a secondary diagnosis
related to having cancer. Our wonderful team is passionate about
taking care of our oncology population. It is our focus to create
an environment that can manage serious situations/conditions with
the sensitivity needed to enhance and invoke physical and emotional
healing that is reflective of CHRISTUS Spohn's Mission.
If you are looking to join a rapidly growing faith-based
organization that encourages professional development, we want you
to become a part of the CHRISTUS Spohn family!
**This position qualifies for Relocation Assistance as well as a
SIGN-ON BONUS based on experience.**
- Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Able to assess,
plan, implement and evaluate nursing care.
- Two-years of Oncology nursing experience preferred. -
- Current Texas State RN License
- CPR (American Heart Association)
- Oncology Clinical Nurse Certification (ONC---) (Chemo) or
Oncology Nursing Society (ONS) preferred.
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Keywords: Christus Health, Corpus Christi , RN, Registered Nurse - Med/Surg A8 Ortho & Oncology, Healthcare , Corpus Christi, Texas
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