RN, Registered Nurse - Med/Surg A8 Ortho & Oncology
Company: Christus Health
Location: Corpus Christi
Posted on: September 13, 2021
***This position qualifies for a $20,000 sign on
Provides professional nursing care for the comfort and
well-being of patients. Prepares equipment and assists physician
during examinations and treatments. Administers prescribed
medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, and monitors patient
vital signs. Observes and maintains records on patient care,
condition, reaction, and progress.
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!
- Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Able to assess,
plan, implement and evaluate nursing care.
- One-year experience in nursing preferred.
- Current Texas State RN License
- CPR (American Heart Association)
- NIHSS within 90 days of hire/transfer date
Keywords: Christus Health, Corpus Christi , RN, Registered Nurse - Med/Surg A8 Ortho & Oncology, Other , Corpus Christi, Texas
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