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CHRISTUS Health: Registered Nurse

CHRISTUS Health

This is a Full-time position in Universal City, TX posted May 11, 2021.

DescriptionSummary:Responsible for admitting the patient to the clinical area and providing nursing care to the preoperative patient, as well as, developing a nursing care plan specifically designed for the individual patient.We are also looking for one to deliver nursing care in the Post-Operative Care Unit (PACU) to patients entering the postoperative phase of treatment, responsible for assessing the patient’s condition and readiness for discharge.Pre-OpEnsures the preoperative area has a clean and therapeutic environment for all patients at all timesEnsures supplies and equipment needed are available and in good working orderAdmits the patient to the unit and prepares him/her for the scheduled procedureMakes initial assessment and determines the nursing needs of the patientExplains nursing procedures and actions taken to help reduce anxietyIdentifies patient’s physical and mental statusMonitors the patient’s medical condition and reports any significant changes to the admitting physician or anesthesiologistAssures surgical consent and preoperative test results are in the medical record prior to proposed procedureReports any important health history facts to the operating room nurseGives patients and family members emotional support as necessaryDocuments patient care delivered, accurately in the medical recordPerforms other nursingduties as assignedMaintains established Center/departmental policies and proceduresMaintains confidentiality of patient and Center related businessDevelops and maintains an effective working relationship with patients, families, visitors and other Center employeesDocuments concisely, precisely and accurately on all records or documents as indicated by policy.Participates in Quality Assessment activities as directed for the continuous improvement of patient care and Center businessPACUEnsures that the PACU has a clean and therapeutic environment for all patients at all timesEnsures supplies and equipment needed are available and in good working orderAdmits the patient to the unit and monitors recovery from anesthesia and surgical procedureMakes initial assessment and determined the nursing needs of the patientFollows and implements physician’s orders and performs all required nursing activitiesExplains nursing procedures and actions taken to help reduce anxietyIdentifies patient’s physical and mental statusMonitors the patient’s medical condition and reports any significant changes to the admitting physician or anesthesiologistDocuments accurately in the patient’s medical record the care received and the progress in the recovery processAssures that the patient fits the documentedcriteria prior to dischargeGives patients and family members emotional support as necessaryPerforms other nursingduties as assignedMaintains established Center/departmental policies and proceduresMaintains confidentiality of patient and Center related businessDevelops and maintains an effective working relationship with patients, families, visitors and other Center employeesDocuments concisely, precisely and accurately on all records or documents as indicated by policy.Participates in Quality Assessment activities as directed for the continuous improvement of patient care and Center businessQualifications:Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing or vocational schoolLicensed to practice in the statePrevious preoperative care experience preferredPrevious PACU experience preferredACLSPALS preferredBLSWork Type: Per Diem As Needed

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