Pediatric Clinic Registered Nurse
Pulse Staffing is searching for a Pediatric Clinic Registered Nurse to work in a busy clinic in the medical center Houston. This is a Mon-Fri 8a-5p opportunity.
- Provide age-appropriate care for patients from Neonate to Adult, considering development age in approach to and preparation of child; implement safety measures that are appropriate to developmental age; utilize age-appropriate equipment and supplies
- Assess patients with input from patient and/or their family in an organized and systematic manner; collect and analyze data from the medical record in order to coordinate patient care; analyze situations, anticipate potential problems, and detect/address changes in patient status
- Develop, implement and evaluate individualized plans of care, involving patient/family in the plans of care; reprioritize/update plans of care based on changes in patient conditions, communicate to other healthcare team members, and document in the medical record; participate in interdisciplinary rounds and/or patient care conferences
- Assess patient/family learning needs, capabilities, preferences and readiness to learn prior to teaching; identify actual/potential barriers to learning (emotional, physical, cognitive, etc.) and utilize teaching strategies and materials as appropriate to the learning ability of the patient/family; formulate, implement and document individualized teaching plan based on assessment; evaluate effectiveness and modify teach plan accordingly
Knowledge of the principals of biological, physical and social science; observation, assessment, intervention, evaluation, care and counsel
Associate (or higher) Degree in Nursing