Pediatric Clinic Registered Nurse
Houston, TX 77030
Pulse Staffing has a pediatric RN clinic assignment with a busy hospital in the Medical Center.
Position is responsible for:
Provide age-appropriate care for patients from Neonate to Adult.
Assess patients with input from patient and/or their family; collect and analyze data from the medical record; 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; re-prioritize/update plans of care based on changes in patient conditions, communicate to health care team.
Execute therapeutic physician- or nurse-initiated interventions according to established standards of practice.
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.
Demonstrate ability to problem solve, identify appropriate resources, adapt to ongoing change, and handle conflict management with a professional and supportive attitude; maintain confidentiality of patient information.
Utilize patient supplies and equipment in a cost-effective manner; administer and document medications and treatments in a timely manner.
Maintain professional development of self and participates in development of others; acquire new knowledge and skills needed to improve individual, team and organizational performance.
2+ years of recent pediatric Clinic RN experience
Current Texas or compact RN license.
Current American Heart Association BLS card
Current Immunizations (MMR, Varicella, Hep B) and TB Clearance