Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
IT'S SIMPLE. You want to work in a healthcare setting where you are valued and appreciated - where you receive respect from your superiors and co-workers as well as the patients/residents you treat. You want to be challenged by your job without being overwhelmed by it. You want to play an instrumental role in helping a patient recover, sometimes against strong odds, and go home. What you want is Kindred Healthcare. Our mission is to promote healing, provide hope, preserve dignity and produce value for each patient, resident, family member, customer, employee and shareholder we serve. Join us!
Kindred Healthcare is seeking experienced ICU RNs with the ability to travel, to be part of our new and exciting Internal Staffing Agency that will cover our hospitals in the Greater Houston area!! This role, where you will be based out of the location closest to your residence, provides an opportunity to be a leader in our clinical settings and help drive amazing quality care at in our locations.
The ICU Nurse/RN will deliver quality patient care by contributing to the nursing care-plan from admission to discharge. The ICU Nurse/RN will prepare assessment of patient's progress and keep family informed. The ICU Nurse/RN will monitor pain management procedures. The ICU Nurse/RN will participate in the discharge-planning process. The ICU Nurse/RN will ensure current and accurate patient documentation. The ICU Nurse/RN will supervise ancillary staff members.
The ICU Nurse/RN Candidate will need:
*Please note: this is a travel position through out the Houston/Webster area. A premium salary is offered for this position. The position is Full Time on a travel/float pool basis through out our Kindred Houston and Webster area Hospitals
Education : Graduate from an accredited Registered Nursing program.
Licenses/Certification: Current state licensure as Registered Nurse. BCLS certification and ACLS required.
Experience: Minimum two years experience, four years preferred in Critical Care. Able to communicate effectively in English through written and verbal means.
The ICU Nurse/RN will have excellent communication, interpersonal, and computer skills.
The ICU Nurse/RN will have knowledge of medication-administration procedures.
The ICU Nurse/RN will have a BCLS certification; ACLS preferred.
The ICU Nurse/RN will have a current state RN license.
The ICU Nurse/RN will have a Bachelors degree in Nursing, an Associates degree, or a Nursing diploma from an accredited Institution.
Kindred Healthcare offers an attractive benefits package for full-time employment, including medical/dental insurance, life insurance, short-term disability, PTO, 401(k), tuition reimbursement and much more. Premium salaries commensurate with experience.
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Job : ICU Primary Location : TX-Webster-Kindred Hospital Clear Lake Organization : 4874 - Kindred Hospital Clear Lake