Palliative Care Nurse Coordinator (RN)
Company: HCA Houston Healthcare Mainland
Location: Texas City
Posted on: April 2, 2021
Description SHIFT: No Weekends
Do you have the career opportunities you want in your current role?
We have an exciting opportunity for you to join the nation's
largest provider of healthcare services as a Palliative Care (RN)
Nurse Coordinator We offer you an excellent total compensation
package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package
and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability
to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO
medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition
reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase
program and student loan repayment. We would love to talk to you
about this fantastic opportunity. HCA Houston Healthcare Mainland -
Texas City, TX Palliative Care (RN) Nurse Coordinator HCA Houston
Healthcare Mainland has been an integral part of Galveston County
for more than 60 years. We offer 223 beds and services in emergency
medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, surgery, physical therapy,
radiology, total joint replacements, hyperbaric medicine
diagnostic/imaging services and wound care facilities. HCA Houston
Healthcare Mainland is affiliated with HCA Houston Healthcare, part
of the HCA Healthcare Gulf Coast Division. The division is a
comprehensive network of hospitals, outpatient surgery centers,
emergency centers and diagnostic imaging facilities in greater
Houston, Corpus Christi and South Texas. Facilities include: 17
hospitals, nine ambulatory care centers, 13 off-campus emergency
centers, and a regional transfer center. What you will do in this
- The Palliative Care Registered Nurse Coordinator is responsible
for planning and providing individual goal directed nursing care
that promotes, advocates for, and strives to protect the health,
safety and rights of the individual, family and community.
- The nurse possesses knowledge of the principles of growth and
development and the particular skills necessary to provide optimum
patient care to the population for which he or she is employed. The
RN is accountable for their practice and care coordination. The RN
is expected to practice autonomously utilizing evidence based
- Provides services in palliative care, symptom management, and
supportive care for chronically and seriously ill hospitalized
patients and their families.
- Utilizes the nursing process based on an expanded knowledge
base of pathophysiology and pharmacology to assist with
comprehensive health care assessments, diagnosis, treatments, and
management of acute and chronic health conditions.
- Clinical decisions are formulated in consultation and
collaboration with attending physicians.
- The Palliative Care nurse is additionally involved in
education, consultation and research at various levels.
Qualifications What qualification you will need:
- Graduate of a School of Nursing, BSN required, Master of
Science in nursing preferred
- Current Texas RN License issued by the State of Texas Board of
- American Red Cross or America Heart Association Basic Life
Support Course (BLS or BCLS) and Certification is required.
- CHPN (Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurse) Certification
required within two years of hire/transfer
- 2 years oncology or critical care experience preferred HCA
Healthcare ranks on Fortune's list of Most Admired Companies for
three consecutive years and HCA ranks 63rd on the fortune 500 list.
In addition Ethisphere named HCA as one of the World's Most Ethical
Companies. We want you to join our tradition of excellence.
Intrigued? We'd love to hear from you. If you find this opportunity
compelling, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review all
applications. If you are highly qualified you will hear from one of
our recruiters. We are actively interviewing so apply today! We are
an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company.
We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color,
national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status,
veteran status, or disability status. Notice Our Company's
recruiters are here to help unlock the next possibility within your
career and we take your candidate experience very seriously. During
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