Palliative Care Nurse Coordinator (RN)
Company: HCA Houston Healthcare Mainland
Location: Texas City
Posted on: April 30, 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)
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
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
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 role:
- 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
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.
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