Registered Nurse, part-time (Vintage Urgent Care)

 
Position: Registered Nurse, part-time (Vintage Urgent Care)

Job ID: 167339

Location: US-TX-Houston

Department: TC Urgent Care - Vintage

Talent Area: Registered Nurse

Full/Part Time: Part time

Regular/Temporary: Regular

Shift: 4pm - 11pm Mon-Fri; 10am-8pm Sat-Sun

About Texas Children's Hospital

Texas Children’s Urgent Care offers high-quality, efficient and affordable after-hours patient care in nine convenient community locations across the greater Houston area. Texas Children’s Urgent Care has also expanded to serve the children and families of Austin, Texas, with its first community location in South Austin. Staffed by board-certified pediatricians who have privileges at Texas Children’s Hospital, our Urgent Care team can diagnose and treat a wide variety of common pediatric ailments, illnesses and conditions, including: asthma, strep throat, fever, minor burns, influenza, ear infections, allergic reactions and more. We also provide procedures such as antibiotic injections, breathing treatments, fracture care and splinting, IV (intravenous) fluids, lab services, laceration repair and x-rays on-site.

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Summary:

We are searching for a part-time Urgent Care Staff Nurse in Vintage, TX -- someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position, you will gather information, assess, and provide direct care to patients. Works collaboratively with other members of the healthcare team to render age-appropriate care.

Qualifications:

Being fully vaccinated against COVID-19, including any booster dose(s) of the COVID-19 vaccine recommended by the Centers for Disease Control when eligible, is required for all employees at Texas Children’s unless approved for a medical or religious exemption.

  • Required Diploma in Nursing Or associate degree in a related field accepted by the Texas Board of Nursing to obtain and maintain an RN license.
    • Preferred Bachelor's Degree in Nursing.
  • Licenses/Certifications:
    • RN - Lic-Registered Nurses by the Texas Board of Nursing or Nursing Licensure Compact
    • BLS - Cert-Basic Life Support by the American Heart Association

 

Responsibilities:

  • Assists with the collection of patient/family data. Assists in collecting patient/family data that may include biophysical, psychosocial, developmental, cultural, and environmental information per site protocol. Collects and documents vital signs, height/weight, and reason for the visit. Graphs data per site protocol. Documents current medications, allergies, and other information per site protocol with 100% accuracy.
  • Provides general patient care. Prepares patient for examination per site protocol. Assists provider, as directed, during treatments, examinations, and testing as directed by provider and within the site’s scope. Completes treatments as directed by the provider and within the site’s scope.
  • Administers medication and immunization. Administers medication and immunizations as directed by physician per site protocol. Documents administration of medication and immunizations in the medical record per site protocol. Reports all medication and immunization errors to the supervisor immediately after becoming aware of the error.
  • Coordinates referrals. Assures family has contact information for referral. Assures family has documentation needed for the referral.
  • Triages patients. Triages presenting patient complaints per site protocol. Triages phone calls per site protocol and within the scope of site standards. Documents all clinical patient phone calls per organization recommendations.
  • Collects Specimens and Performs Laboratory Test. Verifies provider order and patient per site protocol. Collects and processes specimen according to manufacturer’s instructions and using proper technique. Follows site protocol in reporting and documenting results.


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