Since 1954, Texas Children’s has been leading the charge in patient care, education and research to accelerate health care for children and women around the world. When you love what you do, it truly shows in the smiles of our patient families, employees and our numerous accolades such as being consistently ranked as the best children’s hospital in Texas, and among the top in the nation by U.S.News & World Report as well as recognition from Houston Business Journal as one of this city’s Best Places to Work for ten consecutive years.
Texas Children’s comprehensive health care network includes our primary hospital in the Texas Medical Center with expertise in over 40 pediatric subspecialties; the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (NRI); the Feigin Center for pediatric research; Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, a comprehensive obstetrics/gynecology facility focusing on high-risk births; Texas Children’s Hospital West Campus, a community hospital in suburban West Houston; and Texas Children’s Hospital The Woodlands, the first hospital devoted to children’s care for communities north of Houston. We have also created the nation’s first HMO for children, established the largest pediatric primary care network in the country and a global health program that is channeling care to children and women all over the world. Texas Children’s Hospital is also academically affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine, one of the largest, most diverse and successful pediatric programs in the nation.
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We are searching for a Outpatient Registered Nurse (RN) with Women's Services at the Women's Pavilion-- someone who works well in a fast-paced setting. In this position the staff nurse is responsible for phone triage for OB/GYN patients, referrals, communication with outside offices, working in EPIC and My Charts, prescription refills and some in-person education with patients.
Think you’ve got what it takes?
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
Bachelor's Degree in nursing Or Associates Degree in nursing with acceptance or current enrollment in a BSN program and signed agreement
Or Technical diploma in nursing with acceptance or current enrollment in a BSN program and signed agreement
Or Must be currently enrolled in a nursing bridge program working toward an MSN.
Verified BSN-equivalency or a signed agreement is required.
Current licensure with the Board of Nursing for the State of Texas or Nurse Licensure Compact
BLS certification from the American Heart Association required
2 or more years RN experience preferred
Previous OB/GYN experience highly preferred
Labor and Delivery preferred
Intermediate or Advanced Fetal monitoring preferred
Previous Outpatient experience preferred
Assist with the collection of patient/family data
Documents current medications, allergies and other information per practice protocol with 100% accuracy
Prepares patient for examination per practice protocol
Administers medication as directed by physician per practice protocol
Provides patient/family education as instructed by the physician or practice protocol
Assesses patient’s eligibility for referral by verifying coverage with payor prior to initiating referral
Triages presenting patient complaint per practice protocol
Collects specimens and performs laboratory test
Communicates any quality control issues, proficiency issues and/or instrument failures to department leadership
Assures compliance with regulatory requirements, i.e. CLIA, OSHA, and JCAHO
Thank you for your interest in applying for this job position.
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We sincerely apologize for this inconvenience. Visit us on Monday, April 18, 2016 to check out our new features and apply!