Operating Room Registered Nurse - DSU/PACU in Houston at Shriners Hospitals for Children

Date Posted: 7/13/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Part-Time
  • Location:
    6977 Main street
    Houston
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    At least 2 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    7/13/2020

Job Description

In approximately 6 to 12 months, the services currently located in the Shriners Hospitals for Children - Houston will transition to the Shriners Hospitals for Children - Galveston location.


Shriners Hospitals for Children – Houston, located in the heart of the prominent Texas Medical Center, has an immediate opening for a part-time RN in the Operating Room (OR).


The Day Surgery/PACU RN is a specialized ambulatory care nurse, defined as a nurse who provides care to patients before and after surgery and patients undergoing outpatient procedures.  This will include admissions, post-operative care, discharge, and shared responsibilities with the PACU.  The position will consist of 24 hours per week with flexibility in M-F, day shift hours based on the surgery schedule needs.


Performance is reflective of the mission, vision, and values of SHC.  Promotes quality patient care in a safe work environment.  The staff nurse maintains effective communication with all levels of the hospital personnel, patients, and patient's families.

Job Requirements

Required:
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
Current Texas RN licensure
BLS and PALS certification or obtained within 1 month/3 months respectively


1 to 2 years of scrub and circulator experience.
Demonstrates manual dexterity
Be able to lift, push, or move a light to heavy weight patient, equipment and/or supplies. 
Communication skills and phone skills


Preferred:
 

Experience in orthopedic, neuro, and plastic surgery

Bilingual in English/Spanish


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