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Cardiac Nurse

Location
Houston, Texas
Job Type
Full Time
Posted
5 Sep 2021
Overview

$20,000 Sign-on Bonus for RNs and up to $10,000 Relocation assistance

*The Crisis Sign-on Bonus for Nurses is for nurses hired into positions providing direct, bedside care and who accept an offer before September 30th, 2021.

 

Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center is an 881-bed quaternary care academic medical center that is a joint venture between Baylor College of Medicine and CHI St. Luke's Health. Located in the Texas Medical Center, the hospital is the home of the Texas Heart® Institute, a cardiovascular research and education institution founded in 1962 by Denton A. Cooley, MD. The hospital was the first facility in Texas and the Southwest designated a Magnet® hospital for Nursing Excellence by the American Nurses Credentialing Center, receiving the award five consecutive times. Baylor St. Luke's also has three community emergency centers offering adult and pediatric care for the Greater Houston area.

 

CommonSpirit Health was formed by the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health. With more than 700 care sites across the U.S. & from clinics and hospitals to home-based care and virtual care services CommonSpirit is accessible to nearly one out of every four U.S. residents. Our world needs compassion like never before. Our communities need caring and our families need protection. With our combined resources CommonSpirit is committed to building healthy communities advocating for those who are poor and vulnerable and innovating how and where healing can happen both inside our hospitals and out in the community.

 

We offer the following benefits to support you and your family:

Health/Dental/Vision Insurance
Free Premium Membership to with preloaded credits for children and dependent adults
Care for Caregivers: Resilience Through Adversity is a series of sessions designed to help caregivers build their resilience and advance their mental well-being during these difficult times
Flexible spending accounts
Voluntary Protection: Group Accident, Critical Illness, and Identity Theft
Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for you and your family
Paid Time Off (PTO)
Tuition Assistance for career growth and development
Matching Retirement Programs
Wellness Programs


Responsibilities

Working in a high acuity unit as an RN certainly offers a variety of clinical challenges to nurses who choose this clinical area. Your patients are critically ill or unstable following extensive injury, surgery, or life threatening diseases. You wear many hats daily from patient advocate to family advisor and, in some cases, even friend. We understand that.

 

Expectations

  • Patience and focus to constantly monitor high acuity patients
  • Proven ability to think and react quickly in critical situations
  • Medication administration
  • Passion for excellence in delivering quality care

 

If you are ready to start a career with an established team in an organization that understands the importance of your life's calling, it's time to connect with Baylor St Luke's!

 

Related Skills: Acute Care / High Acuity / MedSurg / Medical Surgical / Patient Education / Caregiver Education / Problem Solving / Fast Pace Environment / Assessment / Direct Patient Care / Nursing / Arrhythmia / EKG / Registered Nurse


Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications: 

  • One (1) or more years of experience in Acute Care setting
  • Associates Degree in Nursing (ADN) from an accredited program
  • Basic Life Support (American Heart Association)
  • RN License

 

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN)
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Details

  • Job Reference: 367090434-2
  • Date Posted: 5 September 2021
  • Employer: CHI Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center
  • Location: Houston, Texas
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Nursing
  • Job Type: Full Time