HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Director (RN) - Medical Surgical in Tomball, Texas

_*Tomball Regional Medical Center – Tomball, Texas

Director (RN) - Medical Surgical*_

Since 1976,Tomball Regional Medical Center (TRMC)has provided quality healthcare to the communities we serve including emergency care, labor and delivery, a level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), general surgery, cardiology, pulmonary medicine, acute inpatient rehabilitation, sports medicine, physical therapy, orthopedics, outpatient testing, wound care and many others. Our 150-acre campus and 350 bed hospital also features designated specialty centers: the Heart Center, the Tomball Regional Medical Center Wound and Hyperbaric Center, and Texas Sports Medicine Center.

Tomball Regional Medical Centeris currently looking for aDirector (RN) - Medical Surgical.

Responsibilities: * Organizes plans, directs, and administers programs to develop and maintain efficient, safe patient care units that uphold the Mission Statement of the Medical Surgical Unit. * Directs activities of personnel to insure quality care for outpatients and inpatients receiving medical surgical care at Tomball Regional Medical Center. * Responsible for budgets, equipment, interdepartmental interaction, staff development, and public relations for these areas. * Provides direct patient care including treatments, activities, nourishment, drugs, and parenteral therapy in a safe and competent manner to the medical, surgical and pediatric patient. * Carries out physician orders to insure patient care is complete. * Abides by policy and procedure of hospital and established routines to assure quality care is provided. * Gives patient assignments and supervises care of others when in charge.

Qualifications: * Bachelor's Degree in Nursing required, Master's preferred * Current RN license through the Texas Board of Nursing required * BLS through the American Heart Association required * Proficiency in Nursing Care for the medical, surgical and pediatric patient. * Proficiency in basic management: o Writing policy and procedure o Staff Development o Implementation of policy * Specific knowledge of management and supervision. * Specific advanced knowledge of hospital/nursing policy/procedure * Knowledgeable in basic nursing skills. * Proficient in drug types, interactions and reference materials. * Knowledgeable to give medications and perform duties of a RN. * Specific knowledge of medical terminology to be able to understand carry out physician orders. * Specific knowledge of the basic principles of the nursing field and their applications to be able to understand and carry out the duties of a staff nurse. * General knowledge of arithmetic, spelling, and grammar to be able to do drug calculations and properly document patient care. * Specific knowledge of nursing principles and patient care procedures in order to communicate properly with patients, staff, and physicians. * General knowledge to assure physician orders are carried out effectively.

Job: *Directors & Managers

Title: Director (RN) - Medical Surgical

Location: Texas-Tomball-Tomball Regional Medical Ctr

Requisition ID: 26910-85836