Job Attributes

Work Schedule/Shift

Varies

Job ID

5000436408306

Req. No

70033216

Job Title

RN, Registered Nurse- Neuro Stepdown A8

Region

CHRISTUS Spohn

Category

Registered Nurse (RN)

Division

Not Defined

Company

CHRISTUS Health

Travel

None

Facility

CHRISTUS Spohn Hosp-Shoreline-25100

Address

600 Elizabeth St
Corpus Christi, TX  78404
US

Type

Full Time

Apply Now RN, Registered Nurse- Neuro Stepdown A8 Job in Corpus Christi

Provides professional nursing care for the comfort and well-being of patients. Prepares equipment and assists physician during examinations and treatments. Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, and monitors patient vital signs. Observes and maintains records on patient care, condition, reaction, and progress.

A8 is a 27-bed step-down unit with focus of Neuro Telemetry and Neuro Surgical Services. The primary patient population is stroke, seizures, laminectomy, cervical fusion, craniotomy s/p ICU recovery, and occasional Guillain-Barre and Myasthenia Gravis. Our staffing ratio is 1:4-5 nurse to patient ratio. We have a strong working relationship with our neuro surgeons and neurologist who provide education and guidance to help enhance our nursing care. A8 prides itself on our JCHAO recognized Gold Standard care for stroke patients. We strive to maintain a culture of teamwork and quality. Every associate on this unit is crucial, from our Charge nurse, to therapy, to housekeeping and case management. We truly utilize the teamwork approach.

If you are looking to join a rapidly growing faith-based organization that encourages professional development, we want you to become a part of the CHRISTUS Spohn family!

CHRISTUS Spohn -- Our Path Forward: https://youtu.be/bDqnNPTYW5s

**This position qualifies for Relocation Assistance as well as a SIGN-ON BONUS based on experience.**

A. Education/Skills
  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Able to assess, plan, implement and evaluate nursing care

B. Experience

  • One-year experience in nursing preferred. Will accept new graduate.
C. Licenses, Registrations, or Certifications
  • Current Texas State RN License
  • CPR (American Heart Association)
  • ACLS required within 6 months of hire/transfer date
  • EKG & NIHSS required within 90 days of hire/transfer date
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