The RN After Hours provides a lead role for the After Hours Nurse Line (Call Center). Qualified candidates will perform duties with little to no supervisor and takes direction from the physicians and the RN Team Leader. Provides professional nursing care for clinic patients, according to established standards and practices.
The scope of the After-Hours RN includes: medication refills based standing orders, medication questions, questions from pharmacy, explanation of discharge instructions or instructions on procedures, any critical labs resolutions, communication with medical providers and nurse triage for symptom-based patient calls for patients of all ages.
Hours: Mon-Fri 5:00 PM to 7:00 AM and Sat -Sun 24 hours. This position will be located at the Herrington Ornelas HealthPark in Whitehouse.
Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing. Minimum requirement is an Associate Degree in Nursing; Bachelor's degree is preferred.
Must be licensed as a Registered Nurse with the State of Texas
CPR Certification through the American Heart Association or American Red Cross
3 or more years of experience in a medical setting with some supervisory experience is required.
Must have a working knowledge of an electronic health record system; EPIC is preferred.
Must have experience with database, spreadsheet and word processing software.
Candidates will possess good analytical, interpersonal and problem solving skills and must have strong organizational and communication skills.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.