This entry level management position will be responsible for assisting the department manager in daily operations and staff leadership. Responsible for conducting performance evaluations and dealing with staffing issues. Assist the charge nurse with evaluation of admissions, discharges and patient flow. Supervise work activities of licensed and non-licensed associates. This position will be working a percentage of time as a staff nurse.Assists in communicating a shared vision, mission and values within the department. Assesses, plans, implements, and evaluates nursing care according to established standards, policies and procedures. Maintains an atmosphere that supports and encourages high performance, teamwork and continual improvement of associates.
Graduate of an accredited school of Nursing.
Minimum 2-3 years Nursing experience preferred.
Current Texas State RN License
CPR (American Heart Association)
ACLS required within 90 days of hire/transfer date
CPI required within 90 days of hire/transfer date for Emergency Services Departments.
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.