Performs the functions of a Registered Nurse with sensitivity to the surgical patientâ€™s special needs, including bariatric and womenâ€™s patients while reassessing, planning, implementing and evaluating nursing care for the patients for an assigned shift. This position requires providing services to pediatric patients, ages birth to eighteen years in a manner that demonstrates an understanding of the functional/developmental age of the individuals served Is responsible for adhering to all Standards of Nursing Practice, as they apply for managing supplies and equipment under the direction of a Charge Nurse. The position requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the Mission of the CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabrini Hospital, which includes the provision of care to all patients, including bariatric surgery patients, with dignity and sensitivity.It is expected that the associate demonstrate behavior consistent with the Core Values.The associate shall support the CHRISTUS St. Frances Cabriniâ€™s strategic plan and the goals and direction of their Performance Improvement Plan(PIP).
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.