SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)
Center City San Antonio is the backdrop for a vibrant and diverse community of patients served by Metropolitan Methodist Hospital. Our 354 bed hospital offers outstanding heart and cancer care, general surgery, neurosurgery, orthopedic surgery, obstetrics and gynecology services, inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation services, sleep disorder evaluation and the largest emergency room in downtown San Antonio. Our women’s pavilion, the only stand-alone facility in downtown San Antonio dedicated to the health of women and their newborn babies, has earned an excellent reputation, one baby at a time.
Metropolitan Methodist Hospital has been recognized by Modern Healthcare as a Best Place to Work in Healthcare and for the third consecutive year as a Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation. We are pleased to announce it is the first hospital in San Antonio to achieve Pathway to Excellence designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. We have also been nationally recognized by Leapfrog for our focus on safety and quality, receiving a Grade A Hospital Safety Score. For more information, please visit our website at www.sahealth.com
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In this role you will have the opportunity to support our OR. Key features include:
• Designated by Modern Healthcare as one of the Top 150 Best Places to work in healthcare in 2017 & 2018
• The only hospital in the downtown area with a Robotic program
• First facility in South Texas to perform Robotic Bariatric Switch procedures
• The only hospital in San Antonio to maintain an “A” Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade for 4 consecutive rating periods
• 12 state of the art OR suites with an average of 550 cases per month and capability to provide all services to include open heart procedures.
• Great RN retention rate – Only 7% turnover rate with 9 previous residents in various roles (manager, charge nurses and circulators)
• 2018 CNOR designation (at least 50% of nurses are CNOR certified) - Lifelong learning is highly encouraged!
o Recipient 2018 HCA Unit of Distinction. Rated #5 in HCA
As a RN Charge Nurse at Methodist, you would be responsible for coordinating unit operations and promoting collaboration among team members. We are looking for RNs who have a passion for serving as leader and mentor to others and ensuring delivery of exceptional care to patients and their families.
We offer you a generous benefits package including:
Medical, Dental, Disability and Life Insurance
Flexible Spending Accounts
Paid Time Off
Employee Discount Program
Employee Stock Purchase Program
Student Loan Repayment
Critical factors to your success include:
Applying advanced leadership skills to achieved desired outcomes and prevent/resolve conflict
Role modeling and promoting exceptional standards of behavior while providing optimal patient care and a positive work environment
Consistently applying the nursing process, critical thinking skills, scientific judgment, technical skills and leadership to make appropriate patient care assignments and deliver safe nursing care to patients
Demonstrating team work, adaptability, and serving as a resource to the patient care team
Accountability for delivering quality nursing care services and promoting a positive image of nursing
You should be a graduate of an accredited diploma, associates, or baccalaureate degree nursing program. If you have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) or certification in your specialty area you will be considered more highly qualified and eligible for our RN IV position.
You should possess your RN License to practice as a professional RN in the state of Texas or an Active Multi-State RN Compact License. If you have a Compact License you will be required to obtain a Texas RN License within 90 days of hire.
You should have a current BLS Certification
You should have one year of clinical experience as a licensed RN in the specialty area of hire
If you find this opportunity to improve the lives of our patients compelling, we encourage you to apply and learn more about how we can work together in “Serving Humanity to Honor God”.