To provide clinical nursing expertise; utilizing the nursing process to evaluate and to perform direct patient care. Assesses, plans, coordinates, implements and evaluates nursing care for individuals or groups of patients. Serves as a patient advocate within the health care system. Responsible for performing patient care requiring specialized training and skills and/or directing and guiding others in the performance of direct patient care activities. Provides safety, comfort, care, and treatment of patients according to legal, ethical, and institutional standards.Â
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing or equivalent.Â
At least 1 year of Hyberbarics or Wound Care specialty experience preferred but not required
Current license or permit to practice professional nursing in the state of TexasÂ
Must be able to start the Hyperbaric certification process immediately following orientation and complete within 2 years of employment.Â
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.