***This position will start orientation on 5/29/2018***
The Nurse Extern, under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse, administers patient care. The NURSE EXTERN will complement the nursing process, assisting the RN and LVN in the individualized care of the patient in an attempt to assist the patient in adapting to the disease process and achieve the highest level of wellness.
Basic Computer Knowledge
Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and written
Currently enrolled in a RN degree program, with a minimum GPA of 3.0 (must provide official transcript)
Must provide letter of recommendation from a nursing instructor.
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.