JOIN OUR TEAM
We work hard to make sure people love their work here. Many have
been with us from the very beginning. Because we’re
physician-owned, we understand the value of having a well-trained,
well-resourced staff. When it comes to procedural healthcare,
Lubbock Heart & Surgical Hospital specializes in the care of
cardiac, orthopedic, nephrology, urology, and general medical
patients. We are also a highly active inpatient center mainly
centered on surgical procedures that include cardiothoracic,
orthopedic, urology, and general surgery. We have a 24-hour
Emergency Department with 5 fully equipped ED rooms, 4 fully
operating OR rooms, 4 cardiac catherization labs with 1
electrophysiology room, 11-day surgery rooms, 58 acute care beds
spread over three units, and 16 cardiac critical care rooms. We
pride ourselves on giving the best overall care possible to our
patients and on our family style atmosphere that includes everyone:
patients and their families, physicians, and our employees.
Lubbock Heart & Surgical Hospital is committed to providing
better outcomes for our employees!
Individually Tailored 6-12 Week Orientation
12 hour shifts
Opportunities for Advancement
Career Ladder for RNs, LVNs, & CSTs
Opportunity for Multi-Unit Training
Free CEUs through Healthstream, our online training system
LHSH Emergency Room: PRN, Varied Shifts
The Registered Nurse is responsible for the provision nursing
care to patients; including assessment, direct physical care,
evaluation, teaching, and counseling. Ensures delegated care is
consistent with patient/family needs. Functions as a member of the
Minimum Education and Experience
Board Eligible Graduate nurse or Associate’s degree from an
accredited two-year college or university, or diploma in nursing.
BSN desired. At least two years of emergency department
Your Essential Job Functions
Assesses the physical, biophysical and health education needs of
adolescent, adult, and geriatric acute care patients.
Gathers pertinent patient care data using all available
Establishes a nursing plan of care, including pertinent
measurable short and long-term goals for adolescents, adult and
geriatric acute care patients.
Prepares a plan for discharge and follow-up appropriate to both
patient and family needs.
Participates with the responsible supervisor to develop monthly
Implements interventions appropriate to the age-specific needs
of adolescent, adult and geriatric acute care patients.
Safely and accurately administer medications commonly used in
acute care nursing units.
Provides patient and family education for adolescent, adult and
geriatric patients and their family/caregivers.
Provides appropriate and safe interventions in emergency
situations commonly experienced by acute care patients.
Performs basic patient care procedures for adolescents, adult
and geriatric acute care patients, as required by the specific
Communicates with members of the health care team and other
appropriate parties as necessary in the delivery of care.
Documents nursing care to maintain an accurate and legal medical
Operates specialized equipment included in the acute care unit
Assists in maintaining a safe environment for patients.
Manages the care of patients undergoing procedures requiring
analgesia, sedation and anesthesia.
May participate on department and hospital committees; and
provide in-service training to hospital staff.
Attends meetings as required
Utilizes special knowledge of age-specific differences in acute
care patients to recognize changes in patient status.
Actively participates on appropriate committees and QA/PI
Follows OSHA and other standards for protection against blood
Serves as relief Charge Nurse as needed or instructed by Nursing
No mandatory overtime
Lubbock Heart & Surgical Hospital has been improving the
healthcare experience in the South Plains since 2003. We invest in
our people because they are our biggest asset. A happier, more
experienced staff means your provider can focus more on you. We
deliver a better patient experience by equipping our teams for
NorthStar Surgical Center offers a world class surgical
experience in a convenient location. At NorthStar Surgical Center
you will find some of the finest, most respected board-certified
physicians and staff in the region. NorthStar Surgical Center has
some of the most modern facilities in the region with no parking
hassles, and you don't have to worry about a complicated maze of
Cardiologists of Lubbock:
When it comes to heart health, highly-trained cardiologists are
necessary not only for the diagnosis but also the cutting-edge
knowledge and treatment of all heart-related issues. At
Cardiologists of Lubbock, our team consists only of heart
specialists. From screening to diagnostics; and from heart-health
education to maintenance and cardiac-Cath procedures –
Cardiologists of Lubbock is the experienced team you deserve.
Texas Physicians Group:
For that initial consultation – Texas Physicians Group has the
experience you’re looking for. Made up of internal medicine and
family practice physicians; we’re focused on listening to your
needs and working to coordinate the solutions unique to your
situation. At Texas Physicians Group, our goal is diagnosing and
maintaining your health. And, if necessary, transitioning you to
the right specialist to ensure the best possible healing