Northwest Texas Healthcare System

Northwest Texas Healthcare System in Amarillo, Texas, a 495-bed acute care facility and medical center, has been providing high-quality medical care to the residents of Northwest Texas since 1924. As a designated tertiary care academic institution, the hospital provides patients with advanced technological innovations for diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of clinical conditions.

We are well known nationally for our heart, emergency, stroke and children's care. We are fully accredited by the Joint Commission and licensed by the Texas Department of State Health Services Regulatory Licensing Unit; we are also a Joint-Commission-certified Advanced Primary Stroke Center.

Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
Oct 21, 2020
Responsibilities POSITION SUMMARY: The Physician shall provide professional medical services to patients at the Northwest Texas Physician Network (NWTXPN) clinics in accordance with professional standards of quality. Physician shall perform all duties and services under NWTXPN's general direction, control, and supervision; however, NWTXPN will not impose other employment duties or constraints that require Physician to infringe the ethics of the medical profession, violate any law, or practice outside Physician's Specialty and experience. Physician retains the right to exercise Physician's independent medical judgment in providing care of patients with whom he/she comes into contact or shall work cooperatively with NWTXPN's administrative staff. Physician shall abide by all NWTXPN policies and procedures, as adopted and updated from time to time. Physician shall provide services to all patients regardless of their race, sexual preference, religion, gender, or ability or...
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
Oct 20, 2020
Responsibilities Develops, implements, and evaluates an age-appropriate plan of care utilizing the nursing process, clinical skills, and patient education. Maintains professional behavior when dealing with issues or conflicts, utilizing appropriate resources, as needed. Provides an environment conducive to safety for patients, families, visitors, and employees. The RN will assess risks to patient safety and implement the appropriate precautions. The RN will comply with appropriate and approved standards, as outlined by the organization and accrediting agencies. The RN will comply with safety and injury prevention standards to minimize risk to self, co-workers, patients, and visitors. The concepts of the patient centered care delivery model will provide the foundation for all nursing care. POSITION SUMMARY: Provides safe, competent nursing care for patients in accordance with facility policies, standards, and philosophy. Provides professional leadership and support to the...
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
Oct 20, 2020
Responsibilities Northwest is a 495 bed system serving the city of Amarillo and the surrounding region. We offer the ideal combination of traditional values and the most advanced technologies in healthcare, plus the conveniences of big city living in a friendly, smaller-town atmosphere. From the beauty of Palo Duro Canyon and great recreational facilities, to our quality educational system, Amarillo is a great place to live and work. A hospital is only as good as its caregivers. That's why we're looking for allied health professionals who are dedicated and passionate about their work. We're looking for employees who can add to our culture of exemplary patient care and personal excellence. We're looking for exceptional professionals who share our vision and values. Northwest Texas Healthcare System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national...
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
Oct 17, 2020
Responsibilities Northwest is a 495 bed system serving the city of Amarillo and the surrounding region. We offer the ideal combination of traditional values and the most advanced technologies in healthcare, plus the conveniences of big city living in a friendly, smaller-town atmosphere. From the beauty of Palo Duro Canyon and great recreational facilities, to our quality educational system, Amarillo is a great place to live and work. Nurses are the heart of the hospital. That's why we're looking for nurses who are dedicated and passionate about their work. We're looking for nurses who can add to our culture of exemplary patient care and personal excellence. Our nurses provide safe, competent nursing care for patients in accordance with facility policies, standards, and philosophy. Nurses provide professional leadership and support to the healthcare team. The concepts of Patient Centered Care will provide the foundation for all nursing care. We demonstrate Service Excellence...
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
Oct 17, 2020
Responsibilities POSITION SUMMARY: Provides safe, competent nursing care for patients in accordance with facility policies, standards, and philosophy. Provides professional leadership and support to the healthcare team. The concepts of Patient Centered Care will provide the foundation for all nursing care. Demonstrates Service Excellence standards at all times. Develops, implements, and evaluates an age-appropriate plan of care utilizing the nursing process, clinical skills, and patient education. Maintains professional behavior when dealing with issues or conflicts, utilizing appropriate resources, as needed. Provides an environment conducive to safety for patients, families, visitors, and employees. The RN will assess risks to patient safety and implement the appropriate precautions. The RN will comply with appropriate and approved standards, as outlined by the organization and accrediting agencies. The RN will comply with safety and injury prevention standards to minimize risk...
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
Oct 17, 2020
Responsibilities EEO Statement All UHS subsidiaries are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates. UHS subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers and as such, openly support and fully commit to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion and compensation of individuals without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), genetic information, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. We believe that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success. Notice At UHS and all our subsidiaries, our Human Resources departments and recruiters are here to help prospective candidates by matching skillset and experience with the best possible career path at UHS and our subsidiaries. We take pride in creating a highly...
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
Oct 17, 2020
Responsibilities POSITION SUMMARY: A person prepared in technical surgical skills who actively participates in the care of the surgical patient. Working under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse, attends to the patient's direct care needs and performs tasks as delegated by the RN. Works in a partnership with a RN; does not assume an independent assignment. Participates in Continuous Quality Improvement initiatives in collaboration with other health team members. Supports an organizational culture for Service Excellence and practices the Service Excellence Standards to all customer groups. KEY PERFORMANCE FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES: I. SERVICE EXCELLENCE Demonstrates three service excellence competencies. II. HOUSEWIDE REQUIREMENTS Meets the organization's expectations regarding house-wide requirements. III. PROVISION OF SERVICES A. Assists the RN with implementation of an age appropriate plan of care through tasks routinely delegated by the RN and tasks...
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
Oct 17, 2020
Responsibilities Northwest is a 495 bed system serving the city of Amarillo and the surrounding region. We offer the ideal combination of traditional values and the most advanced technologies in healthcare, plus the conveniences of big city living in a friendly, smaller-town atmosphere. From the beauty of Palo Duro Canyon and great recreational facilities, to our quality educational system, Amarillo is a great place to live and work. =============================================================================================================================================== POSITION SUMMARY: This position functions under the supervision of the Transfer Center Director. Facilitates a \"One Call\" process to coordinate and support the direct admission process of patients to NWTHS. This position supports an organizational culture for Service Excellence and practices the Service Excellence standards to all customer groups....
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
Oct 17, 2020
Responsibilities POSITION SUMMARY: The Dishwasher is responsible for maintaining kitchen work areas, equipment and utensils. NWTHS may identify other responsibilities of the position. These responsibilities may differ, depending on business necessities and client requirements. Maintains a professional relationship with all coworkers, vendor representatives, supervisors, managers, customers, and client representatives. Northwest Texas Healthcare System is a 495 bed system serving the city of Amarillo and the surrounding region. We offer the ideal combination of traditional values and the most advanced technologies in healthcare, plus the conveniences of big city living in a friendly, smaller-town atmosphere. From the beauty of Palo Duro Canyon and great recreational facilities, to our quality educational system, Amarillo is a great place to live and work. A hospital is only as good as its caregivers. That's why we're looking for allied health professionals who are...
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
Oct 16, 2020
Responsibilities Responsibilities POSITION SUMMARY: The Env Svcs Wkr/Housekeeper position is responsible for cleaning duties to maintain a clean and aseptic environment throughout the hospital. The Env Svcs Wkr/Housekeeper position may be assigned to any one of several positions to include: patient areas cleaner, non-patient areas cleaner, trash technician, special care unit cleaner, and/or others positions as needed. Maintains a professional demeanor in accordance with the service excellence standards while interacting with patients, patient's families, (including neonates, pediatrics, adolescents, adults, and geriatrics) and coworkers Northwest is a 495 bed system serving the city of Amarillo and the surrounding region. We offer the ideal combination of traditional values and the most advanced technologies in healthcare, plus the conveniences of big city living in a friendly, smaller-town atmosphere. From the beauty of Palo Duro Canyon and great recreational facilities,...
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
Oct 16, 2020
Responsibilities Launch and grow your career in nursing with the outstanding team at Northwest Texas Healthcare System! TO APPLY: Submit your application and resume to this requisition only. Include a cover letter telling us why you desire to become a Registered Nurse at Northwest Texas Healthcare System and your top two to three specialty areas of interest. NOTE: You will only need to submit one application to be considered for all positions available to Nurse Graduates. For more information, contact Veronica Bridgeman in Human Resources at 806-354-1902. POSITION SUMMARY : Provides safe, competent nursing care for patients in accordance with facility policies, standards, and philosophy. Provides professional leadership and support to the healthcare team. The concepts of Patient Centered Care will provide the foundation for all nursing care. Demonstrates Service Excellence standards at all times. PROVISION OF SERVICES/CARE STANDARDS: Develops, implements, and...
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
Oct 16, 2020
Responsibilities POSITION SUMMARY: The LPN/LVN (IV CERT) functions under the supervision of the Charge Nurse. The LPN/LVN (IV CERT) assures provision of care to an assigned patient population, utilizing the principles of continuous quality improvement in collaboration with other health team members. Supports an organizational culture for Service Excellence and practices the Service Excellence Standards to all customer groups. KEY PERFORMANCE FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES: SERVICE EXCELLENCE Demonstrates three service excellence competencies. II. HOUSEWIDE REQUIREMENTS Meets the organization's expectations regarding house-wide requirements. III. PROVISION OF SERVICES Develops, implements, and evaluates an age-appropriate plan of care utilizing the nursing process, clinical skills, and patient education. Maintains professional behavior when dealing with issues or conflicts, utilizing appropriate resources, as needed. Provides an environment conducive to...
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
Oct 16, 2020
Responsibilities POSITION SUMMARY: Responsible for the ongoing, effective operation of Respiratory Therapy and for the ongoing assessment and improvement of the Respiratory Therapy department activities. Such responsibilities encompass not only the internal functioning of the Respiratory Therapy department, but also the integration of the Respiratory Therapy department into the overall functioning of Northwest Texas Healthcare System. Supports an organizational culture for Service Excellence and practices the Service Excellence standards to all customer groups. ____________________________________________________________________________________________________ KEY PERFORMANCE FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES: I. SERVICE EXCELLENCE Demonstrates the three service excellence competencies II. HOUSEWIDE REQUIREMENTS Meets the organization's expectations regarding house-wide requirements III. PROVISION OF SERVICES Provides supervisory and clinical expertise in the provision...
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
Oct 14, 2020
Responsibilities POSITION SUMMARY: The second year Respiratory Care student works to perform basic respiratory modalities and arterial blood gases. The Respiratory Student - Second Year will support the Department Director, Clinical Coordinators, and other staff of the Respiratory Care Services Department, Pulmonary function Lab. Supports an organizational culture for Service Excellence and practices the Service Excellence Standards to all customer groups. ____________________________________________________________________________________________________ KEY PERFORMANCE FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES: I. SERVICE EXCELLENCE Demonstrates the three service excellence competencies II. HOUSEWIDE REQUIREMENTS Meets the organization's expectations regarding house-wide requirements III. PROVISION OF SERVICES Demonstrates the ability to set priorities to achieve maximum efficiency during the scheduled shift without interfering with the quality of work completed. Manages...
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
Oct 14, 2020
Responsibilities POSITION SUMMARY: Provides safe, competent nursing care for patients in accordance with facility policies, standards, and philosophy. Provides professional leadership and support to the healthcare team. The concepts of Patient Centered Care will provide the foundation for all nursing care. Demonstrates Service Excellence standards at all times. Develops, implements, and evaluates an age-appropriate plan of care utilizing the nursing process, clinical skills, and patient education. Maintains professional behavior when dealing with issues or conflicts, utilizing appropriate resources, as needed. Provides an environment conducive to safety for patients, families, visitors, and employees. The RN will assess risks to patient safety and implement the appropriate precautions. The RN will comply with appropriate and approved standards, as outlined by the organization and accrediting agencies. The RN will comply with safety and injury prevention standards to minimize...
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
Oct 13, 2020
Responsibilities POSITION SUMMARY : Provides safe, competent nursing care for patients in accordance with facility policies, standards, and philosophy. Provides professional leadership and support to the healthcare team. The concepts of Patient Centered Care will provide the foundation for all nursing care. Demonstrates Service Excellence standards at all times. K EY PERFORMANCE FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES: A . SE RVICE EXCELLENCE Demonstrates three service excellence competencies. B . H OUSEWIDE REQUIREMENTS Meets the organization's expectations regarding house-wide requirements. C . PROVISION OF SERVICES/CARE STANDARDS Develops, implements, and evaluates an age-appropriate plan of care utilizing the nursing process, clinical skills, and patient education. Maintains professional behavior when dealing with issues or conflicts, utilizing appropriate resources, as n ee d e d . Provides an environment...
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
Oct 13, 2020
Responsibilities TheRegistered Nurse(RN) is a non-exempt position responsible for providing safe, competent nursing care for patients in accordance with facility policies, standards and philosophy. TheRNprovides professional leadership and support to the healthcare team. TheRNdevelops, implements, and evaluates an age-appropriate plan of care utilizing the nursing process, clinical skills, and patient education. Also, theRNmaintains professional behavior when dealing with issues or conflicts, utilizing appropriate resources, as needed. TheRNprovides an environment conducive to safety for patients, families, visitors, and employees. TheRNwill assess risks to patient safety and implement the appropriate precautions. TheRNwill comply with appropriate and approved standards, as outlined by the organization and accrediting agencies. TheRNwill comply with safety and injury prevention standards to minimize risk to self, co-workers, patients, and visitors. The concepts of the patient...
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
Oct 13, 2020
Responsibilities POSITION SUMMARY : Provides safe, competent nursing care for patients in accordance with facility policies, standards, and philosophy. Provides professional leadership and support to the healthcare team. The concepts of Patient Centered Care will provide the foundation for all nursing care. Demonstrates Service Excellence standards at all times. K EY PERFORMANCE FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES: A . SE RVICE EXCELLENCE Demonstrates three service excellence competencies. B . H OUSEWIDE REQUIREMENTS Meets the organization's expectations regarding house-wide requirements. C . PROVISION OF SERVICES/CARE STANDARDS Develops, implements, and evaluates an age-appropriate plan of care utilizing the nursing process, clinical skills, and patient education. Maintains professional behavior when dealing with issues or conflicts, utilizing appropriate resources, as n ee d e d . Provides an environment...
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
Oct 13, 2020
Northwest Texas Healthcare System , a 495-bed acute care medical center located in Amarillo, TX, has been providing high quality medical care to the residents of Northwest Texas and the Panhandle since 1924. The hospital is currently recruiting an Advanced Practice Provider for their new Urgent Care location in southwest Amarillo. Position highlights are as follows: Certified Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner Active Texas license New Urgent Care in Amarillo UC staffed with additional providers and support staff Suturing experience is desired Spanish language ability a plus Competitive salary and full employed benefits package Northwest Texas Healthcare System provides comprehensive acute care and outpatient services to the 500,000+ residents of the Texas Panhandle and surrounding region. With physicians in over 40 specialties, Northwest is known in Texas and throughout the Southwest for cardiac, stroke, emergency, and children's services. The Heart Hospital at...
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
Oct 13, 2020
Responsibilities Northwest Texas Healthcare System is a 495 bed system serving the city of Amarillo and the surrounding region. We offer the ideal combination of traditional values and the most advanced technologies in healthcare, plus the conveniences of big city living in a friendly, smaller-town atmosphere. From the beauty of Palo Duro Canyon and great recreational facilities, to our quality educational system, Amarillo is a great place to live and work. A hospital is only as good as its caregivers. That's why we're looking for allied health professionals who are dedicated and passionate about their work. We're looking for employees who can add to our culture of exemplary patient care and personal excellence. We're looking for exceptional professionals who share our vision and values. Northwest Texas Healthcare System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color,...