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
May 04, 2021
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,...
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
May 04, 2021
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
May 04, 2021
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. 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 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...
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
May 01, 2021
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
May 01, 2021
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 needed. Provides an environment conducive...
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
May 01, 2021
Responsibilities POSITION SUMMARY: The employee assumes responsibility and accountability of admission/registration and dismissal processes of Emergency Department patients. This position 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 Utilize the appropriate skills in accepting responsibilities of assignments while exhibiting teamwork techniques and effective communications, which contribute to the overall operation of the department. Understands, participates in, and contributes to quality improvement process for the Department and Institution. Applies appropriate policies and procedures, as set forth by the Department of...
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
May 01, 2021
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,...
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
May 01, 2021
Responsibilities POSITION SUMMARY: Collaborates with the RN to provide a safe environment for the patients. Supports an organizational culture for Service Excellence and practices the Service Excellence Standards to all customer groups. Provides direct continual observation of patients requiring special precautions to ensure a safe environment during their hospital stay. Sitters are responsible for remaining with the assigned patient at all times during their assigned shift. Assists the R.N. to provide an environment conducive to safety for patients, visitors and employees. Maintains professional behavior when dealing with issues or conflicts, utilizing appropriate resources, as needed. The concepts of the patient centered care delivery model will provide the foundation for all nursing care. 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,...
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
Apr 30, 2021
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. KEY PERFORMANCE FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES: A. SERVICE EXCELLENCE Demonstrates three service excellence competencies. B. HOUSEWIDE REQUIREMENTS Meets the organization's expectations regarding house-wide requirements. C. PROVISION OF SERVICES/CARE STANDARDS 1. Develops, implements, and evaluates an age-appropriate plan of care utilizing the nursing process, clinical skills, and patient education. 2. Maintains professional behavior when dealing with issues or conflicts, utilizing appropriate resources, as needed. 3. Provides an environment conducive to safety for patients, families, visitors, and employees. 4....
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
Apr 30, 2021
Responsibilities POSITION SUMMARY: A sleep technologist works under the general supervision of the medical director or designee to provide comprehensive evaluation and treatment of sleep disorders including in center and home sleep apnea testing, diagnostic and therapeutic interventions, comprehensive patient care and direct patient education. A sleep technologist can score and generate physician interpretations. A sleep technologist is credentialed in sleep technology and is able to provide oversight of other sleep center staff. Technicians and trainees work under the direct supervision of the credentialed sleep technologist or the medical director. 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...
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
Apr 30, 2021
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. 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 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...
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
Apr 29, 2021
Responsibilities POSITION SUMMARY: The ED Tech I works in a full service Emergency Department, treating all ages. This role assumes the responsibility for assisting with the implementation of supportive nursing care under the direction of an RN. This includes strong clinical skills, clerical/courier duties, stocking, transporting, performing EKG's, phlebotomy, and specific patient care duties (splinting, catheterization, wound care, greeter, etc.). 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 Assists the RN with implementation of an age-appropriate plan of care through tasks routinely delegated by the RN based on the patient's condition and the individual's skills. Maintains professional behavior when dealing with issues or conflicts, utilizing...
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
Apr 29, 2021
Responsibilities POSITION SUMMARY: Performs a variety of technical procedures which may include: M.R.I., CAT Scan, Routine Radiography and Angiography. The Tech - Multi Modality should be proficient in two areas, including Radiography. 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 The Tech - Multi Modality will comply with approved standards in patient safety, radiation protection, infection control and environment control. Provide an environment conducive to safety and comfort of patients, staff and visitors. Utilizes the appropriate leadership skills in supervising students and providing feedback concerning their performance. Has the ability to train fellow technologists in their particular modality. Has communication and problem resolution skills and is a...
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
Apr 29, 2021
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
Apr 29, 2021
Responsibilities POSITION SUMMARY: The occupational therapist functions under the general supervision of the physical medicine lead. The occupational therapist assumes responsibility and accountability for a designated group of patients and provides occupational therapy evaluations, modalities, and treatments in accordance with established hospital and departmental policies and procedures, maintaining the highest degree of quality patient care. The occupational therapist also assumes responsibility and accountability for the care of those patients being treated by occupational therapist assistants and / or students and may be assigned to orient staff and students and to assume the duties and responsibilities of the lead in the absence of that individual. KEY PERFORMANCE FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES: I . SERVICE EXCELLENCE Demonstrates the three service excellence competencies II. HOUSEWIDE REQUIREMENTS Meets the organization's expectations regarding...
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
Apr 29, 2021
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,...
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
Apr 29, 2021
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,...
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
Apr 29, 2021
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,...
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
Apr 28, 2021
Responsibilities JOB TITLE: Infection Control Nurse Type: Full-Time Days POSITION SUMMARY : A registered nurse who assists in the overall responsibility for infection control and clinical epidemiology services with Northwest Texas Healthcare System. Interfaces with all levels of personnel and departments to facilitate achievement of defined institutional and program objectives. Collaborates with other members of the Quality Management department to address clinical performance measurement issues. Participates as a member of the Infectious Disease Team. 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...
Northwest Texas Healthcare System Amarillo, TX, USA
Apr 28, 2021
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...