At MemorialCare Health System, we believe in providing extraordinary health care to our communities and an exceptional working environment for our people. Whether it's our recognition as one of the nation's Top 100 Health Systems or outcomes that repeatedly exceed the expected, you'll be energized by our commitment to innovation, continuous learning and your professional and personal growth.
Utilizing the nursing process and clinical nursing practice standards, the Special Procedures RN is responsible for directing and coordinating nursing care for the Special Procedures patient in accordance with the policies and procedures of the Nursing Department. Responsibilities include directing unlicensed employee activity, synthesizing patient information, assessment of patients, planning of care/interventions, teaching patients/family, implementation of treatment plan/MD orders, and evaluation of care rendered. The Special Procedures RN must effectively communicate and document data relevant to the care of the patient. The Special Procedures RN utilizes knowledge of patient age, cultural diversity, psychosocial and/or spiritual needs into the patient’s plan of care. The Special Procedures RN contributes to the promotion of quality nursing care through performance improvement processes that demonstrates positive outcomes in patient care. In addition, the Special Procedures RN collaborates with other professional disciplines to ensure safe and effective patient care delivery and the achievement of desired patient outcomes.
-Two years Critical Care Nursing experience
-Two years Cath Lab experience preferred. In lieu of this experience, consideration will be made for an employee with strong education and associated experiential background.
-Computer, internet, order entry and word processing experience preferred.
-Current California RN license
-Current AHA BLS for Healthcare Providers card
-Current ACLS card
-Intra-aortic balloon pump class within six months of hire
-Specialty certification preferred
Internal Number: ORA001701
About MemorialCare Orange Coast Medical Center
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