Utilizing the nursing process and clinical nursing practice standards, the RN is responsible for directing and coordinating nursing care for the Department of Emergency Services 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 RN must effectively communicate and document data relevant to the care patients. The RN utilizes knowledge of patient age, cultural diversity, and psychosocial and/or spiritual needs into the patients plan of care. The RN contributes to the promotion of quality nursing care through performance improvement processes that demonstrates positive outcome in patient care. In addition, the RN collaborates with other professional disciplines to ensure safe and effective patient care delivery and achievement of desired patient outcome.Experience:
One year Emergency Nursing experience preferred.
Computer, internet, order entry and word processing experience preferred.
Current California RN license
Current AHA BLS for Healthcare Providers card
Current ACLS card
Current PALS card