Managementresponsibilities include the management of the patient care unit, nursingpersonnel and the delivery of patient care on an assigned shift in the AdultICU. Clinical responsibilities include direct and continuing responsibility forthe nursing care of patients on an assigned shift; activities assuring comfort,safety, dignity, and continuity; the evaluation and assistance in upgradingall, serving as a role model for shift staff. Leadership responsibilitiesinclude the provision of leadership and direction on an assigned shift,functioning as a resource person, working collaboratively with others toachieve the goals of patient care unit; supporting the educational and teachingefforts of the unit. Staff development responsibilities include assisting inproviding learning experiences for shift staff and students. Serves as aresource. Researcher responsibilities include assisting and identifyingresearchable patient problems; implementing and applying research as directed.Consultant provides administrative and clinical consultation on an assignedshift.
Graduatefrom an accredited school of nursing and current RN license for the state ofCalifornia. Knowledge of principles and practices of patient care in the AdultICU. Develop the principles of sound fiscal management. Develop managementprinciples and practices. Ability to lead, make sound clinical andadministrative judgment related to patient care and to personnel administeringthat care. Ability to counsel and teach. Competency in speaking English clearlyand distinctly using appropriate vocabulary and grammar. Ability to organizeworkload, set priorities which reflect the relative importance of the jobresponsibilities. Ability to establish and maintain cooperative workingrelationship with staff, patients, and families. Ability to write concisely andmaintain written communication. Working knowledge of University, Medical Centerand Departmental policies and procedures. Ability to support institutionalstandards and operations systems.
3 years or greater of Adult ICUexperience.
CCRN highly desired
OfficialTranscripts and/or original diploma from a registered nursing program must beprovided upon hire
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