Founded as a faith-based hospital in 1931 by the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word, Dignity Health – St. Bernardine Medical Center is a 342-bed, acute care, nonprofit hospital located in San Bernardino, California. The hospital offers a full complement of services, including the Inland Empire Heart and Vascular Institute, an award-winning orthopedics program, surgical weight loss, and is an official Neurovascular Stroke Center, as designated by ICEMA. The hospital shares a legacy of humankindness with Dignity Health, one of the nation’s five largest health care systems. Visit https://www.dignityhealth.org/socal/locations/stbernardinemedical for more information.
A professional nurse who has an interest in the specialized role of the ambulatory outpatient. The nurse must have the capacity for making intelligent, independent decisions and initiate the appropriate actions. Able to assess data reflective of the patient's status and interpret information needed to identify each patient's requirements relative to his/her age specific need, and to provide appropriate care. The nurse must exhibit the interest and ability to learn techniques ranging from critical care skills to teaching patients how to care for themselves in their home setting without nursing support. The nurse must be willing to cross train and function in all component areas of the Outpatient Center. This professional maintains customer service as the highest priority. Areas in OPSC include Pre-Op, O.R., G.I. Lab, and PACU. All the criteria-based duties and standards within this document will be performed according to established policies, procedures, and guidelines within the department and the Medical Center. This position requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the Mission of St. Bernardine Medical Center. It is expected that the employee will demonstrate behavior consistent with the Core Values. The employee shall support St. Bernardine Medical Center's strategic plan and the goals and direction of the quality improvement/process improvement activities.
- One-year RN experience in GI Lab
- California R.N. License
- Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
- Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) certification within 6 months of employment in the position