JFK Memorial Hospital has provided medical care to residents in the Coachella Valley since 1966. A group of physicians, including Dr. Reynaldo Carreon, founded the hospital and today one of JFK s cross streets is named in his honor.
Originally called Indio Community Hospital, JFK has grown to a 145-bed acute-care hospital that is part of Tenet Healthcare California. It offers a variety of services, including:
Emergency care 24/7
Orthopedic and joint replacement services using emerging technology
Maternity care and pediatric services
Ambulatory surgery center
Outpatient Rehabilitation Center
The professional RN II nurse in the Endoscopy Lab uses the nursing process to plan, implement, evaluate and document patient care of the patient undergoing Endoscopy or other special procedures.
The RN II considers the patient's physical, psychosocial, cultural, spiritual, language barriers, age, teaching needs, and readiness to learn.
The RN II provides care and education to the patient and/or family based upon these assessments.
The RN II involves the interdisciplinary team in the plan of care and patient intervention.
The RN II uses autonomous practice caring for the patient undergoing these procedures, based upon established routines, techniques, and protocols.
The RN II independently anticipates professional responsibilities and accepts accountability for professional actions.
The RN II uses critical thinking skills in daily practice.
The RN II uses effective communication skills in communicating with people on all levels, and maintains positive working relationships with patients, families, co-workers, and physicians.
The RN II participates in departmental Performance Improvement activities and monitoring as requested.
California RN License
Basic Computer Skills
ACLS within six (6) months of employment
Basic EKG within six (6) month of employment
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