PDRN- Med Surg /Tele Float Team Santa Monica 8/12/2016
University of California - Los Angeles Medical Centers
Los Angeles, CA
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PDRN- Med Surg /Tele Float Team Santa Monica
Resc Nurse PD
12 Hour Day/nights shifts
$78.61 / $13678
$78.61 / $13678
Layoff Referral Deadline:
Under direct supervision of nurse manager, the incumbent will perform the following patient care responsibilities and safety measures: assist patient with admission procedure; assist patients during transfer procedure; assist patients with discharge procedure; provide for patients' personal hygiene; assist with patients' excretory needs; assist patients with meals and nourishment; and assist in providing for patient safety and comfort measures on patient care units assigned.
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing, current active California R.N. licensure and clinical skills applicable to nursing specialty. Ability to perform historical, physical and behavioral status assessments of patients using appropriate framework. Demonstrated skill in the delivery of patient care, utilizing team, total, primary or functional systems. Skill in implementing appropriate nursing interventions on a consistent basis. Writing skills to document accurately interventions and patient response. Ability to develop and implement and evaluate patient care plan actively involving patients, family, and staff. Knowledge of POMR charting. Skill in setting priorities, organizing workload to effectively administer direct patient care. Skill in speaking English clearly and distinctly to interpret and describe patient assessments and identify nursing interventions and direct staff. Ability to work effectively with stress and in crisis situations Ability to comply with departmental standards on punctuality, attendance, dress code and varied work schedules. Knowledge and practice in the proper use of safe body mechanics.
2 years or greater of acute Telemetry experience required
BSN or MSN required
OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPTS AND/OR ORIGINAL DIPLOMA FROM A REGISTERED NURSING PROGRAM MUST BE PROVIDED UPON HIRE