ICU Nurse 8/21/2020
West Hills Hospital
West Hills, CA
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY DESCRIPTION SHIFT: Nights (rotating weekends)
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You contribute to our success. Every role has an impact on our patients' lives and you have the opportunity to make a difference. We are looking for dedicated professional like you to be a part of our team. Join us in our efforts to better our community!
WEST HILLS HOSPITAL & MEDICAL CENTER is a full-service acute care facility located in West Hills, CA, in the Western San Fernando Valley. The 260-bed facility recently completed an $80-million expansion that includes a new Emergency Department, Intensive Care Unit, Outpatient Services Unit, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, and The Grossman Burn Center. Healthgrades (a leading independent health care rating company) announced that West Hills Hospital has received the Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence for 2011 & 2012, the Clinical Excellence Award for Critical Care for 2012. West Hills Hospital is also among the Top 100 Hospitals nationwide for Gastrointestinal and General Surgery. West Hills Hospital was the first Accredited Chest Pain Center in Los Angeles County, and also recently received a Certificate of Distinction as a Primary Stroke Center from the Joint Commission.
WEST HILLS HOSPITAL & MEDICAL CENTER'S MISSION & VISION:
MISSION: Above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life
VISION: To be the hospital of choice in our community
SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITIES: The Registered Nurse plans, coordinates, and implements patient care specific to the age of the patient population served on the assigned units. He/she ensures that quality care is provided in an efficient and safe manner, consistent with the unit's standards or care. He/she demonstrates performance consistent with the mission, philosophy, and goals of the unit and organization; remains flexible to changing systems; is expected to demonstrate quality and effectiveness in work habits and clinical practice; and treats staff, physicians, patients, and families with consideration and respect.
* Current licensure in California as a Registered Nurse.
* CCRN preferred.
* Current knowledge and skills appropriate to the age/type of patient population served.
* Knowledgeable and sensitive to patients' rights in the delivery of care.
* Ability to communicate in a clear, concise manner appropriate to the developmental stage of the patient.
* Recent appropriate nursing practice in the patient population areas to be served.
* Ability to participate in considerable walking and standing, moderate lifting, and exposure to patient elements and handling of emergencies and critical patient incidents.
* Must meet clinical standards specific to the assigned patient care area (specialty unit employees for areas such as ICU).
We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits may include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program and employee stock purchase program. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.
Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) is a community of 94,000 Registered Nurses and 38,000 active physicians. We have over 1,900 facilities ranging from hospitals, freestanding ER's, ambulatory surgery centers, and urgent care clinics. Our facility-based staff continues to raise the bar in patient care. Ten HCA hospitals have been named in IBM Watson Health's top 100 best-performing hospitals based on patient satisfaction and operational data.
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