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Registered Nurse -12Hr - 7SW - Medical Surgical Telemetry

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Cedars Sinai Medical Center department of 7 SW is a 28 bed new General Medical Unit that will serve an adult population of patients with a broad spectrum of medical conditions, utilizing an interdisciplinary approach to care. There is also capacity for 8 telemetry patients. Patient care needs are identified through the interdisciplinary team and involve assessment of the patient and interaction with the family members, physician and nursing staff Summary of Essential Job Duties: The scope of responsibility, duty and accountability at the facility department and position levels including knowledge and practice of the clinical/Technical skills necessary to the position consistent with nurse practice act. Nursing job duties are to meet the nurse practice Act title 22. Joint commission and the plan for provision of nursing care and the plan for provision of care to patients, and other regulatory requirements. Provides and documents direct and indirect patient care services that ensure the safety, comfort, personal hygiene, and protection of patients, provides care and patient education on disease prevention and restorative measures, provides direct and indirect patient care services, include, but not limited to, the administration of medications and therapeutic agents necessary to implement the treatment, disease prevention, or rehabilitative plan of care, performs skin tests, immunizations, phlebotomy and the initiation of peripheral venous access. Observe signs and symptoms of illness, reactions to medications/treatments, general appearance to determine normal versus abnormal characteristics. Plans and implements with care based on observations. Implements appropriate reporting, referrals and care in accordance with standardized procedures. Initiates emergency procedures when indicated. provides care to special patient populations and patients with diverse culture backgrounds. Identifies patient's readiness for learning and ability to follow directions/instructions and give consent. Identifies and assesses patient safety concerns with respect to age and developmental considerations. Intervenes to provide a safe environment and evaluates effectiveness of intervention for patients. All External hires must successfully pass background check, drug screen, and pre-employment physical. EEO / AA / F / M / Veteran / Disabled Cedars-Sinai will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories, in accordance with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring.Current Registered Nurse licensure in the State of California. Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing (BSN preferred). Current BLS for healthcare providers through the American Heart Association. National Specialty Certifications preferred At least one year experience as RN in acute care setting, preferably in specialty. Must be able to perform assigned duties in a demanding work environment. Physical Demands: (e.g., lifting, standing, walking) Full body motion Full sensory response (vision, speech, hearing, smell, touch) Manual finger dexterity and fine motor skills with eye-hand coordination Frequent standing, walking, twisting (trunk, neck), bending (waist), flexing/extending/stretching (extremities and trunk) Occasional sitting, gripping/grasping, reaching below shoulder level, reaching above shoulder level, kneeling, squatting Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds, push/pull at least 100 pounds and carry up to 25 pounds


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Registered Nurse
118th2018 - Registered Nurse
Overall Rating: 118/220
Median Salary: $70,000

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