1+ months
2018-05-032018-08-29

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

Cedars-Sinai
Los Angeles, CA 90006
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Cedars Sinai Medical Center department of 7 SW is a 28 bed 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. Cedars Sinai Medical Center, General Medical Surgical unit has an exciting position available for a Registered Nurse. 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. Educational, License, Certification and Other Requirements: + B.S.N. from an accredited school of nursing is preferred. + Current and valid registered nurse license from the State of California. + Current and valid Basic Cardiac Life Support certificate from the American Heart Association. + Specialty Certification is preferred (OCN, Palliative Care, Pain Management), ONS Chemotherapy and Biotherapy or ONS Certification required or must be obtained within six (6) months of hire. + Must possess minimum computer competency comprised of a working knowledge of Windows or comparable system specifically including keyboarding and mouse skills and applicable to individual job duties and expectations, employee must demonstrate competency in use of the applications indicated on the competency checklist. + Full command (written and verbal) of the English Language. + Excellent customer service and interpersonal skills. Experience: + Minimum of 3 year experience e as RN in acute care setting preferably in specialty. NOTE: (minimum 1 year recent acute RN experience will be considered for Registered Nurse II) + Working knowledge of applicable Standards of Practice. + Demonstrates a commitment to customer service and an ability to meet the needs and expectations of patients and health care colleagues. + Meets clinical criteria and protocol for Clinical Nurse assigned level. Physical Demands: 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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Los Angeles, CA 90006

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

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