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RN - Step Down Unit

Providence Health & Services
Mission Hills, CA 91345
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**Description:**
**Providence is calling a**
**Registered Nurse in Step Down Unit (Full time/Night shift) a**
**t** **Providence Holy Cross Medical Center in Mission Hills, CA.**
**We are seeking a Registered Nurse** who will provide professional, comprehensive nursing care for patients in an acute care environment. Be accountable for the delivery of coordinated, safe, compassionate, therapeutic, evidence-based quality care to patients and families, based on individual physical, emotional, and spiritual needs, and appropriate care strategies throughout the lifespan. Practice in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act in the state of employment, the American Nurses Association (ANA) Code of Ethics for Nurses, and the ANA scope and standards of practice. Do key functions and specific skills for the job are found in the unit specific on-boarding checklist and in standards that are applicable to the specialty.
**In this position you will:**
+ Assess, diagnose, plan, implement and evaluate patients care to achieve patient goals and to optimize outcomes
+ Effectively advocate for ethical and holistic care to promote the autonomy, dignity, rights, values and beliefs of those we serve
+ Foster a learning environment for patient/families, nursing, and other members of the healthcare team including students
+ Align practice with safety and quality
+ Be accountable for safety, identify and correct problems
+ Engage in ongoing professional development; promote a culture of inquiry that explores, integrates and disseminates research and evidence based practice
+ Lead and coordinate teams, delegate, coordinate care and collaborate with others as equal members of the inter-professional care team to integrate nursing knowledge
**Qualifications:**
**Required qualifications:**
+ Nursing degree/diploma upon hire
+ All Registered Nurses (RN) without a minimum of a Bachelors degree in Nursing (BSN) must obtain a Bachelors degree in Nursing or higher within three (3) years of hire
+ A RN with twenty (20) years of RN experience will not be needed to obtain a BSN
+ Unencumbered RN license in state(s) of hire, and wherever care is delivered
+ If RN holds a multi-state license through the Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC), the RN must adhere to the requirements of licensure in the new state(s) of hire
+ Current Basic Life Support (BLS) card must be from the following authorized governing bodies:
+ American Heart Association (AHA) - (BLS Provider), American Red Cross (ARC) - (BLS for Health Care Provider), or Military Training Network (MTN) (BLS Provider) upon hire
+ Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) card must be from the following authorized governing bodies:
+ American Heart Association (AHA) or Military Training Network (MTN) upon hire
+ Current National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale (NIHSS) upon hire
+ One (1) year acute care experience working with the patient population similar to department of hire or completion of the specialty residency located at Providence Holy Cross Medical Center
+ Proficiency with Information Technology; such as electronic health records, communications systems, computers and equipment necessary to perform essential functions of the position
+ Skilled to work with a wide range of staff as part of an interdisciplinary team including physicians, nurses, and ancillary staff
+ Ability to use independent, critical judgment in all aspects of patient care delivery
+ Demonstrated interpersonal skills that convey a positive and supportive attitude
+ Ability to effectively manage multiple responsibilities, urgent responses, and challenging situations
**Preferred qualifications:**
+ Bachelors of Nursing degree (BSN)
+ National certification in area of specialty
**About the ministry you will serve** :
Nationally recognized for clinical excellence and trauma care, Providence Holy Cross Medical Center is a 377-bed, level II trauma center in Mission Hills, California. We are the only MagnetDesignated Hospital in the San Fernando Valley. Providence Holy Cross also has been recognized this year by the Los Angeles Business Journal as one of the best places to work in Los Angeles. As our reputation for excellence grows, so does our facility. We have recently expanded our medical center with the addition of a new 138-bed patient care wing. This expansion has made Providence Holy Cross Medical Center one of the largest hospitals serving the San Fernando and Santa Clarita valleys.
**We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details**
http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/
**Our Mission**
As expressions of Gods healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
**About Us**
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
**Schedule:** Full-time
**Shift:** Night
**Job Category:** Telemetry Nursing
**Location:** California-Mission Hills
**Req ID:** 255627

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Posted: 2020-05-19 Expires: 2020-06-18

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