This position is responsible for the delivery of patient care through the nursing process of assessment, diagnosing, planning, implementation, and evaluation. Collaborates with other professional disciplines to ensure effective and efficient patient care delivery and the achievement of desired patient outcomes. Supports the organization vision and mission. Utilizes knowledge of patient’s age and cultural diversity into the provision of patient care. Contributes to the provision of quality nursing care through performance improvement techniques that demonstrate positive outcomes in patient care.
Required Education: Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing. Current California RN license. Must possess current certification in CPR. ACLS and PALS required, or willing to obtain within six months of employment. NRP and STABLE required, or willing to obtain within twelve months of employment.
Experience: Ability to practice nursing as described by the following definition: “The diagnosis and treatment of human responses to actual or potential health alterations.”
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Ability to utilize the nursing process in the provision of nursing care including but not limited to administering treatments and medications, interpreting diagnostic tests, formulating a plan of care, collaborating with other health care providers and providing education to patients and/or significant others. The successful candidate will be required to pass competencies for this position.