Monterey Park Hospital, located in the San Gabriel Valley of Los Angeles County, is a 101 bed acute care community hospital. Monterey Park Hospital has provided our community with advanced medical and culturally sensitive healthcare services for over 40 years. Monterey Park Hospital is recruiting for a Registered Nurse for our Endoscopy (GI) Lab. This is a full time, 8 hour variable shift position. This position reports to the Director of Perioperative Services.
The Endoscopy (GI) Lab RN uses specialized knowledge and skills in the care of patients and families undergoing invasive Endoscopy procedures. The GI RN uses the nursing process to assess, plan, diagnose and evaluate patient care while managing and administering moderate sedation. The GI RN is responsible for providing a safe, efficient, and caring environment, one in which the Endoscopy team can function and in which the outcome for the patient is as positive as possible. He/she manages and oversees equipment, instrumentation and supplies of this specialty service, provides patient education and support to the other GI staff. The GI RN is knowledgeable in pharmacology and physiological systems, meets and exceeds the CDPH, The Joint Commission and other regulatory requirements.
BSN preferred. One-year acute care hospital experience in GI/Endoscopic Lab preferred. Current CA RN license, BLS and ACLS required. Proficiency in both written and oral English.