AHMC Healthcare

  • Registered Nurse

    Posted Date 1 month ago(11/7/2019 11:42 AM)
    Location : Location
    US-CA-San Gabriel
  • Overview

    Assesses patient/family health problems and resources, takes a leadership role in the development, implementation and outcomes evaluation of a plan for nursing care provided by the nursing team. Provides technical nursing care and interventions to designated patient populations. This position requires providing service to a one or more age populations including an ill neonate through geriatric patient population in a manner that demonstrates an understanding of the functional/developmental age of the individual served.  Admission coordination, make nursing assignments, coordinate shift activities and quality control functions.

    • Provides local wound care as ordered.
    • Applies dressings as ordered or as appropriate to the type of wound.
    • Documents nursing interventions using the FOCUS charting format.
    • Demonstrates knowledge of procedures and post-care.
    • Follows established protocols for patients at high risk for suicide or unpredictable behavior.
    • Follows established protocols for patients at high risk for falls and skin breakdown.
    • Follows appropriate Code Blue notification procedures.
    • Functions in a Code Blue quickly and calmly providing CPR, administering and documenting medications/interventions accurately.
    • Effectively prioritizes clinical interventions and care.
    • Communicates significant changes in patient’s condition/status in a timely manner.
    • Understands actions, side-effects, contra-indications of drugs.
    • Follows five “rights” of medication administration.
    • Adheres to medication policies, practices and standards.
    • Administers medication, intravenous therapy and fluid management only on physician request and guidance.
    • Obtains necessary training prior to initial equipment use.
    • Assures equipment is in operating order prior to use.
    • Differentiates between patient complications and equipment malfunction.
    • Uses the following equipment in accordance with manufacturer’s operating instructions, including but not limited to:
      • IV Pump
      • Glucoscan
      • PCA Pump
      • Tube Feeding Pump
      • Chest Tube Suction
      • Defibrillator

    Qualifications

    • Associate degree in Nursing or graduate of an accredited school of Nursing.
    • Current California RN License.
    • Current BLS, ACLS, PALS Card.
    • Current MAB Certification.
    • Bilingual in Spanish, Vietnamese, Chinese (preferred).

    Facility

    San Gabriel Valley Medical Center

    Req ID

    req5711

    Shift

    Nights

    Category

    Nursing

    Position Type

    Regular Full-Time

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