Surgery-General opening in Palm Springs, California. This and other physician assistant jobs brought to you by DocCafe.comRNFA Opportunity with Prestigious Hospital in Beautiful Palm Springs, CA!This is a Day Shift Position in Same Day Surgery Department!
A professional nurse who possesses and demonstrates the ability to assess patients using the nursing process. Develops a Plan of Care that is consistent with the needs appropriate to the age of the patient. Independently sets priorities and implements nursing activities in an accurate, safe, and timely manner. Is able to delegate activities appropriately to other team members. Evaluates and documents the effectiveness of nursing and medical interventions. Formulates, implements and documents an individual teaching plan for each patient. Provides patient care in a cost effective high quality manner. Ages of Patients Pediatric Adolescent Adult Geriatric Blood Borne Pathogens High Potential Qualifications Education Required: BSN or MSN or enrollment in an RN-BSN or RN-MSN program within 1 year of hire and completion within 5 years of hire if hired after July 1, 2012 Licensure/Certification Required: California RN license and completion of RNFA didactic course; American Heart Association BLS and ACLS; and PALS within 90-days of hire. Preferred: N/A Experience Required: N/A Preferred: 1 to 2 years experience in the area of specialty or in area of higher acuity or participation in internship program/course. Essential Responsibilities Demonstrates compliance with Code of Conduct and compliance policies, and takes action to resolve compliance questions or concerns and report suspected violations. Performs physical assessment on patients. Develops plan of care based on assessment. Demonstrates implementation skills in accordance with Standards of Care, policies, procedures, and Nurse Practice Act. Evaluates effectiveness of nursing and medical interventions. Demonstrates ability to change intervention strategies when expected outcomes not met. Consistently documents in accordance with policies and procedures. Consistently administers medications and documents in compliance with medication administration policies and procedures. Demonstrates competency in the operation of equipment specific to clinical area. Provides accurate and precise reporting of patient condition and changes in a timely manner to physicians. Formulates, implements, and documents an individual teaching plan for each patient. Initiates discharge planning upon admission and throughout hospitalization in conjunction with Case Manager where appropriate. Completes age specific competency annually. Adheres to guidelines for change of shift report and internal transfer of patient care. Mandatory patient rounds before and after each shift. Complies with departmental plan to meet budget goals. Demonstrates knowledge of Department of Nursing performance improvement and patient safety goals. Keyphrases: general surgery jobs, surgery jobs, surgeon jobs, general surgeon jobs, cardiovascular thoracic surgery jobs, cardiovascular thoracic surgeon jobs, thoracic cardiovascular surgery jobs, thoracic cardiovascular surgeon jobs, thoracic and cardiovascular surgeon jobs, thoracic and cardiovascular surgery jobs, colo rectal surgeon jobs, colo rectal surgery jobs, neuro surgeon jobs, neuro surgery jobs, oral plastic surgery jobs, oral plastic surgeon jobs, pediatric oral surgery jobs, pediatric oral surgeon jobs, dental oral surgery jobs, dentist oral surgeon jobs, dentist oral surgery jobs, maxillofacial oral surgeon jobs, maxillofacial oral surgery jobs, oral maxillofacial surgeon jobs, oral maxillofacial surgery jobs, cardio thoracic surgery jobs, cardio thoracic surgeon jobs, cardio vascular surgeon jobs, pediatric vascular surgeon jobs, pediatric vascular surgery jobs, surg tech jobs, surgery tech jobs, surgical tech jobs, gynecologic surgery jobs, surgical jobs Associated topics: ankle, foot, joint, ortho, orthopedic, reconstructive, replacement, surgeon, surgery, trauma
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