Utilizing the nursing process and clinical nursing practice standards, the RN
is responsible for directing and coordinating nursing care for the Department
of Emergency Services patient in accordance with the policies and procedures
of the Nursing Department. Responsibilities include directing unlicensed
employee activity, synthesizing patient information, assessment of patients,
planning of care /interventions, teaching patients/family, implementation of
treatment plan/MD orders, and evaluation of care rendered. The RN must
effectively communicate and document data relevant to the care of the patient.
The RN utilizes knowledge of patient age, cultural diversity, and psychosocial
and/or spiritual needs into the patient’s plan of care. The RN contributes to
the promotion of quality nursing care through performance improvement
processes that demonstrates positive outcome in patient care. In addition, the
RN collaborates with other professional disciplines to ensure safe and
effective patient care delivery and the achievement of desired patient
One year Emergency Nursing experience preferred. In lieu of this experience,
consideration will be made for an employee with strong education and
associated experiential background.
Computer, internet, order entry and word processing experience preferred.
Current California RN license
Current AHA BLS for Healthcare Providers card
Current AHA ACLS card
Current AHA PALS card
|Job Category||Emergency Room|