Providence Health & Services RN - Nurse Clinician in Mission Hills, California
Providence is calling a Nurse Clinician (RN) (Full Time/Day Shift) to Providence Holy Cross Medical Center in Mission Hills, CA.
We are seeking a Nurse Clinician (RN) who will provide clinical expertise for patients and staff on assigned nursing/clinical department. Ensure ongoing education of staff based on identified learning needs. Assist in the direct care of patients (e.g. infants, pediatrics, adolescents, adults, geriatrics) where applicable to subspecialty.
In this position you will have the following responsibilities:
Maintain and role model compliance with established department policies and procedures, objectives, improving organization performance program, patient/customer safety, environmental, and infection control standards
Enhance professional growth and development through participation in educational programs, current literature, in service meetings, and workshops
Plan, develop, implement, and/or coordinate educational programs/activities; provide and promote growth development opportunities for staff
Provide assistance/guidance with the daily operations within assigned unit/departments(s) as requested/negotiated
Attend administrative meetings, participate on or coordinate multidisciplinary patient care/medical center/service area committees as assigned. Assume responsibility for disseminating and communicating information to staff
Coordinate the orientation of new personnel and the ongoing inservice of the staff on the assigned units/departments consistent with the organizational objectives, current JCAHO, Title 22 and other regulatory requirements
Coordinate and provide education to health care providers in the use of equipment and new procedures
Participate in/coordinate performance monitoring/improvement activities within assigned units, medical center, and/or service area; assist with the implementation of corrective actions as necessary
Maintain awareness of organizational performance improvement studies applicable to assigned areas; assists with implementation of practice changes as necessary
Coordinate and/or participate in unit/medical center product evaluations and standardization activities
Assist patients and families as needed in times of stress or crisis
Assist with staffing support in time of need to provide adequate coverage of assigned unit(s)
Perform administrative duties as assigned
Monitor patient condition within standards of nursing subspecialty and reports changes to appropriate personnel, evaluate outcomes, and facilitate the revision of the plan of care as indicated
Demonstrate/role model sensitivity to patients' rights, comfort, privacy and dignity to ensure optimal patient care
Act as a resource person regarding assigned unit policies, procedures, supplies, equipment functioning, communications and reporting mechanisms
Required qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor's Degree in Nursing, within 2 years
Current BLS-HCP – Basic Life Support - for Healthcare Providers - American Heart Association (AHA) or American Red Cross (ARC) - CPR/AED for Professional Rescuer accepted on hire until card expiration date
Current Los Angeles City Fire Safety Card within 30 days upon date of hire
Current California Licensed Registered Nurse
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- 2 years clinical education experience in the specific nursing service-line
About the hospital you will serve.
Nationally recognized for clinical excellence and trauma care, Providence Holy Cross Medical Center is a 377-bed, level II trauma center in Mission Hills, California. We are the only Magnet®Designated Hospital in the San Fernando Valley. Providence Holy Cross also has been recognized this year by the Los Angeles Business Journal as one of the best places to work in Los Angeles. As our reputation for excellence grows, so does our facility. We have recently expanded our medical center with the addition of a new 138-bed patient care wing. This expansion has made Providence Holy Cross Medical Center one of the largest hospitals serving the San Fernando and Santa Clarita valleys.
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Job Category: Clinical Education
Location: California-Mission Hills
Req ID: 253703