Since 1972, Placentia-Linda Hospital has expanded right along with north Orange County. As our communities grow, we continue to offer a full range of medical services to meet your familyâ��s needs. One thing remains the same â�� our caring and compassionate staff, which is committed to providing excellent quality and customer satisfaction. The numerous awards and distinctions weâ��ve earned demonstrate that. The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of healthcare organizations in America, once again named Placentia-Linda Top Performer on Key Quality Measures in 2014. The hospital was recognized for exemplary performance in using evidence-based clinical processes that are shown to improve care for certain conditions.
We offer competitive salaries and benefits including a matching 401(k), several health & dental plans to choose from, generous tuition assistance plans, and relocation assistance for select positions.
This position is responsible for the delivery of quality nursing care including care before, during and after procedures while patients are in the G.I. Center. Utilizes the nursing process (assessment, nursing diagnosis, planning, intervention and evaluation) throughout a patient's stay in the G.I. Center from admission to discharge. Communicates effectively with other G.I. Center team members to ensure appropriate, timely, and professional care to all patients. Provides professional and technical skills to ensure safety, comfort, personal hygiene and the protection of patients in the provision of patient care. Responsible for maintaining technical and theoretical knowledge of G.I. procedures, equipment, and disease processes & treatments. Is responsible for the use of AIDET with every patient encounter and demonstrates understanding of HCAHPS and a culture of patient centered care. Reports directly to the Director of the GI Center.
Knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served on the unit. Knowledge of growth and development over the life span. Knowledge of dysrhythmias and appropriate interventions. Writes, speaks, and reads English.
Minimum of two yearsâ�� experience in an acute care hospital, ACU, Medical/Surgical unit or GI lab preferred.
Current California RN license
American Heart Association CPR/BLS
American Heart Association ACLS
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