Nurse Clinician Pediatric Nephrology Team - FT AM Shift - Loma Linda

Job Description

This position will support LLUCH's strategic plan and the organization's mission to continue the teaching and healing ministry of Jesus Christ, while embracing the core values of Compassion, Integrity, Excellence, Teamwork, and Wholeness. The Nurse Clinician utilizes discretion and independent judgment to provide developmentally appropriate and age-specific (infant, toddler, preschooler, school-age, adolescent, young adult, adult) direct and indirect patient care and treatment management. Utilizes disease-specific knowledge base and the nursing process (assessment, planning, intervention, and evaluation) to provide whole person care in the outpatient environment. Ensures continuity of care across the continuum, e.g., pre-admission and post hospitalization. Collaborates with other healthcare team members and participates in team conferences to coordinate implementation of treatment plan recommendations. Utilizes interpersonal skills to maximize customer service, safe patient care, and professionalism. Contributes to a work environment of caring and cooperation among a culturally diverse workforce and patient population. Performs other duties as needed.

Qualifications

-Baccalaureate Degree in nursing required.

-Two years experience in clinical nursing and one year experience in specialty required.

-One year of the required experience shall have been in providing nursing care for patients with the diseases(s) or related condition(s) for which the dept specializes in.

-California Registered Nurse (RN) license and Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required; other certification(s) as indicated in the department-specific Plan for Providing Care.

Company Overview

An outgrowth of the original Sanitarium on the hill in 1905, the present 11-story Loma Linda University Medical Center (LLUMC) opened on July 9, 1967. With the completion of the Loma Linda University Children's Hospital (LLUCH) in late 1993, nearly 900 beds are available for patient care, including at Loma Linda University Medical Center East Campus and Loma Linda University Behavioral Medicine Center (LLUBMC). Loma Linda University Health Care (LLUHC), a management service organization, supports the many programs and services provided by our 400+ faculty physicians. LLUMC operates some of the largest clinical programs in the United States in areas such as neonatal care and outpatient surgery and is recognized as the international leader in infant heart transplantation and proton treatments for cancer. Each year, the institution admits more than 33,000 inpatients and serves roughly half a million outpatients. LLUMC is the only level one regional trauma center for Inyo, Mono, Riverside, and San Bernardino counties.