RN Special Procedures – Orange Coast Medical Center
Fountain Valley, 92708
Utilizing the nursing process and clinical nursing practice standards, the Special Procedures RN is responsible for directing and coordinating nursing care for the Special Procedures 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.
Effectively communicate and document data relevant to the care of the patient. Knowledge of patient age, cultural diversity, psychosocial and/or spiritual needs into the patient’s plan of care. In addition, the RN collaborates with other professional disciplines to ensure safe and effective patient care delivery and the achievement of desired patient outcomes.
- Requirements: Two years Critical Care Nursing experience Three years Cardiovascular Laboratory or Interventional Radiology experience preferred. In lieu of this experience, consideration will be made for an employee with strong education and associated experiential backgroundComputer, internet, order entry and word processing experience preferred
- Licensure/Education/Certications: Current California RN LicenseBachelor’s Degree in Nursing or higher preferredCurrent American Heart Association Basic Cardiac Life Support CardCurrent American Heart Association Advanced Cardiac Life Support CardSpecialty Certification preferred
About the Hospital
We’re a nonprofit integrated health system that includes leading hospitals – Long Beach Medical Center, Miller Children's & Women's Hospital Long Beach, Orange Coast Medical Center, and Saddleback Medical Center; award-winning medical groups – MemorialCare Medical Group and Greater Newport Physicians; Select Health Plan; and convenient outpatient health centers, urgent care centers, imaging centers, breast centers, surgical centers, physical therapy centers and dialysis centers throughout Orange and Los Angeles Counties.