Under supervision, to perform professional nursing duties in the care and services to patients and their families in an acute care and non-acute care facility; to assist physicians and carry out their orders; and to do other work as required. Ability to care for the DOU patient assigned to the DOU unit.
This is a single position class in which the incumbents responsibility of functioning must be based on the advance knowledge and skills in providing care and service to patients with more complex problems and needs (depending on training and experience). Incumbents are assigned to work or float in appropriate areas. Responsibilities are expanded to include participation in activities relating to quality assurance, policy and procedure review/revision, in-service education and staff development.
Possession of Associate Degree in Nursing or successful completion of an accredited Registered Nurse Program as evidence by licensure, from a recognized college or university.
One year experience required
- Possession of a valid license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of California.
- BLS Certification
- ACLS Certification
- Basic Arrhythmia Certification
Physicians for Healthy Hospitals Inc - 15 months ago