Are you ready to bring your strong clinical competencies to a world-class facility recognized as top ten in the United States? Do you have a passion for the highest quality and patient satisfaction? Then please respond to this dynamic opportunity available with one of the best places to work in Southern California! We would be happy to hear from you.
We are seeking a compassionate, dedicated RN who enjoys variety to support multiple ambulatory clinics throughout the hospital campus on a rotating basis. You will play a critical role in patients' lives every day.
As a Clinical Nurse III (CN III) in the Ambulatory Float Pool, you will be oriented to multiple outpatient clinical department workflows, after which you are assigned to short-term clinic assignments to backfill for permanent staff absences (vacations, leaves, etc.).
Summary of Essential Duties:
Provides and precisely documents nursing process components and relevant interventions for direct and indirect patient care services that ensures the safety, comfort, personal hygiene, and protection of patients in a timely manner
Provides comprehensive care services to complex patients, including, but not limited to, the administration of medications and therapeutic agents necessary to implement treatment, disease prevention, or rehabilitative plan of care
Performs skin tests, immunizations, phlebotomy and the initiation of peripheral venous access
Demonstrates advanced assessment skills, integrating appropriate data sources to assess the signs, symptoms, reactions, behaviors, or general appearance to determine normal versus abnormal characteristics
Provides assistance to co-workers, new staff, temporary staff and students
Functions as a change champion and agent and participates in departmental quality improvement activities
Graduate of an accredited nursing program required
BSN degree preferred
Current, unrestricted California RN license required
BLS from the American Heart Association or American Red Cross required
Ambulatory Nurse Certification or other specialty nursing certification required (or willing to obtain within one year from start date)
A minimum of 3 years of acute care nursing experience required
At least 2 years of medical office or hospital clinic experience is preferred
Applicants with more than 1 but less than 3 years of experience may be considered as a Clinical Nurse II
Keywords: RN, Registered Nurse, Outpatient, Clinic, Ambulatory, Healthcare, Hospital, Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, California
Working Title: Registered Nurse III - Outpatient Ambulatory Clinic Float Pool
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