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
Primary Location: Placentia, California
Facility: Placentia-Linda Hospital
Job Type: PT1
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.