Registered Nurse (RN) - Medical Surgical - Full-time, Nights
MemorialCare Saddleback Medical Center
March 26, 2018
Laguna Hills, California
Full Time - Experienced
Hospital, Public and Private
MemorialCare – Saddleback Medical Centers of excellence are renowned for prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cancer, heart disease, stroke, pulmonary disease, orthopedics and diabetes; and for leadership in emergency medicine, critical care medicine, breast health, outpatient rehabilitation, advanced imaging, women’s health, geriatric care and surgery, including robotic-assisted procedures.
Saddleback Medical Center (Orange County, CA) has consistently been named one of Healthgrades’ America’s 50 Best Hospitals, an achievement gained by just 1% of the nation’s hospitals. It has also been honored among Truven Health Analytics’ Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospitals in the U.S., consecutively voted Orange County’s Best Hospital in the Orange County Register’s Best of Orange County poll of readers and has appeared on both Becker’s Hospital Review and Thomson Reuters’ lists of America’s Best Hospitals. Saddleback’s U.S. News & World Report “high-performance” ranking categories included Heart Failure, Hip Replacement, Knee Replacement and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.
34 bed unit comprised of Medical, Surgical and Oncology patients. Our teams of RN’s and Patient Care Assistants manage the care and comfort of our patients, both inpatient and outpatient. Our nursing staff is also competent in providing excellent care of Telemetry patients and administration of chemotherapy to Oncology patients.
This position is responsible for coordinating and providing patient care in a safe and effective manner. Additional responsibilities include directing unlicensed employee activity, synthesizing patient information, assessment of patients, planning of care/intervention, and teaching of patients/family, implementation of treatment plan/MD orders, documentation and evaluation. Integration of patient care standards is incorporated into all clinical activities.
Position requires the full understanding thru active participation in fulfilling the Saddleback Memorial Medical Center (SMMC) Mission and ABC’s core values. Employee understands and supports the organizations Strategic Plan, Lean Initiatives for Continuous Performance Improvement, Patient Safety, and Patient Centered Care.
Experience: One year acute care/Telemetry experience preferred. Electronic Medical Record experience preferred Certification in specialty area preferred
Education/License/Certification BSN required within 36 months of hire Current CA RN License Current BLS from AHA Current ACLS