Ambulnz is a fast growing national ambulance company on a mission to transform the medical transportation industry. We put new, more efficient models of care into practice, allowing our employees to focus on what's important - providing compassionate health care that puts the patient and their needs first.
As a Critical Care Transport Registered Nurse (RN) you play a critical role in the safe transport of patients to and from appointments, discharges from hospitals, dialysis centers, nursing homes, and many other destinations.
What you'll be doing:
Conducts a physical assessment on the patient, determines their nursing needs, and devises a plan for each individual.
Receives and delivers nursing report on the patient including significant events during the hospital course, administration of medications and medical interventions, pertinent laboratory results, and diagnostic data.
Provides constant monitoring and assessment of the patient, and immediate treatment when needed.
Calls for the initiation of emergency procedures and diversion of transport, and administers treatment upon recognizing physiological deterioration of the patient.
Operates and maintains life-support equipment and systems.
Documents vital signs, significant conditions, and reactions.
Observes behavior of patient to determine psychological state and provides emotional support and reassurance to allay anxiety.
Communicates with the patient, critical care transport team members, healthcare facility staff members, and the patient's family or significant others appropriate information regarding the patient's condition.
Participates in Quality Improvement activities including chart audits, peer review and data collection activities.
Participates in continuing education activities as a student, instructor, and proctor.
Serves as a company representative promoting positive customer relationships through proactive involvement in public business and communities activities.
What where looking for:
Two years experience in an ER or Adult ICU within previous 18 months
Successful completion of a skills competency evaluation program.
Familiarity with the COBRA/EMTALA laws.
California Driver's License
Unrestricted California State Licensed Registered Nurse
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