Registered Nurse

Ahmc Healthcare Inc. San Gabriel , CA 91778

Posted Yesterday

Overview

Assesses patient/family health problems and resources, takes a leadership role in the development, implementation and outcomes evaluation of a plan for nursing care provided by the nursing team. Provides technical nursing care and interventions to designated patient populations. This position requires providing service to a one or more age populations including an ill neonate through geriatric patient population in a manner that demonstrates an understanding of the functional/developmental age of the individual served. Admission coordination, make nursing assignments, coordinate shift activities and quality control functions.

  • Provides local wound care as ordered.

  • Applies dressings as ordered or as appropriate to the type of wound.

  • Documents nursing interventions using the FOCUS charting format.

  • Demonstrates knowledge of procedures and post-care.

  • Follows established protocols for patients at high risk for suicide or unpredictable behavior.

  • Follows established protocols for patients at high risk for falls and skin breakdown.

  • Follows appropriate Code Blue notification procedures.

  • Functions in a Code Blue quickly and calmly providing CPR, administering and documenting medications/interventions accurately.

  • Effectively prioritizes clinical interventions and care.

  • Communicates significant changes in patient's condition/status in a timely manner.

  • Understands actions, side-effects, contra-indications of drugs.

  • Follows five "rights" of medication administration.

  • Adheres to medication policies, practices and standards.

  • Administers medication, intravenous therapy and fluid management only on physician request and guidance.

  • Obtains necessary training prior to initial equipment use.

  • Assures equipment is in operating order prior to use.

  • Differentiates between patient complications and equipment malfunction.

  • Uses the following equipment in accordance with manufacturer's operating instructions, including but not limited to:

  • IV Pump

  • Glucoscan

  • PCA Pump

  • Tube Feeding Pump

  • Chest Tube Suction

  • Defibrillator

Qualifications

  • Associate degree in Nursing or graduate of an accredited school of Nursing.

  • Current California RN License.

  • Current BLS, ACLS, PALS Card.

  • Current MAB Certification.

  • Bilingual in Spanish, Vietnamese, or Chinese (preferred).

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