Registered Nurse

Wellpath Ventura , CA 93001

Posted 3 days ago

Why Wellpath: Here at Wellpath, everything that we do is about taking care of people - our patients, our staff and our partners. We are committed to making a difference by providing hope and healing to vulnerable patients in challenging clinical environments. Our talented, compassionate team thrives in an autonomous environment, is empowered and supported by education, training and the resources to practice healthcare the way it is meant to be and strives to "Always Do The Right Thing!"

About this role: Under direct supervision of the Health Services Administrator (HSA), Program Manager (PM), or higher medical professional, the Registered Nurses will develop, initiate and coordinate the patient plan of care through assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation in collaboration with the healthcare team and in compliance with all agency, local, state, federal laws and regulations. What you bring to the table: Education for Registered Nurse:

  • Degree from an accredited school of nursing

Experience for Registered Nurse:

  • Prefer a minimum of one (1) year of clinical experience

Licenses/Certifications for Registered Nurse:

  • Current (and must maintain) unrestricted Registered Nursing license, certification or registration in state of practice

  • Current (and must maintain) lifesaving BLS certification through AHA

What you will do:

  • Utilizes the nursing process to provide quality and efficient patient care according to established standards including: accurately completing admission and other assessments, and collecting, analyzing, and prioritizing assessment data to facilitate proper patient care

o Transcribe physician, PA/NP orders

o Document nursing assessments using the S.O.A.P.E. format

o Prepare and administer medication in accordance with physician orders including: immunizations, antibiotics, narcotic pain medications, vitamins, topical agents, insulin, blood thinners, and allergy antigens.

o Initiate standardized procedures, orders, i.e., detox, opiate, alcohol

o Perform 14-day physicals and sick calls as required

  • Perform laboratory procedures and testing to include: blood glucose with visual or meter interpretation; interpretation of skin testing results; dipstick urine; urine specific gravity

  • Obtain specimens for laboratory testing including but not limited to: venipuncture; straight catheterization for urine collection; throat culture; sputum specimens; stool specimens

  • Coordinate the activities of his/her shift, provides timely and adequate supervision to the LVNs and Medical Assistants, responds to the intake area as requested and coordinates/communicates with detention staff as needed

  • Maintain a clean, safe, and secure working environment

  • Triage and communicate with physician, PA/NP, or Nursing supervisor any potentially significant medical complaints or observations discovered during routine duties

  • Respond and initiate lifesaving measures to man-down calls, identify medical emergencies, and arrange for transportation to hospital

  • May assist in the job shadow portion of the interview process, orientation and training of new and potential staff

  • May participate in performance evaluations and training of other team members

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Wellpath is an EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability Employer Here at Wellpath, everything that we do is about taking care of people - our patients, our staff and our partners. We are committed to making a difference by providing hope and healing to vulnerable patients in challenging clinical environments. Our talented, compassionate team thrives in an autonomous environment, is empowered and supported by education, training and the resources to practice healthcare the way it is meant to be and strives to "Always Do The Right Thing!"

Overview

Under direct supervision of the Health Services Administrator (HSA), Program Manager (PM), or higher medical professional, the Registered Nurses will develop, initiate and coordinate the patient plan of care through assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation in collaboration with the healthcare team and in compliance with all agency, local, state, federal laws and regulations.

Qualifications

Education for Registered Nurse:

  • Degree from an accredited school of nursing

Experience for Registered Nurse:

  • Prefer a minimum of one (1) year of clinical experience

Licenses/Certifications for Registered Nurse:

  • Current (and must maintain) unrestricted Registered Nursing license, certification or registration in state of practice

  • Current (and must maintain) lifesaving BLS certification through AHA

Responsibilities

  • Utilizes the nursing process to provide quality and efficient patient care according to established standards including: accurately completing admission and other assessments, and collecting, analyzing, and prioritizing assessment data to facilitate proper patient care

o Transcribe physician, PA/NP orders

o Document nursing assessments using the S.O.A.P.E. format

o Prepare and administer medication in accordance with physician orders including: immunizations, antibiotics, narcotic pain medications, vitamins, topical agents, insulin, blood thinners, and allergy antigens.

o Initiate standardized procedures, orders, i.e., detox, opiate, alcohol

o Perform 14-day physicals and sick calls as required

  • Perform laboratory procedures and testing to include: blood glucose with visual or meter interpretation; interpretation of skin testing results; dipstick urine; urine specific gravity

  • Obtain specimens for laboratory testing including but not limited to: venipuncture; straight catheterization for urine collection; throat culture; sputum specimens; stool specimens

  • Coordinate the activities of his/her shift, provides timely and adequate supervision to the LVNs and Medical Assistants, responds to the intake area as requested and coordinates/communicates with detention staff as needed

  • Maintain a clean, safe, and secure working environment

  • Triage and communicate with physician, PA/NP, or Nursing supervisor any potentially significant medical complaints or observations discovered during routine duties

  • Respond and initiate lifesaving measures to man-down calls, identify medical emergencies, and arrange for transportation to hospital

  • May assist in the job shadow portion of the interview process, orientation and training of new and potential staff

  • May participate in performance evaluations and training of other team members

  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Wellpath is an EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability Employer

icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Registered Nurse

Vitalant

Posted 6 days ago

VIEW JOBS 5/10/2021 12:00:00 AM 2021-08-08T00:00 PRIMARY PURPOSE: Under direct supervision, this position is responsible for performing all duties related to the efficient, safe, and compliant collection of blood and blood products. Works collaboratively as a member of the team and in alignment with the values of the organization. Performs Apheresis Red Cell Collection and/or Plasma Pheresis. Performs Platelet Pheresis and/or Therapeutic Apheresis. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: * Performs all assigned duties in compliance with internal SOPs and external regulations. Brings compliance issues to the attention of management. * Assures quality customer service to all customers. * Maintains good attendance and punctuality per the absence policy. * Performs all duties related to the collection and handling of blood and blood products (e.g., computerized medical screening, phlebotomy, load, set-up, tear down, pack blood, advanced eligibility calculations, and daily quality control). * Communicates all pertinent information effectively and timely. Brings issues to the attention of those in authority or leadership positions, as necessary. * Works as part of a team to achieve daily team production goals. * Assists and supports other team members, as required. * Maintains clean and organized work area. * Drives the company vehicle, as required. * Maintains complete and accurate records, including apheresis charts. * Demonstrates excellent communication skills in accordance with current customer service standards to represent a positive image for the company. * Maintains and ensures equipment, vehicles, and facilities are maintained and kept in good working order. * Maintains proficiency and certification for all tasks required by position. * Trains other team members on additional duties/tasks, as required. * Performs all other duties, at the discretion of management, as assigned. REQUIREMENTS: Knowledge/Education * Associate's degree required. Licenses/ Certifications * RN license required. * Valid in-state driver's license preferred. Experience * Six months previous work experience in a healthcare related position required. Skills/Abilities * Must possess the skills and abilities to successfully perform all assigned duties and responsibilities. * Must be able to maintain confidentiality. * Effective oral and written communication skills. * Must have proficient computer skills. * Must be able to read and comprehend written procedures and instructions. * Must be able to work flexible shifts. * Must have good customer service and interpersonal skills. * Ability to work in a team environment and participate as an active team member. * Ability to travel, as required. Blood Systems Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. EEO/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans Our organization is an equal employment/affirmative action employer. If you need accommodation for any part of the employment process because of a medical condition or disability, please send an e-mail to accommodation@bloodsystems.org or call 1-844-220-2612 to let us know the nature of your request. A representative will respond to accommodation requests within two business days. Please note that this email/phone number is for medical/disability accommodations only and any other inquiries will not receive a response. Please see the below information about applicant rights and our commitment to compliance: EEO is the Law EEO is the Law Supplement Pay Transparency e-Verify All candidates who receive a conditional written offer of employment will be required to undergo a pre-employment drug test in accordance with the Company's established guidelines. Vitalant Ventura CA

Registered Nurse

Wellpath