Sorry, this job is no longer accepting applications. See below for more jobs that match what you’re looking for!

RN II Telemetry Night Shift

Expired Job

Sutter Health Antioch , CA 94531

Posted 2 months ago

Providing health care services to nearly 250,000 residents of eastern Contra Costa County, Sutter Delta Medical Center remains the community's only not-for-profit acute care hospital. Its comprehensive services include 24-hour emergency care, surgery, family centers, obstetrics, pediatrics, acute rehabilitation, diagnostic imaging, occupational health, physical therapy, intensive care and coronary care. Cardiac catheterization, sports rehabilitation and home health services are also among the medical center's areas of specialized care.

The primary role of the staff RN is to coordinate the delivery of care for the patient population they serve from admission through discharge. Included in this delivery of care are all aspects of the physical, psychosocial, safety and educational needs of the patient and their family/support system. This function is performed in collaboration with an interdisciplinary team including but not limited to nursing peers, attending physicians and ancillary support services. The staff RN uses the nursing process, medical therapeutics, technology and personal interventions to accomplish this

Education/Licensures/Certifications:

  • Associate's degree is required

  • Bachelor's in Nursing is preferred

  • Registered Nurse

  • State Licensure

  • RN is required

  • Basic Life Support Certification
  • BLS is required
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • ACLS is required
  • Electrocardiogram Certification - (Passing of medication exam and EKG test)

Special Requirements:

  • Two years of basic Medical / Surgical acute care nursing experience or at one year of experience in specialty area

  • Experience in Cardiac and Telemetry nursing in an acute care setting and meet all required certification of the position

  • Demonstrates understanding of cardiac arrhythmias and the associated treatment plans and medications

  • Experience that allows the assessment, treatment and management of conditions that affect the complex cardiovascular system

  • Experience providing care to patients across the lifespan, from adolescent to the elderly

Experience in the following services:

  • Managing hypertension, congestive heart failure, arrhythmias and other heart conditions

  • Evaluating and monitoring heart devices, such as pacemakers and defibrillators

  • Assesses results from a wide variety of cardiac tests, including stress tests, stress echocardiograms, exercise stress tests, medicated stress tests, and CT coronary angiograms

  • Providing physical exams so as to assess for chronic and acute cardiac diseases

  • Interprets laboratory results or cardiac tests

  • Administers, understands, and manages cardiac medications and other therapies

  • Educates patients on health maintenance and disease prevention

  • Oversees the duties of the Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVN), Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) and Telemetry Technician on the unit

  • Must learn operations of relevant equipment in unit

Skills & Knowledge:

Must demonstrate the following: basic Medical / Surgical nursing skills, basic competencies in the nursing process and pharmacology, basic knowledge of newborn, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric population, ability to work with all levels of nursing personnel and assist them in a resource capacity, effective English written and verbal communication skills.


See if you are a match!

See how well your resume matches up to this job - upload your resume now.

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
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
RN II Emergency Services Night Shift

Sutter Health

Posted 1 week ago

VIEW JOBS 12/1/2018 12:00:00 AM 2019-03-01T00:00 Sutter Delta Medical Center is a 145 bed medical facility providing diagnostic and therapeutic treatment services for the eastern portion of Contra Costa County which includes the communities of Antioch, Brentwood, Bethel Island, Byron, Discovery Bay, Knightsen, Oakley and Pittsburg. Services are provided for newborns, pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients. The primary role of the staff RN is to coordinate the delivery of care for the patient population they serve from admission through discharge. Included in this delivery of care are all aspects of the physical, psychosocial, safety and educational needs of the patient and their family/support system. This function is performed in collaboration with an interdisciplinary team including but not limited to nursing peers, attending physicians and ancillary support services. The staff RN uses the nursing process, medical therapeutics, technology and personal interventions to accomplish this. Education, Licensures and Certifications: * Associate's Degree required * Bachelor's or Master's Degree preferred * Valid California RN License required * BLS required * ACLS required * PALS required * Certification in Specialty preferred * EPIC documentation preferred Pre-Employment Requirements: * Must pass Medication examination * Must pass EKG examination Experience Requirements: * One year of basic Medical / Surgical acute care nursing experience or at least six months experience in specialty area required * Experience in Emergency Room nursing in the acute care setting or experience in Critical Care nursing in the acute care setting * Experience in overseeing the duties of Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVN) and Emergency Room Technician * Understanding of multiple diagnoses as this role is the first line of defense for accidents, allergic reactions, and any number of urgent medical care * Ability to quickly assess the needs of each patient, prioritize care based on its critical nature, and work to stabilize a patient, treat the problem, discharge the patient after the emergency is over or makes arrangements for a longer hospital stay * Calm under Pressure: ER Nurses face urgent, life-or-death situations almost daily and need to function in emergency situations * Demonstrates Patience: providing care under stressful circumstances requires patience. * Communication Skills that allows for comforting interactions with patients who are scared, in pain or in shock. ED nurses need to be patient listeners and good communicators to help keep everyone calm and help them understand the situation * Responsible for handling initial patient assessments, performing laboratory work, and point of care testing and associated administrative tasks * Must learn operations of relevant emergency room equipment Skills and Knowledge: * Basic Medical / Surgical nursing skills * Basic competencies in the nursing process and pharmacology * Basic knowledge of adolescent, adult and geriatric population * Ability to work with all levels of nursing personnel and assist them in a resource capacity * Effective English written and verbal communication skills Sutter Health Antioch CA

RN II Telemetry Night Shift

Expired Job

Sutter Health