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Registered Nurse II Kennedy Unit Full Time Nights

Job ID: 2105043404 Date posted: 11/17/2021 Facility: John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital
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We know it takes a special person to be a nurse, and we are committed to providing our nurses with an enriching and rewarding environment. We provide the resources, tools and support our employees need to serve our patients and customers in the best way possible — so we can provide the right care, in the right place, at the right time, and do so with compassion.

  • Nights
  • No travel

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  • Innovative
  • Collaborative
  • Resourceful
  • Advocate
  • Person-centered
  • Critical thinker

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I feel like I'm rewarded in many ways. Just the time that I get to share with patients and learn who they are - I feel like that's a gift to me.”

- Elizabeth Vernon, RN

Benefits

  • Medical
  • Paid Time Off
  • Dental
  • 401(k)
  • Tutition
    Reimbursment
  • Life and
    Disability
    Insurance

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Responsibilities

JFK Memorial Hospital has provided medical care to residents in the Coachella Valley since 1966. A group of physicians, including Dr. Reynaldo Carreon, founded the hospital and today one of JFK’s cross streets is named in his honor.

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

  • The professional nurse on the Progressive Care Unit (PCU) uses the nursing process to plan, implement, evaluate and document patient care. The professional nurse considers the patient’s physical, psychosocial, cultural, spiritual, language barriers, age, teaching needs, and readiness to learn.
  • The professional nurse demonstrates knowledge of EKG monitoring and treatment of hypotension and dysrhythmias.
  • The professional nurse demonstrates knowledge of commonly used medications and possesses skill in calculating medications and fluid dosages.
  • The professional nurse follows the hospital chest pain protocol.
  • The professional nurse demonstrates knowledge of physiologic changes and common complications associated with specific disease states.
  • The professional nurse involves the interdisciplinary team in the plan of care and patient intervention.
  • The RN II uses an autonomous practice.
  • The RN II independently anticipates professional responsibilities and accepts accountability for professional actions.
  • The RN II uses critical thinking skills in daily practice.
  • The RN II participates in departmental Performance Improvement activities and monitoring as requested.


Qualifications:

QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. California RN License
  2. Successful mastery of nursing skills and knowledge related to a RN I position
  3. CPR
  4. Basic Computer Skills

Tenet complies with federal, state, and/or local laws regarding mandatory vaccination of its workforce. If you are offered this position and must be vaccinated under any applicable law, you will be required to show proof of full vaccination or obtain an approval of a religious or medical exemption prior to your start date. If you receive an exemption from the vaccination requirement, you will be required to submit to regular testing in accordance with the law.

Job: Med/Surg
Primary Location: Indio, California
Facility: John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Nights
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