The Clinical Nurse (Registered Nurse, RN) provides hands-on care to patients, practicing in an evidence- based manner, within the Scope of Practice of the California Nursing Practice Act, regulatory requirements, standards of care, and hospital policies. Within that role, the Clinical Nurse performs all steps of the nursing process including assessing patients; interpreting data; planning, implementing, and evaluating care; coordinating care with other providers; and teaching the patient and family the knowledge and skills needed to manage their care and prevent complications. The Clinical Nurse partners with the patient's family wherever possible, considering all aspects of care, to deliver family centered care. As a professional, monitors the quality of nursing care provided.
Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities as well as possession of any required licenses or certifications is qualifying. Education: Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN) Experience: Minimum 2 years recent acute care Intensive Care Unit experience required, preferably in a level one trauma center. Licensure/Certification: Current California license. Current AHA Healthcare Provider ACLS and BLS required. CCRN, CNRN, TNCC, ENLS, TCRN, SCRN and NIHSS certifications preferred