Registered NurseKern Valley Hospital
Functions include performing diagnostic tests and analyzing results, administering medications, operating medical equipment, recording patients' symptoms and medical histories, and assisting with patient rehabilitation and follow-up.
Current California RN license, BLS, ACLS* and PALS* certifications required, with 2+ years recent ER experience preferred and operating knowledge of Electronic Medical Records preferred. Must pass nursing medical and telemetry tests. Provides patient care in emergency setting, reflecting initiative, flexibility and responsibility with minimum supervision. Triages safely, rapidly and accurately. Communicates with physicians about patient status. Must be willing to cross-train in other nursing departments as the need arises. Must be able to effectively communicate in English; both verbal and written. Must have good interpersonal skills and interface professionally, tactfully and respectfully with patients, staff, general public and governmental agency reps. Basic computer skills required.