Dignity Health Staff RN II Acute Care Nursery in SAN LUIS OBISPO, California
French Hospital Medical Center in San Luis Obispo, CA is a part of Dignity Health of the Central Coast and is recognized for the highest quality hospitals, physicians from the top medical schools in the country, primary care offices to ensure access for all patients, premier ambulatory surgery centers, technologically advanced imaging centers, outpatient services and a comprehensive home health service; all recognized for quality, safety and service. Each hospital is supported by an active philanthropic Foundation to provide additional funding to support new programs and services, as well as to advance the community's access to health care
About this position:
In keeping with the French Hospital Medical Center health care philosophy, the Registered Nurse manages quality patient care through the nursing process. Coordinates plan of care with the health care team. Assumes leadership role for unit personnel to prepare and assist them with their responsibilities. Employees are responsible for completion of unit competency assessments, annual safety review, CPR, and renewal of license by maintaining continuing education units as required by hospital policy. Employees must successfully pass clinical math exam prior to orientation to unit. In addition to these major responsibilities, the Registered Nurse may be assigned other duties.
Registered Nurse with a minimum of 2 years of work experience in a Newborn ICU.
Other candidates to be considered on an individual basis and attributes Registered nurse with 2 years of experience
Associates degree and other speciality specific training.
State of California RN License.
BLS, NRP certification BLS, NRP.
Has education, training and demonstrated competency in neonatal critical care.
Preferred / Desired:
Demonstrates ability to work within a team model of patient-care delivery.
Demonstrates proficient basic nursing skills and specialty skills.
Demonstrates knowledge of the nursing process and the ability to apply these principles appropriately.
Demonstrates a caring, compassionate attitude toward others.
Relates with patients/visitors empathetically and tactfully.
Demonstrates ability to organize and prioritize work efficiently.
Demonstrates clear, effective written and oral English skills, and objective active-listening skills.
Demonstrates ability to delegate appropriate patient care tasks, duties, etc. to other team members.
Ability and willingness to actively participate in process improvement activities.
Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work with others across all departments.
Reacts calmly and efficiently in emergencies.
Collaborates and provides leadership with patient-care team. Maintains effective relationships with coworkers and medical staff.
Applies the nursing process in the provision of care to the full compliment in gestational ages and pathophysiological and psychosocial complexities in the NICU environment.
Demonstrated competence in the understanding and use of various technologies in the critical care environment.
Competence in attending deliveries
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Job ID 2017-38933
Employment Type Full Time
Department Obstetrics/Wellborn Nursery
Hours / Pay Period 72
Facility French Hospital Medical Center
Location SAN LUIS OBISPO
Standard Hours 6p - 6:30a