At MemorialCare Health Systems, we believe in providing extraordinary health care to our communities and an exceptional working environment for our people. Whether it's our recognition as one of the nation's Top Health Systems or outcomes that repeatedly exceed the expected, you'll be energized by our commitment to innovation, continuous learning and your professional and personal growth.
Utilizing the nursing process and clinical nursing practice standards, the RN is responsible for directing and coordinating nursing care for the Surgery Services patient in accordance with the policies and procedures of the Nursing Department. Responsibilities include directing unlicensed employee activity, synthesizing patient information, assessment of patients, planning of care/interventions, teaching patients/family, implementation of treatment plan/MD orders, and evaluation of care rendered. The RN must effectively communicate and document data relevant to the care of the patient. The RN utilizes knowledge of patient age, cultural diversity, and psychosocial and/or spiritual needs into the patient's plan of care. The RN contributes to the promotion of quality nursing care through performance improvement processes that demonstrates positive outcomes in patient care. In addition, the RN collaborates with other professional disciplines to ensure safe and effective patient care delivery and the achievement of desired patient outcomes.
One year acute experience in Oncology nursing preferred. Extensive experience with peripheral and central venous access devices and infusion therapy preferred. Computer, internet, order entry and word processing experience preferred.
Current CA RN license
Current AHA BLS for HealthCare Providers card
ONS Chemotherapy/Biotherapy provider required or must be obtained within one year of hire.
OCN Certification preferred.
ACLS and EKG competency required or must be obtained within in six months of hire.
Internal Number: ORA002026
About MemorialCare Orange Coast Medical Center
The people of MemorialCare Health System are dedicated to the pursuit of best practice medicine. Our physicians and staff members study the best and most effective treatments and work to implement them at all our locations. The results are outcomes that frequently exceed state and national averages. For our patients and families, it means a superior choice of health care services.