Registered Nurse-Emergency Department, Per Diem (112)

Registered Nurse-Emergency Department, Per Diem (112)

 Adventist Health Mendocino Coast

Adventist Health and Mendocino Coast District Hospital are proud to unite as one to care for our communities as Adventist Health Mendocino Coast. Our 25-bed Critical Access Hospital is licensed by the State of California Department of Health Services and accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations. AHMC provides emergency, inpatient and outpatient services, and healthcare education to prevent, manage and treat chronic and acute conditions.

REGISTERED NURSE

EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT

Rate: $42.968 – $66.044

FLSA Status:  Non-Exempt

PRINCIPAL JOB DUTIES:

  • Implements the nursing process with patients including carrying out physicians orders regarding diet, medication and treatment in accordance with hospital standards of care
  • Performs assessments; monitors and ensures quality care through observation and evaluation; documents nursing interventions on care plans, medical records, and reports findings to physicians as needed
  • Instructs patients, staff, and family members regarding treatments, nursing plans and related patient care directed towards a safe discharge
  • Distributes and maintains records of controlled drugs and insures their security
  • Responds to emergencies; maintains availability of medications and supplies; ensures cleanliness of equipment and environment
  • May participate as a member of an interdisciplinary treatment team in the assessment, development, implementation, and evaluation of patient care
  • May participate in the development and review of policies and procedures
  • Assists in resolving charge discrepancies as directed
  • Performs other duties as assigned

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Graduate of accredited school of registered nursing
  • Current California RN license
  • Current CPR certification
  • Minimum one year RN Emergency Department experience highly desirable
  • Current ACLS and NRP certifications required within six months of hire
  • PALS, NIHSS, TNCC certifications preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to exhibit a high degree of professionalism
  • Capable of performing position related physical requirements

REPORTS TO:  Emergency Department  Manager

Applications accepted until position is filled                                                        PCN 112

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