Registered Nurse- Med/Surg- Full Time, Night/ Variable

Registered Nurse- Med/Surg- Full Time, Night/ Variable

Adventist Health Mendocino Coast

REGISTERED NURSE

MEDICAL SURGICAL DEPARTMENT

RATE $35.563-$63.172

FLSA Status:  Non-Exempt

PRINCIPAL JOB DUTIES:

  • Implements the nursing process with patients including carrying our 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 and medical records, and reports findings to physicians as needed
  • Instructs patients, staff and family members regarding treatments, nursing plans and related patient care
  • 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
  • Minimum one-year acute care experience preferred
  • Current CPR certification
  • Registered Nurse I is eligible to advance to Registered Nurse II after completion of six months employment with MCDH
  • Demonstrated ability to exhibit a high degree of professionalism
  • Capable of performing position related physical requirements

REPORTS TO:  Nurse Manager

Applications accepted until position is filled                                              PCN 13

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