HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nures / RN II NICU Level II in San Jose, California
About Regional Medical Center of San Jose
Regional Medical Center of San Jose is a 247 bed hospital with a Level II Trauma Center . The hospital provides a host of technologically-advanced services including Cardiovascular , Neuro , Orthopedic , Bariatric and General Surgery, Interventional Pulmonology , along with multi-organ Cancer Care , and services for Women and Children . Regional holds Joint Commission advanced certification as a Comprehensive Stroke Center and a Get with the Guidelines- Stroke Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. It is a certified Chest Pain Center , Certified Atrial Fibrillation Program , county-designated STEMI (heart attack) Receiving Center, ACoS accredited Community Cancer Center, designated Lung Cancer Screening Center, a member of Extracorporeal Life Support Organization (ECMO) and is certified by The Joint Commission in Sepsis care. Regional is a recipient of Healthgrades 2015 Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence. The hospital has also been recognized by U.S. News and World Report and The Joint Commission as a top performing hospital. The Nursery / NICU Nursing team are dedicated, healthcare providers with excellent services for patients at San Jose Regional Medical Center. Interested in joining this team? Apply online now.
Schedule: .6 (24 hours a week) Shift: Nights, Rotating Weekends
Internal Posting Period: 6/20/17 – 6/27/17
POSITION SUMMARY :
Coordinates total nursing care for acutely ill NICU patients. Primary patient population served include, but not limited to, those admitted for prematurity, sepsis, respiratory distress, neonatal substance exposure, hyperbilirubinemia, genetic syndromes. An RN II functions as an experienced clinically competent nurse who provides safe and effective nursing care and may work as a clinical preceptor in providing mentorship and guidance to new employees. Participates in patient/family teaching and provides leadership by working cooperatively with members of the health care team to maintain standards for professional nursing practice in the clinical setting. Participates
LICENSE/CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS :
Minimum: CA RN, BCLS and NRP
Preferred: RNC, PALS
EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS : Minimum: 1 to 2 years of acute care nursing in a Level II NICU setting. Preferred: Experience in Level III NICU setting
EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS : Minimum: High School Graduate or equivalent. Graduate of an accredited nursing program.
KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS : Minimum: Ability to use critical thinking skills and prioritize aspects of patient care; possess good interpersonal and intrapersonal communication skills. Ability to calculate medication dosages and safely administer medications.
Title: Registered Nures / RN II NICU Level II
Location: California-San Jose-Regional Medical Center of San Jose
Requisition ID: 08385-18119