Cardiovascular Tele Nurse - RN II

Good Samaritan Hospital San Jose, CA 2018-07-20
About Good Samaritan Hospital Our investment in technology, ability to recruit internationally trained physicians in a wide range of specialties, and commitment to developing the potential of its clinical and ancillary staff have set us apart from the rest. Serving Silicon Valley since 1965, Good Samaritan Hospital is a 474 bed acute care hospital. Our acute care hospital is located in the heart of Silicon Valley with two locations, the main campus in San Jose and Mission Oaks campus in Los Gatos. Good Samaritan Hospital is recognized as a leader in neurosciences, high-risk obstetrics, comprehensive cancer services, advanced cardiology and innovative surgery techniques. We were the first of five hospitals in the country and the first in Santa Clara County to become a Stroke Certified Hospital. The 3 CVP West Telemetry Nursing teams are dedicated,healthcare providers with excellent services for patients at Good Samaritan Hospital. Interested in joining this team? Apply online now. Schedule: 0.8 (32 hours weekly), Shift: Nights, weekends rotate. POSITION SUMMARY: Under generalsupervision, provides clinically competent professional nursing care. The Registered Nurse isresponsible for patient assessment, development, implementation andcoordination of the patients' plan of care including the medical treatment planand the evaluation of patient treatment. The Registered Nurse will functionwithin the full scope of the RN licensure, according to the California NursingPractice Act. The Registered Nurse hasprimary accountability for monitoring patient outcomes. As the team coordinatorof the patient care team (including but not limited to: physicians, registerednurses, licensed vocational nurses, technicians, and support and clericalstaff), the Registered Nurse collaborates, directs, delegates, assigns, guidesand serves as a resource to the department and the patient care team forpatient care delivery. The Registered Nursepromotes a cooperative working relationship with care team members, physicians,other disciplines and the public by facilitating and enhancing communication,displaying honesty and respect, displaying sensitivity to cultural and agedifferences, and expressing and accepting feedback in a professional manner. MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE,SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED: 1. CurrentCalifornia Registered Nurse License. 2. CurrentBasic Cardiac Life Support (BLS) certification. 3. AdvancedLife Support (ACLS, NIHSS) certification as required by specific hiringdepartment criteria. Minimum Experience: 1. ARegistered Nurse who has one (1) year of full-time equivalent or more prior Cardiovascular Telemetry experience as a Registered Nurse. 2. Ability to learn and utilize computerized patient care management system. 3. Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions. Must read,write and verbally communicate in the English language. 4. Must maintain confidentiality.
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