Clinical Nurse I - Surgical Step Down Unit - FT - Nights at Careers
Job Description & Salary Range
UC Title: Clinical Nurse I
Position Number: 10000226
Reports to: Nurse Services Supervisor 2
Working Title: Clinical Nurse I
Cost Center: Surgical Step Down Unit (6030)
Bargaining Unit: NX
Date Created: 06/13/2019
Job Code: 9140
Shift: Day Shift
Position Summary: The clinical nurse collaborates with interdisciplinary teams to develop and implement a plan of care for a specific group of assigned patients, ensuring the coordination of care between other disciplines and support staff. Performs professional nursing duties that incorporate the psychomotor and age appropriate cognitive skills of the patient/family/significant other to assess, plan, intervene and advocate for the patient on an ongoing basis throughout the continuum of care. Will evaluate patient outcomes, effectiveness of plan of care, and readiness for discharge and revise plan or make referrals as necessary.
Ability to maintain flexibility and work well in a constantly changing environment
Ability to read, write and communicate effectively in English
Ability to work variable shifts including evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays
Advanced Cardiac Life Support
All external candidates must have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Basic Life Support
Current California RN license or Interim Permit by time of hire
Less than 6 months experience for this new graduate position
Bilingual skills to communicate effectively with patients and families
Physical, Mental & Environmental Demands:
To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.
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