Would you like to be part of a team of colleagues that employs pioneering, state-of-the-art techniques to treat a variety of conditions with less risk, less pain and a shorter recovery time than traditional surgery? Do you have a passion for the highest quality and patient happiness? Then please respond to this dynamic opportunity available with one of the best places to work in Southern California! We would be happy to hear from you.
As a Clinical Nurse II, you will assume responsibility and accountability for the application of the nursing process and the delivery of patient care in a procedure setting. You can look forward to using all of your clinical knowledge regarding standards of care. We are looking for a motivated, creative nurse that can serve as a catalyst for continuous effective change in this current healthcare environment.
This position is 100% procedure focused
Responsible for room efficiency
Take charge of patient triage
Perform patient and room prep
Confirm and post procedure calls
Overtime as needed to finish end of day backlog
Will rotate call
Graduate of an accredited nursing program required
Current, unrestricted California RN license required
ACLS and PALS from the American Heart Association required
A minimum of 1 year of Imaging nursing experience required
Interventional Radiology experience preferred
Will also consider ICU, ED, Cath lab or similar care level of experience
Ability to read EKG's and monitor sedated patients of all ages
High level proficiency in IV placement
Keywords: RN, Registered Nurse, Interventional Radiology, Cath Lab, Procedure, Procedural, Outpatient, Healthcare, Hospital, Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, California
Working Title: Per-Diem Registered Nurse II - Interventional Radiology - 10-Hour Day Shift
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