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St. Joseph Health / Covenant Health Registered Nurse II in Orange, California

At St. Joseph Hospital of Orange, providing compassionate care to patients and their families is a sacred responsibility. That is why we seek those who share our passion for treating the whole person –body, mind and spirit.

JOB SUMMARY:

The Registered Nurse independently uses the nursing process to safely, therapeutically and efficiently care for a group of patients. Uses information from a variety of sources, including Jean Watsons Theory of Human Science and Caring to assess, plan, implement, identify outcomes and evaluate patient’s plan of care. The Registered Nurse oversees the duties and competencies of the healthcare team; these include the performance of nursing assistant duties, clerical, food service, and environmental services duties as applicable. The Registered Nurse will practice in accordance with all regulatory, professional, legal, and hospital policies. Consistently demonstrates behaviors that model the SJHS core values and the Hospital’s mission statement.

REGISTERED NURSE II : Competent clinician provides care in a skilled and effective manner, utilizing appropriate technical and decision making skills.

EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT:

The Emergency Care Center of our Emergency Department is one of the busiest in Southern California yielding over 80,000 annual adult and pediatric patient visits. The department has recently completed the first phase of renovation to expand with four (4) new minor treatment rooms adding to our compliment of 53 treatment beds, 8 Fast Track beds as well as 14 beds in our Psychiatric Emergency Clinical Decision unit. We are a primary stroke center as designated by the Joint Commission and are designated by Orange County EMS as a Paramedic/EMS, Stroke and Chest Pain Receiving Center. We are a Magnet designated facility and the Emergency Care Center serves as a primary entry source for our cardiac center of excellence where we perform TAVR and Mitral Clip procedures.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Education :

  • Graduate of school of nursing or enrolled in an accelerated program leading to BSN or MSN degree

Experience:

  • One (1) year recent clinical Registered Nurse experience.

License/Certification:

  • Current California Registered Nursing License.

  • Current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Provider.

  • Current American Heart Association Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS).

  • Current American Heart Association Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS).

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Education:

  • BSN

Experience:

  • One (1) year recent Emergency Department Registered Nurse experience.

  • Bilingual English/Spanish or English/Vietnamese

License/Certification:

  • CEN or ENPC

WHY CHOOSE US?

In addition to being Magnet Recognized and awarded Top Work Places, St. Joseph of Orange offers generous medical, dental, and vision premiums for caregivers and their eligible dependents.

Health: Medical – Blue Shield HMO and HRA/HSA plans, Dental - Delta Care DHMO and Delta Dental PPO plans, and Employee Assistance Program.

Wellness: Retirement –401(K), Paid-Time Off -Based on employment status of FT, PT, PD and years of service, Employee Life insurance with optional family coverage, Flexible Spending Accounts, and optional Pre-Paid Legal Plan.

Professional Advancement: Individual career development plans, ongoing education, tuition reimbursement, and motivating managers.

Dignity. Service. Excellence. Justice.These timeless values form the heart and soul of St. Joseph Hospital. They are the prime reason that we attract and retain high-caliber employees who believe in the sanctity of their work in our faith-based setting.As a result of this affinity, most of our employees have remained with us for at least five years. Over 40 percent of our new employees were either referred by friends or applied to work at St. Joseph based on our reputation. It is little wonder, then, that retention rate is significantly higher than the average for healthcare institutions in our community.The most important result: employee engagementWe are proud of our dedicated employees practicing our core values. Because of them, the St. Joseph Health System was awarded the Gallup Organization's Great Workplace Award for three consecutive years. Only 12 organizations in the world received this distinguished accolade, which recognizes fully engaged workplaces.Clinical ExcellenceWhen you take the latest in medical technology and place it in the hands of highly skilled clinicians, recognition is sure to follow. In July 2007, 2008 and 2009, St. Joseph Hospital was named one "America's Best Hospitals" for Orthopedic Care by U. S. News and World Report. This highly esteem recognition is testimony to our unique blend medical science and compassionate, values-based care.A haven that feels like home.St. Joseph Hospital offers a unique environment in which healthcare givers who share a kindred spirit can do important work and grow both spiritually and professionally. Here, values-based employees view their jobs not simply as careers but also as callings.Care to get acquainted? Then we warmly invite you to explore the many career opportunities offered by St. Joseph Hospital!St. Joseph Hospital provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, St. Joseph Hospital complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.Positions specified as "on call/per diem" refers to employment consisting of shifts scheduled on as "as needed basis" to fill in for staff vacancies.

Company: St. Joseph Hospital Orange

Category: Nursing

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