Providence St. Joseph Health

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St. Joseph Health / Covenant Health RN II - Emergency Room in Petaluma, California

We are looking for a Staff Nurse II (SNP-Petaluma Staff Nurse Partnership) for our Emergency Department at Petaluma Valley Hospital!

Location: Petaluma, CA

Schedule: Per Diem

Shift: 12-hour, Evening

Summary:

Under the direction of the Department Manager, the Staff Nurse II independently uses the nursing process to safely, therapeutically and efficiently care for a group of patients. Uses information from a variety of sources to assess, plan implement and evaluate the results of patient care. Demonstrates the ability to use all components of the nursing process including assessment, planning, implementing and evaluating care to meet the patient needs.

Responsibilities:

  • Assesses patients according to department standards and anticipates changes in patients’ status.

  • Identifies obvious as well as subtle patient problems and/or abnormal assessments and appropriately reports and resolves.

  • Develops plan of care based on age specific assessment.

  • Involves patient and family and interdisciplinary resource to develop and revise plan of care.

  • Administers medications and treatments according to hospital policy and procedure and accepted standards of age specific care and department standards.

  • Maintains a safe work environment by adhering to JCAHO, Title 22, hospital, departmental policies and procedures and other regulatory requirements.

Minimum Qualifications:

License / Certification:

  • Currently licensed as a registered nurse in the state of California

  • BLS required from an American Heart Association approved course.

Experience:

  • Six months experience as an RN in a health care setting

Preferred Qualifications:

  • BSN

  • One or more years of acute care experience

The people of St. Joseph Health have worked for 53 years to improve health and quality of life in California's North Bay region, starting in Sonoma County, where the Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange opened the doors of Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital in 1950. Today, we continue the mission begun by the Sisters and continued through the St. Joseph Health Ministry of extending the healing ministry of Jesus to those we serve through an integrated spectrum of primary, urgent, acute, outpatient, palliative care and regional referral services. Sonoma County entities aligned with St. Joseph Health include the 278-bed Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital, the region's only Level II trauma center, as well as the 80-bed Petaluma Valley Hospital. Our services also encompass three Urgent Care centers, Hospice of Petaluma, Memorial Hospice and North County Hospice, the Annadel Medical Group, as well as the St. Joseph Home Care Network. We act as a regional referral hub for outlying hospitals, while also providing outpatient behavioral health care, education to promote health and prevent chronic disease, rehabilitation, oral health care, community benefit programs, and more, all fostering health and quality of life throughout the area.St. Joseph Health 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 Health 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: Sonoma County Entities

Category: Emergency Nursing

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