Huntington Hospital RN – Neurosciences Stroke Center FT/PT 12HR in Pasadena, California

RN – Neurosciences Stroke Center FT/PT 12HR

Job ID: 103556 Category: Nursing Department: Neurosciences Stroke Center Schedule: 7:00 pm – 7:30 am Shift: Nights Hours: Full Time Salary: Location: Pasadena, CA Date Posted: August 11, 2017

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When you join Huntington Hospital in Pasadena, CA, you are aligning yourself with an organization whose values drive our philosophy of care. Our focus on delivering quality, service, and cutting edge care, enables Huntington Hospital to be an organization committed to patient outcomes-not the bottom line. More importantly, it empowers you to enact change and deliver the results that continuously improve our ability to provide our community with care.

Responsible for coordination of care to meet identified needs of the patient/family. Supervises the management of patient care utilizing critical thinking and nursing process, discharge planning, resource identification, linking and scheduling patients with required services, monitoring care delivery, advocating for the patient, care planning and evaluating outcomes. Coordinates patient care across the health care continuum, and assists other team members with meeting individual patient needs. This is a full time or part time position which may require flexibility of hours and is eligible for overtime pay. Experience/Training:Minimum two years Med/Surg experience with telemetry REQUIRED. Completion of an approved Critical Care Core Curriculum program, preferred. Advanced Med/Surg experience with telemetry preferred. Must challenge and successfully pass the Basic Dysrhythmia course curriculum within 21 days of hire. Basic computer skills/experience with computerized documentation systems required. Education:Graduate from accredited nursing program. BSN required. Diploma or transcripts on highest degree earned required. Licenses/Certifications:Current active unrestricted RN license issued by State of California. Current American Heart Association BLS and ACLS Provider REQUIRED. CCRN or related certification, preferred. Skills:Care of the patient with Neurologic monitoring, including ventriculostomies. Care of the patient requiring vasoactive drip medications. Care of the Acute Stroke patient including management post IR/IA procedures and tPA/Thrombolytics. Care of the post-operative stable Neurosurgical patient.

Innovating the delivery of healthcare as the San Gabriel Valley region’s only Level II Trauma Center and Level III NICU, Huntington Hospital is a 635-bed non-profit regional medical center. We deliver nationally recognized care across over 90 service areas to our community and beyond. Located in downtown Pasadena, you’ll find yourself among charming neighborhoods and a relaxed community that is still close enough to all that L.A. has to offer. So join us, and find out what it’s like to discover Careers at a Higher Level™.