HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Medsurg/ Post Partum RN II in San Jose, California

*Regional Medical Center of San Jose is an acute care hospital witha Level II Trauma Center. The hospital provides a host of technologically-advanced services including Cardiovascular,Neuro, Orthopedic, Bariatric and General Surgery, Interventional Pulmonologyand services for Women. Regional holds Joint Commission advanced certification as a Comprehensive Stroke Center and a /Get with the Guidelines- /Stroke Gold Plus Performance Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. It is a certified Chest Pain Center, county-designated STEMI (heart attack) Receiving Center, designated Lung Cancer Screening Center, a member of Extracorporeal Life Support Organization (ECMO) and is certified by The Joint Commission in Sepsis care. *



The Post Partum/Medical Surgical Nursing team are dedicated, healthcare providers with excellent services for patients at San Jose Regional Medical Center. Interested in joining this team? Apply online now.

Schedule: 0.6 (24 hours per week) Shift: Days with rotating weekends.

POSITION SUMMARY:
Coordinates total nursing care for acutely ill medical and surgical patients. Primary patient population served includes, but not limited to, those patients admitted for postoperative care, diabetes mellitus, pre and post dialysis, trauma, stable neurological disorders, dehydration, SABs, pyelonephritis and pre-cardiac catheterization. An RN II functions as an experienced clinically competent medical/surgical nurse who provides safe and effective nursing care Participates in patient/family teaching and provides leadership by working cooperatively with members of the health care team to maintain standards for professional nursing practice in the clinical setting. Participates in organizational and unit based quality improvement activities, in services and staff meetings. Has an interest in or has had previous postpartum/mother baby/labor and delivery experience.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Minimum: CA RN, BCLS

EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: Minimum: 1 to 2 years of acute care nursing in a medical surgical setting. Preferred: Experience in nursing with emphasis on postpartum and general medical surgical.

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: Minimum: High School Graduate or equivalent. Graduate of an accredited nursing program.

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS: Minimum: Ability to use critical thinking skills and prioritize aspects of patient care; possess good interpersonal and intrapersonal communication skills. Ability to calculate medication dosages and safely administer medications. Computer knowledge.

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Medsurg/ Post Partum RN II

Location: California-San Jose-Regional Medical Center of San Jose

Requisition ID: 08385-20336