ER Nurse RN II
Posted on Apr 10, 2019 by Good Samaritan Hospital
DescriptionSHIFT: Evenings (rotating weekends)
Good Samaritan Hospital is a 474 bed acute care hospital in the heart of Silicon Valley, with two locations, the main campus in San Jose, California and the Mission Oaks campus in Los Gatos, California. Recognized nationally for quality and safety, it has an 'A' from The Leapfrog Group and has been voted a "Family Favorite" hospital for more than ten years. It is one of only ten hospitals nationwide to be awarded the Outstanding Achievement Award from the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer four consecutive times. Good Samaritan is a leader in neurosciences, high-risk obstetrics, advanced cardiology and innovative surgery techniques, and is a Joint Commission-certified Comprehensive Stroke Center and an accredited Chest Pain Center.
The Emergency Room nursing teams are dedicated, healthcare administrators with excellent services for patients at Good Samaritan Hospital. Interested in joining this team? Apply online now.
SCHEDULE: 0.8 (32 hours per week), SHIFT: Evenings with rotating weekends.
Provides nursing care for a wide spectrum of illnesses and injuries including life saving procedures in all types of emergency and trauma situations to chronic medical problems, minor illnesses and injuries. Maintains standards for professional nursing practice in the Emergency/Trauma clinical setting. Participates in organizational and unit based quality improvement activities. Completes required competencies within the defined time frames. The RN II will function within the full scope of RN licensure according to the California Nursing Practice Act. The RN II may be assigned the position of charge nurse.
Minimum: Current California Registered Nurse (R.N.) license, American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support BLS), Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
Preferred: Trauma Nurse Core Course provider (TNCC-P) and Neonatal Resuscitation Provider (NRP), Certified Emergency Nurse (CEN)
Minimum : At least one year acute hospital patient care
Preferred: Emergency, Trauma, Critical Care experience
Minimum: Graduate of an accredited Registered Nursing program
Preferred: Continuing education pertaining to Emergency/Trauma care
Minimum: Care of Emergency/Trauma patients