SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)
West Hills Hospital & Medical Center is a full-service acute care facility located in West Hills, CA, in the Western San Fernando Valley. The 225-bed facility recently completed an $80-million expansion that includes a new Emergency Department, Intensive Care Unit, Outpatient Services Unit, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory, and The Grossman Burn Center. Healthgrades (a leading independent health care rating company) announced that West Hills Hospital has received the Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence for 2011 & 2012, the Clinical Excellence Award for Critical Care for 2012. West Hills Hospital is also among the Top 100 Hospitals nationwide for Gastrointestinal and General Surgery. West Hills Hospital was the first Accredited Chest Pain Center in Los Angeles County, and also recently received a Certificate of Distinction as a Primary Stroke Center from the Joint Commission.
West Hills Hospital & Medical Center's Mission & Vision:
Mission: Above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life.
Vision: To be the hospital of choice in our community.
Responsible for planning, executing and evaluating the nursing care given to surgical patients. Has patient contact during the immediate pre, intra and immediate post-operative periods, monitors the activities of all nursing staff during the procedure to which she/he is assigned, demonstrates clinical skills, and serves as team leader on-call emergencies.
Reports To: Charge/Resource Nurse
OR/Surgery Nurse FT/Days Rotating Weekends Surgery Unit
Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the state of California.
CPR certified in Basic Life Support.
Certification (CNOR) preferred.
Must be able to read, write and speak English.
Hear/speak adequately to communicate with and be understood by staff, patients, physicians and public.