SHIFT: Mixed (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 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 providing patient care and/or directing patient care by utilizing initiative and independent judgment. He/she adheres to the nursing process to assess, plan, implement and evaluate the nursing care rendered according to hospital policies and ASPAN guidelines.
Reports To : Charge/Resource Nurse
Supervises : None
Recovery Room Nurse FT/Mixed Rotating Weekends Recovery Unit
Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing.
Successfully pass a basic EKG test at the time of hire
Successfully pass Pharmacology test at the time of hire
Must be able to read, write and speak English.
Hear/speak adequately to communicate with and be understood by staff, patients, physicians and public.