HCA, Hospital Corporation of America GI Laboratory Nurse PRN in West Hills, California
West Hills Hospital & Medical Centeris a full-service acute care facility located in West Hills, CA, in the Western San Fernando Valley. The 260-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.
Our Surgical Services are a committed, caring group of colleagues. We have a passion for creating positive patient interactions. If you are dedicated to caring for the well-being of others, this could be your next opportunity. We want your knowledge and expertise!
Position Summary: Responsible for planning, executing, and evaluating the nursing care given to endoscopy patients and has patient contact during the immediate pre, intra, and immediate post-procedure periods, monitors the activities of all nursing staff during the procedure to which she/he is assigned and demonstrates clinical skills.
Reports To: Director, Perioperative Services Supervises: None
* Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the state of California.
* BCLS required
* ACLS required
* PALS required Education: * Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing. * Successfully pass Pharmacology test. * Knowledge of EKG interpretation Experience: * One-year endoscopy experience Special Qualifications: * Must be able to read, write and speak English. * Hear/speak adequately to communicate with, and be understood by staff, patients, physicians and public.
Job: *Nursing - Professional
Title: GI Laboratory Nurse PRN
Location: California-West Hills-West Hills Hospital and Medical Center
Requisition ID: 01554-5219