St. Mary’s Medical Center has been caring for the health of San Franciscans since 1857 when it was founded by eight Sisters of Mercy from Ireland. It is an accredited, not-for-profit hospital, located across the street from Golden Gate Park. It is a full-service acute care facility with more than 575 physicians and 1,100 employees who provide high-quality and affordable health care services to the Bay Area community.
Home to advanced medical practices, such as the nation’s first digital cardiac catheterization laboratory, innovating orthopedic and spine surgery and comprehensive rehabilitation, and a state-of-the-art cancer center. St. Mary’s Medical Center is one of San Francisco’s leading hospitals, offering patients a full range of outpatient and inpatient services delivered with the human touch. Strategies and business development are centered on Oncology Services, Cardiac Services, and Orthopedics.
Under the director or designee, the registered nurse is responsible for providing nursing care adapted to individual patient needs based on the nursing process, which includes assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation. The staff nurse provides care along the health care continuuem in accordance with the philosophy and policies of St. Mary’s Medical Center. The staff nurse utilizes principles of the nursing process and coordinates clinically related activities to provide for the effective delivery of healthcare. He or she is also responsible for delegation and supervision of personnel, in the provision of care to ensure that patient needs and expected outcomes are met. Applies CHW Core Values to the performance of every job duty; these Values include Dignity, Collaboration, Justice, Stewardship, and Excellence.
Two years of Emergency Dept. exp as a Registered Nurse.
Current License in the State of California as a Registered Nurse.
Current ACLS certification is required.
Current PALS certification is required.
Current American Heart BLS certification is required.
Bachelor of Science in Nursing preferred.
Related Skills: emergency nursing, trauma, injury, chest pain, back pain, abdominal pain, upper respiratory infection, influenza, nausea, fever, gastric pain, wounds, orthopedic breaks, muscle strains, medication management, pain management, assessment, prioritization, rapid response, cardiac arrest, myocardial infarction (mi), congestive heart failure (chf), emergency nurses association, ena #missioncritical
Must have one year of recent critical care experience as a Registered Nurse and have clinical competence relevant to the patient care area. 1-2 years of experience with a minimum of 1 year in area of related field Minimum of 3-5 years combined experience in healthcare industry Must have one year of Emergency Dept. exp as a Registered Nurse. Leadership ability and good communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to read and speak English clearly and be understood. Current license in the State of California as a Registered Nurse. American Heart Association ACLS certification. American Heart Association BLS certification. PALS certification
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