Registered Nurse-Prehospital Extender
Job ID: 104697
Department: Emergency Services
Schedule: 7:00am – 7:30pm
Hours: Full Time
Location: Pasadena, CA
Date Posted: October 24, 2018
When you join Huntington Hospital in Pasadena, CA, you are aligning yourself with an organization whose values drive our philosophy of care. Our focus on delivering quality, service, and cutting edge care, enables Huntington Hospital to be an organization committed to patient outcomes-not the bottom line. More importantly, it empowers you to enact change and deliver the results that continuously improve our ability to provide our community with care.
Responsible for all requirements of an Emergency Department Registered Nurse per that job description. Additionally, this role will collaborate with the Prehospital Care Coordinator regarding prehospital quality improvement, education and case follow-up. The role is 0.9 weighted position (72 hours per pay period) with 0.6 (48 hours per pay period) working directly with the Prehospital functions and 0.3 (2-12 hour shifts per pay period) on the floor with direct patient care. This position may require flexibility of hours.
Graduate from accredited nursing program.
Diploma or transcripts on highest degree earned required.
Minimum two years telemetry experience required. Minimum two years ED experience, required. Basic computer skills/experience with computerized documentation systems required. Excel experience required.
Understanding of principles of adult learning, facilitation of learning and coaching/mentoring; experience as a class instructor/presenter, required (formal or informal).
Current active unrestricted RN license issued by State of California. Current American Heart Association BLS, ACLS, and PALS Provider required.
MICN required. CEN preferred.
Care of the Trauma patient.
For MICN: 1. Demonstrates an understanding of the standards according to Los Angeles County (LACO) Guidelines of Prehospital Care. 2. Participates in Quality Improvement process as required by LACO Base Station Contract. 3. Maintains Mobile Intensive Care Nurse Certification Requirements and participates in continuing education efforts required by LACO Base Station Contract and Huntington Memorial Hospital Policy and Procedures. 4. Communicates with Prehospital and Emergency Medical Services personnel in an objective manner and communicates with the Prehospital Care Coordinator regarding unresolved prehospital care issues.
Innovating the delivery of healthcare as the San Gabriel Valley region’s only Level II Trauma Center and Level III NICU, Huntington Hospital is a 635-bed non-profit regional medical center. We deliver nationally recognized care across over 90 service areas to our community and beyond.
Located in downtown Pasadena, you’ll find yourself among charming neighborhoods and a relaxed community that is still close enough to all that L.A. has to offer. So join us, and find out what it’s like to discover Careers at a Higher Level™.