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RN- Acute Floor – Night shift- Full Time

Portola, CA

Posted9/24/2020

Job StatusFull Time

Job Reference #: 10/30/2018

Job Description

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Competitive Salary!

Description: 

Eastern Plumas Health Care is a small, non-profit, critical access hospital district, providing comprehensive medical services to Plumas County since 1971. We operate a 9 bed acute care hospital at our main Portola campus, which includes a 24 hour, physician staffed, emergency room and ambulance service. In addition, four primary care medical clinics and a dental clinic offer residents a full spectrum of health care services in the Graeagle, Loyalton, and Portola communities. There are also hospital-based Skilled Nursing Facilities in Portola and Loyalton.

We are actively seeking a Registered Nurse for our Acute department for night shifts. This is a full-time, benefited position.

Position Requirements Include:  

  • Current CA RN license,
  • ACLS and PALS,
  • A minimum of two years RN experience is required.

Position responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  •  Assesses the patients on admission and reassesses as per unit protocol as well as when conditions change. Documents appropriately including EMR documentation and paper charting under the supervision of a Registered Nurse.
  • Assesses the patient’s condition and nursing needs, initiates care plans appropriately based on the assessment.
  • Assess and reassess pain and pain management techniques utilized. Educates the resident and family regarding pain management.
  • Documents changes in patient’s condition and nursing care on progress notes and care plan.
  • Cares for patients in a manner that is conducive to their safety and comfort
  • Meets current documentation standards and policies.
  • Notifies physician of changes in patient’s condition and follows through until appropriate action is taken.
  • Notes and carries out physician’s orders in a timely manner
  •  Gives a thorough report to oncoming shift informing them of all changes in conditions and follow-up needed.
  • Follows through as needed on information given by shift report, patient or family regarding resident concerns.
  • Implements plan of care of the patient based on assessments and goals established by the interdisciplinary care team.
  • Treats patients and their families with respect and dignity. Identifies and addresses psychosocial, cultural, ethic and religious/spiritual needs of residents and their families. Cares for patients in a manner conducive to their safety and comfort.
  • Records all vital signs, I&O and hourly rounding on EMR
  • Demonstrates critical thinking skills in solving problems and looking at situations in new and innovative ways.
  • Follows proper infection control procedures and supervises supportive staff in infection control procedures.
  • Keeps in confidence any information learned concerning patients and hospital personnel.
  • Adheres to dress code, appearance is neat and clean. Reports to work on time and as scheduled, completes work within designated time. Wears identification while on duty.
  • EOE

Additional Application:

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Minimum Education and Experience

Education Required: Bachelor's
Driver's License Required: Yes
Hiring Requirements for this Job:
  • Drug Testing / Screening
  • Background Checks
  • Reference Check
  • Motor Vehicle Record Check
  • Salary Range: DOE
    Accessible by Public Transportation: No