Staff Nurse

Where

South San Francisco, CA

What you'll be doing

The staff nurse provides care to patients via the therapeutic use of self, the nursing process, the environment and instrumentation, and other health care team members. Performs assessment/data collection in an on-going systematic manner, focusing on physiologic, psychosocial, cultural, spiritual and cognitive status; also nutrition, pain, patient/family education, family involvement and patient advocacy. Formulates a goal-directed plan of care that is prioritized and based on determined nursing diagnosis and patient outcomes. Implements care in a thorough, skillful, consistent, and continuous manner. Establishes priorities or patient care based on essential patient needs and available unit resources of time, personnel, equipment, and supplies. Evaluates effectiveness of care given by health care team members. Identifies patient/family learning needs and implements appropriate measures. Documents patient care and unit activities in a timely, accurate, and concise manner. Demonstrates an awareness of and sensitivity to patient/family rights, age specific needs, cultural and ethical beliefs. Demonstrates knowledge of and applies safety principles as identified within the institution. Performs efficiently in emergency patient care situations following established protocols, remaining calm, informing appropriate persons, and documenting events.

What your background should be

Minimum six months of experience. Two years of recent (within last three years) experience in PACU, critical care unit, or emergency department. Current ACLS certification required.

Required Schooling / Training

High school diploma/GED.

Who is the client company

Concern about healthcare services.
If you are interested in this position, send your resume to apply@kochdavis.com