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The Sub Acute Registered Nurse is specially trained to provide skilled nursing and supportive care to residents with chronic long term medical conditions. Monitors and utilizes therapeutic equipment necessary to provide specialized nursing care. Collaborates with interdisciplinary teams to develop and implement a plan of care for a specific group of assigned residents, ensuring the coordination of care between other disciplines, physicians, and support staff. Performs professional nursing duties that incorporate the psychosocial, psychomotor and age appropriate cognitive skills of the resident/family/significant other to assess, plan, intervene and advocate for the resident on an ongoing basis throughout the continuum of care. Will reevaluate resident response and outcomes, effectiveness of plan of care, and readiness for discharge and revise plan or make referrals as necessary. Acts as a role model and mentor to a variety of new graduate nurses, orientees and support staff.
Minimum Education: Graduate of an Accredited School of Nursing required. Bachelor of Science in Nursing preferred.
Minimum Experience: Pediatric experience or completion of a pediatric course within one (1) year of employment (Foothill Campus Only) required. Ability to read, write and communicate effectively in English. Ability to work variable shifts including evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays. Ability to maintain flexibility and composure in a constantly changing environment. Recent experience as a Registered Nurse in a SNF or Long-Term Care setting preferred. Bilingual skills to communicate effectively with residents and families preferred.
Req. Certification/Licensure: Active, current, and unencumbered Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of California required. AHA Basic Life Support required. Hospital Fire and Life Safety Card (Los Angeles City Employees only) required. Pediatric Advanced Life Support (Foothill Campus Only) required. AHA Advanced Cardiac Life Saving preferred.
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