Cedars-Sinai Registered Nurse II - Interventional Radiology - DAYS- 10 Hour Days in Los Angeles, California
Would you like to be part of a team of colleagues that employs pioneering, state-of-the-art techniques to treat a variety of conditions with less risk, less pain and a shorter recovery time than traditional surgery? Do you have a passion for the highest quality and patient happiness? Then please respond to this dynamic opportunity available with one of the best places to work in Southern California! We would be happy to hear from you.
As a Clinical Nurse II, you will assume responsibility and accountability for coordinating the treatment of patients with diverse diagnoses including liver cancer, metastatic cancer, vascular disease, vascular malformation, osteoporotic compression fracture, bone lesions in coordination with the Nurse Practitioner.
Summary of Essential Duties:
Educate patient/family regarding diseases, treatment, side effects and symptom management
Connect patients with resources such as home care and physical therapy
Maintain communication and coordinate interdisciplinary care amongst all providers to facilitate the best care and support for each individual patient situation
Room clinic patients including vital signs, review medication list, allergies. Virtual rooming includes reviewing medications and allergies
Assess patients as they come to the exam area and facilitate communication with the MD
Ensure outside records for new consultations/patients are obtained prior to the visit, including clinic forms
Make post-procedure phone calls to patients
Coordinate all pre-operative clearance for patients undergoing a procedure and ensure documents are acquired in a timely manner and reviewed
Triage phone calls from patients to assess immediate needs and provide solutions, contact other practitioners to facilitate solutions, and/or provide advice to the patient for appropriate measures
Assist physicians with office-based procedures
POC testing, central port access, and insertion of peripheral IV's
Bachelor's of Science in Nursing (state accredited program) : preferred
California State RN License
Other Competencies, as required by your specialty unit (ex. ACLS, PALS, fetal heart monitoring)
Any ANCC Specialty Certification strongly recommended after 2 years in specialty
Minimum of 1 year experience in an acute care setting
standing, walking, sitting,
lifting, carrying, =25 lbs
pushing, pulling =50 lbs
Cedars-Sinai is a leader in providing high-quality healthcare encompassing primary care, specialized medicine and research. Since 1902, Cedars-Sinai has evolved to meet the needs of one of the most diverse regions in the nation, setting standards in quality and innovative patient care, research, teaching and community service. Today, Cedars- Sinai is known for its national leadership in transforming healthcare for the benefit of patients. Cedars-Sinai impacts the future of healthcare by developing new approaches to treatment and educating tomorrow's health professionals. Additionally, Cedars-Sinai demonstrates a commitment to the community through programs that improve the health of its most vulnerable residents.
About the Team
Cedars-Sinai is one of the largest nonprofit academic medical centers in the U.S., with 886 licensed beds, 2,100 physicians, 2,800 nurses and thousands of other healthcare professionals and staff. Choose this if you want to work in a fast-paced environment that offers the highest level of care to people in the Los Angeles that need our care the most.
Req ID : HRC1457043
Working Title : Registered Nurse II - Interventional Radiology - DAYS- 10 Hour Days
Department : IMG Interventional Rad
Business Entity : Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Job Category : Nursing
Job Specialty : Nursing
Overtime Status : NONEXEMPT
Primary Shift : Day
Shift Duration : 10 hour
Base Pay : $49.04 - $78.46
Cedars-Sinai is an EEO employer. Cedars-Sinai does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of the race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics or any genetic information), marital status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal or state law.