Providence Health & Services Resource Nurse (RN) - Pediatrics in Mission Hills, California
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Providence is calling a Resource Nurse (RN) (Full-Time/Day Shift) to Providence Facey Medical Foundation in Mission Hills, CA. THIS POSITION IS TEMPORARY.
Please upload a current resume reflecting all professional nursing experience.
We are seeking a Resource Nurse (RN) who will provide professional patient care for all patients following established standards and practices. Serves as a role model for Medical Assistants and LVNs by providing leadership, which fosters positive attitudes and change, as well as supports management policies and procedures. Trains and acts as a resource for Licensed Vocational Nurses and Medical Assistants.
In this position you will:
Act as a resource to LVNs and Medical Assistants, utilize knowledge of advanced nursing principles
Deliver upon the service expectations of both our patients and fellow staff members by listening to their needs; engaging in positive interactions; and following through on promises made in a thoughtful, efficient, timely and courteous manner so that their total outcome is better than expected
Respect the dignity, confidentiality and privacy of patients
Perform and asses patient care skills of LVN’s and Medical Assistants, including but not limited too vital signs, history taking, injections, EKG, catheterization, Accu check, sterile procedure set-ups, assists with minor surgeries, pulse oxycemetry, phlebotomy, autoclaving and controlled substance counts
Mix and administer IV medications, per physician’s order and within the scope of practice
Perform advanced clinical procedures
Perform Telephone Triage
Assist with emergencies and minor procedures and/or directs care to Medical Assistants and LVN’s during these procedures
Provide accurate, complete, legible and timely documentation of all nursing procedures in the medical record and ensures proper documentation of LVN’s and MA’s
Demonstrate effective nursing judgment and a thorough knowledge of nursing procedures and practices
Communicate clinically significant information to the physician, including but not limited to, abnormal test results, patient concerns and changes in the patient’s condition
Demonstrate the ability to work independently with minimal direction adjusting to changes in workload
Demonstrate the ability to prioritize patient care appropriately
Follow correct procedures for handling and disposing of biohazardous infectious waste
Ensure daily and weekly environmental cleaning and equipment quality control and maintenance
Ensure ordering and maintenance of medications and supply inventory
Check for outdated medication on a monthly basis on the unit and crash cart
Comply with all applicable infection control and safety procedures
Provide direction to Licensed Vocational Nurses and Medical Assistants
Assist the Patient Care Supervisors with daily staffing needs
Provide input to the Patient Care Supervisor for periodic Performance Appraisals
Work in a safe manner, adhering to general safety precautions and standards. Report any unsafe conditions to their supervisor and/or the safety hotline
Demonstrate awareness of current state, federal and local laws governing the delivery of care
Use appropriate reporting mechanisms as required by state laws
Respect the dignity, confidentiality and privacy of patients
Obtain appropriate authorizations and consents for treatment
Provide open and timely communication with patients and their families
Provide sufficient information to allow patients and their families to participate in the patient’s care
Provides educational resources to the patient/family as appropriate
Demonstrate commitment to education and sharing of knowledge
Assist in the orientation of new personnel to the office and assess clinical skills of the LVN’s and Medical Assistants
Obtain ongoing education consistent with level and area of practice
Maintain current ACLS and CPR for Health Care Providers and other appropriate licensure/certifications
Participate in Quality Improvement audits
Required qualifications for this position includes:
Graduate of a recognized Registered Nursing program
Current California RN license
American Heart Association BLS for Health Care Providers
Preferred qualifications for this position includes:
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) & Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Certification
Related specialty experience defined by the department
Two (2) years Medical office experience
About the hospital you will serve.
Facey Medical Group is a multi-specialty medical group with over 160 physicians providing care to the growing population in the North & East regions of Los Angeles & Ventura Counties. Twelve medical clinics, including two urgent care centers and dedicated women's centers, are located across the San Fernando, Santa Clarita and Simi Valleys. The group began as a single medical practice over 90 years ago.
Facey is part of Providence, an integrated, not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, medical clinics, affiliated services and educational facilities across Alaska, California, New Mexico, Montana, Oregon, Texas and Washington.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Clinic/Ambulatory Care Nursing
Location: California-Mission Hills
Req ID: 301562