16 Sep
Registered Nurse III - Outpatient Rheumatology Clinic
California, Los angeles

Are you readyto bring your clinical competencies to a world-class facility recognized as topten in the United States? Do you have a passion for the highest quality andpatient satisfaction? Then please respond to this dynamic opportunity availablewith one of the best places to work in Southern California! We would be happyto hear from you.The new KaoAutoimmunity Institute and Scleroderma Program will be part of the Cedars-SinaiDepartment of Medicine. We will bring together clinicians, investigators andothers from a variety of fields across Cedars-Sinai and its affiliatedhospitals and care sites. You will be joining a team led by new directors,along with a new director of the Division of Rheumatology.Summary of Essential Duties:

Providesand documents direct and indirect patient care services that ensures thesafety, comfort, personal hygiene, and protection of patients.

Educatespatients on disease prevention and restorative measures.

Administersmedications and therapeutic agents necessary to implement the treatment,disease prevention, or rehabilitative plan of care.

Performs/Assistsprocedures and diagnostic tests

Observessigns and symptoms of illness, reactions to medications/treatments,general behavior, and/or general physical condition.

Assessessigns, symptoms, reactions, behaviors, or general appearance to determinenormal versus abnormal characteristics.

Plansand implements care based on observations.

Implementsappropriate reporting, referrals and care in accordance with standardized procedures.

Initiatesemergency procedures when indicated.

Providescare to special patient populations and patients with diverse culturalbackgrounds.

Identifiespatient’s readiness for learning and ability to understand instructionsand give consent.

Identifiesand assesses patient safety concerns with respect to age and developmentalconsiderations.

Intervenesto provide a safe environment and evaluates effectiveness of interventionfor patients.

Delegatesduties to non-licensed personnel as appropriate and within scope ofpractice

Education:

Graduateof an accredited nursing program required

BSNpreferred

License/Certification:

Current,unrestricted California State RN License required

BLSfrom the American Heart Association required

SpecialtyCertification required (or willing to obtain within one year from startdate)

Experience:

Aminimum of 3 years of acute care nursing experience required

Stronginfusion and IV skills required

Rheumatologyexperience preferred

Keywords: RN, Registered Nurse, Outpatient, Rheumatology, Infusion, Healthcare, Medical Center, Hospital, Los Angeles, CA, CaliforniaCedars-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.


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