Under direct supervision, the primary responsibilities of the RN in the TRU (Transitional Recovery Unit) include the direct nursing care of patients, utilizing the nursing process; the development and application of leadership, management, and communication concepts, teaching of patients and staff; maintenance of professional standards; ability to assume the charge nurse role for the unit in the stead and/or absence of administrative staff. Participate with health team members for problem solving in area management. Assist in the development and implementation of standard, method and tools to improve patient care. Candidate must be able to function with a minimum of supervision and be highly motivated to provide excellent care and patient advocacy.Qualifications
Clinical skills applicable to nursing specialty,
Writing skills to accurately document the operative procedure
with all interventions; i.e., drug and supply dispensing, equipment
measurements and team member presence.
Skills in setting priorities, organizing workload effectively
and integrating multiple assignments with multilevel personnel.
Demonstrated effective verbal and written communication
Demonstrated ability to interact effectively with interdisciplinary
Demonstrated ability to direct nursing practice and prioritize
Skill in speaking the English language with excellent
Candidate must also be telemetry certified.
BSN or MSN degree required. Current and valid California RN
Official Transcripts and/or original diploma from a
registered nursing program must be provided upon hire