Respiratory Care Practitioner
Company: United Health Systems
Posted on: June 17, 2022
Job Description Respiratory Care Registered Nurse Location -
Stockton, CA Contract - 6 months Shift - Shifting The Registered
Nurse (RN) 2 is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing,
and evaluating nursing care for a group of population-specific
patients for the department /unit, from simple to complex, with
multi-system issues in a safe and therapeutic environment. The RN
uses knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the
life span, assesses data reflective of the patient's status, and
interprets information needed to identify each patient's
requirements relative to their age-specific needs. The RN engages
in caring relationships with patients, families, and significant
others work collaboratively with other health care workers and uses
sound judgments while performing nursing and medical interventions.
The RN adheres to specialty standards and organizational standards,
policies, procedures, guidelines, and protocols. Reports to the
Director and/or Nurse Manager. May participate in the supervision
of Licensed Nursing Assistants and unlicensed personnel.
Certification, Registration & Licensure Licensed to practice in CA
Basic Life Support - American Heart Association Bachelor's Degree
Experience One year prior clinical nursing experience. Evidence of
experience in working effectively and positively with patients,
care providers, and the multi-disciplinary team. Evidence of the
ability to perform as a member of a team. Responsibilities Bases
nursing actions by applying principles of purposeful, organized
thinking to make clinical judgment/decisions. Gathers data through
history taking and physical assessment and interprets data in order
to plan and implement interventions to meet patient care needs.
Develops, evaluates, and revises patients' plans of care and
nursing actions in response to patients' needs. Documents care
provided and patient's progress toward attainment of desired
outcomes. Directs and supervises others in the performance of
delegated nursing activities. Teaches the patient and/or
significant other(s) about the plan of care. Prepares patients to
manage their care after discharge, transfer or preparation for
procedure/test. Manages time and resources to deliver patient care.
Administers medications to patients. Provides direct patient care.
Leads the health care team. Serves as a Resource Person for
assigned shift. Serves as a preceptor for new employees. Performs
job-specific requirements and other duties as assigned. State RN
Keywords: United Health Systems, Stockton , Respiratory Care Practitioner, Healthcare , Stockton, California
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