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RN, Per Diem - Preop Evaluation and Planning Center

Company: ExperiencedRN
Location: Los Angeles
Posted on: October 19, 2020

Job Description:

ResponsibilitiesThe staff RN is a professional caregiver who provides pre-operative evaluation and medical screening of patients having anesthesia for a surgery or procedure, by reviewing and evaluating internal and external medical and other relevant documents, and conducting a pre-operative phone interview (or on-site clinical review) of the patient.--The RN is responsible for maintaining efficient patient flow, clinical assessment, planning, initiating medical interventions and diagnostic work-ups, and communicating with patient/family/physician regarding any medical issues that may hinder or prevent surgery/treatment plans. The RN will utilize problem solving, systems planning and patient care management skills in a high volume work environment, and will complete approximately 1 or more patient charts an hour.This role will participate in lectures/in-services dealing with topics concerning management of patient care. The PEPC RN supports the department's philosophy and objectives, and will also carry out all other duties as assigned.Qualifications-------------- Graduated from an accredited school of nursing with a BSN or MSN. Current and valid California RN license required. Current BLS from the American Heart Association or American Red Cross required.-------------- 3-5 years experience in an acute hospital setting/Interventional/OR area-------------- 2 years ICU or Med/Surg experience-------------- 2 continuous years of Pediatric clinical care experience within the last five years-------------- Ability to complete a Nursing History and Physical via phone interview/video interview/in person-------------- Ability to simultaneously complete-- nursing documentation electronically in multiple applications, while delivering excellent patient care in real time in person, over the phone, or through video technology-------------- Ability to effectively apply anesthesia screening protocols to optimize the patient for surgery-------------- Knowledge base to provide education to patients, families, and other staff regarding clinical and patient care issues-------------- Ability to implement interventions that are pertinent to goals established in the plan of care-------------- Ability to evaluate the effective use of interventions toward the attainment of established goals and to recognize the need to reassess or reset goal parameters---------------- Skill in developing a plan of care including setting goals, monitoring and documenting progress using the LEAN methodology---------------- Ability to perform repetitive tasks of computer documentation, patient interviews with the ability to sit for prolonged periods of time---------------- Ability to successfully deliver timely and accurate patient care in a work environment that utilizes operations-management tools and techniques to optimize performance (including individual performance expectations, quality assurance based on patient/customer feedback, focus on servicing efficiency, etc)---------------- Ability to effectively utilize skills in the following areas:-- Communication with patients and peers (active listening, empathy, rapport, written and electronic documentation); Education; Problem Solving; Customer service delivery as measured by Patient/Customer Satisfaction feedback;---------------- Ability to effectively function within, and proactively foster, a team-based work structure, based on demonstrated experience in personal adaptability/flexibility, skill development, and leadership---------------- Experience in the creation of educational teaching material for patient care/staff utilization.UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.---- ---- ---- ---- ----

U CAN HELP DEFINE NURSING EXCELLENCE
At UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Nursing, there's no limit to what U CAN do in your nursing career. Because our nurses are essential in the delivery of the world-class care UCLA Health is known for, we provide them with every resource and opportunity to achieve their fullest professional and personal potential. Through our Center for Nursing Excellence, state-of-the-art clinical technology, shared governance, recognition programs and more, we're inspiring, empowering and supporting our nurses to go further in their practice. It's no wonder we've been able to achieve Magnet status multiple times in multiple locations.
When you're ready to elevate your nursing career, we have ongoing openings at locations throughout our system, including:


  • Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
  • UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica
  • Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital at UCLA
  • UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital
  • Over 160 UCLA ambulatory clinics, specialty practices and urgent care centers

    No matter where you serve with UCLA Health, you'll enjoy all of the cultural, recreational and lifestyle advantages Southern California has to offer.

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