Welcome to Hi-Desert Medical Center, where youï¿½ll benefit from:
ï¿½A 59-bed acute primary care facility offering you and your family first-rate health care close to home ï¿½A wide range of quality inpatient and outpatient diagnostic, treatment and rehabilitation services, home health and hospice services, and a variety of community outreach programs ï¿½A dedicated team of quality, caring, health care professionals
Position Summary Ensures appropriate utilization of facilities and services and provides for the review of admission, duration of stay, professional service rendered, review of each extended case, and Discharge Planning. Works collaboratively with staff member from other disciplines involved in case management.
Primary Duties: Ability to perform basic nursing care according to procedure and policy.
Knowledge of patientsï¿½ rights, confidentiality, & Elder Abuse Reporting requirements. Observes patientsï¿½ rights, confidentiality & reports incidents of elder abuse when indicated.
Starts IVs, if IV certified, administers oral, intramuscular, SC, ID, and medications/fluids in a safe, therapeutic manner. All medications/IV fluids administered in a safe, therapeutic manner.
Transcribes physicianï¿½s orders accurately & completes necessary paperwork as defined in policy. Has transcribed physician orders and completed necessary paperwork in a complete manner.
Contributes to initial patient assessment and orientation to unit. No deficits in assignment when assigned to assist with patient assessment and orientation to unit.
Reports all changes in patientsï¿½ condition immediately to RN.
Gives direct patient care, treatments, and assists with physician rounds when assigned. All direct patient care, treatments and assists with physician rounds when assigned.
Contributes to patient care and assists in carrying out rehabilitative measures by maintaining alignment and positioning directed toward attaining optimum level of function. Has contributed to patient care plans and assisted in maintenance of optimum level of function.
Obtains 12 lead EKGï¿½s as ordered by physician or as directed by RN.
Successfully completes IV Certification. Performs IV sticks using correct aseptic technique.
Attends in-service classes to maintain license. Sufficient classes are attended and license renewal is processed in a timely manner.
Minimum Education/Certification/Experience: ï¿½ High School graduate ï¿½ Current CA LVN license ï¿½ IV certification according to the LVN board of Nursing ï¿½ CPR Certification ï¿½ 1 year Acute Care experience preferred
Primary Location: Joshua Tree, California
Facility: Hi-Desert Medical Center
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 1905024028
About Hi-Desert Medical Center
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.