At MemorialCare Health System, we believe in providingextraordinary healthcare to our communities and an exceptional workingenvironment for our employees. Memorial Care stands for excellence inHealthcare. Across our family of medical centers, we support each one ofour bright, talented employees in reaching the highest levels of professionaldevelopment, contribution, collaboration and accountability. Whateveryour role and whatever expertise you bring, we are dedicated to helping youachieve your full potential in an environment of respect, innovation andteamwork
This position requiresthe full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the mission ofSaddleback Medical Center. It is expected that the employee demonstratebehavior consistent with our core values: Integrity, Accountability, BestPractices, Compassion and Synergy. The employee shall support SaddlebackMedical Center's strategic plan and participate in and advocate performanceimprovement/patient safety activities.
Utilizing the nursingprocess and clinical nursing practice standards, the RN is responsible fordirecting, delivering, and coordinating nursing care for Women's and Children'sService patients in accordance with the policies and procedures of the NursingDepartment. Responsibilities include directing unlicensed employeeactivity, synthesizing patient information, assessment of patients, planning ofcare /interventions, teaching patients/family, implementation of treatmentplan/MD orders, and evaluation of care rendered. The RN must effectivelycommunicate and document data relevant to the care of the patient. The RNutilizes knowledge of patient age, cultural diversity, and psychosocial and/orspiritual needs into the patient's plan of care. The RN contributes to thepromotion of quality nursing care through performance improvement processesthat demonstrates positive outcome in patient care. In addition, the RNcollaborates with other professional disciplines to ensure safe and effectivepatient care delivery and the achievement of desired patient outcome.