When you join Huntington Hospital in Pasadena, CA, you are aligning yourself with an organization whose values drive our philosophy of care. Our focus on delivering quality, service, and cutting edge care, enables Huntington Hospital to be an organization committed to patient outcomes-not the bottom line. More importantly, it empowers you to enact change and deliver the results that continuously improve our ability to provide our community with care.
Responsible for coordination of care to meet identified needs of the patient/family. Supervises the management of patient care utilizing critical thinking and nursing process, discharge planning, resource identification, linking and scheduling patients with required services, monitoring care delivery, advocating for the patient, care planning and evaluating outcomes. Coordinates patient care across the health care continuum, and assists other team members with meeting individual patient needs. This position may require flexibility of hours.
Minimum two years Medical/Surgical experience required; two years Chemical Dependency, preferred. Basic computer skills/experience with computerized documentation systems required.
Bachelor’s degree in Nursing, Required. Diploma or transcripts on highest degree earned required.
Current active unrestricted RN license issued by State of California. Current American Heart Association BLS Provider required. MAB (Management of Assaultive Behavior) required. MAB must be taken during the new hire orientation process and prior to providing patient care. Must be renewed annually. CARN or equivalent certification, preferred.
Ensures all patients’ rights are intact. Reports all violations and all patient complaints to Psychiatric Unit Shift Supervisor. Provides therapeutic structure and assist staff therapist in group settings. Provides patient education. Continually updates knowledge base in terms of the special needs of the various patient populations served. Assists in planning and providing care to meet the developmental needs of the patient populations. Provides supervision to every team member on the unit/shift (PCA, LVN, LPT, Sitter). Enforces all safety policies and procedures carried out by team members. Follows all applicable guidelines and policies during events such as Code Gray, Seclusion and Restraints, and other Codes.
Innovating the delivery of healthcare as the San Gabriel Valley region’s only Level II Trauma Center and Level III NICU, Huntington Hospital is a 635-bed non-profit regional medical center. We deliver nationally recognized care across over 90 service areas to our community and beyond.
Located in downtown Pasadena, you’ll find yourself among charming neighborhoods and a relaxed community that is still close enough to all that L.A. has to offer. So join us, and find out what it’s like to discover Careers at a Higher Level™.
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