Job Description & Requirements
Opened in November 2011 Kaiser Ontario Medical Center is a 224-bed facility is designed for both outpatient and inpatient care providing high-quality health care services to the rapidly expanding West End of the Inland Empire. Conveniently located at the 60 Freeway and Vineyard Avenue, the 386,000-square-foot 224-bed facility will include a 36-bed emergency department, a radiation oncology department, and a healing garden.The community of Ontario offers affordable housing options; a new, large-scale entertainment venue; and accessibility to a variety of recreational activities, shopping areas, and an international airport.
Located just a short drive from world-famous beaches, Hollywood, Disneyland Resort, and mountain and desert retreats, Greater Ontario is the ideal jumping-off point to all that Southern California has to offer. Whether you're looking to take the family to Legoland, Knott's Berry Farm, Disneyland, Universal Studios, or even San Diego Zoo, Ontario, California, serves as a great central location to get your vacation moving.
Job Summary:The Staff Nurse (SN) II is a professional caregiver who assumes responsibility and accountability for a group of patients for a designated time frame. The SN II provides care to patients via the therapeutic use of self, the nursing process, the environment and instrumentation, and other health care team members. One year recent (within the last 3 years) experience in an adult acute care setting. Certifications: Basic Arrhythmia course required; Current BLS and ACLS certification required. Minimum Qualifications: Minimum Qualifications: 1) High School Diploma/GED. 2) Graduate of an accredited registered nursing program and completion of the current hours required by the BRN of RN student clinical experience or Graduate of registered nursing and either 2000 hours of RN experience in clinical area of specialty from a licensed acute care facility within three (3) years of graduation; or graduate of an accredited licensed vocational nursing program that includes clinical student experience in acute care and has worked 2000 hours as an licensed vocational nurse within the clinical area of specialty within three (3) years before graduation or currently enrolled in an accredited entry level MSN program and has completed pre-licensure requirements to practice nursing. 3) Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in California. 4) Minimum of 6 months experience. See job duties for specific experience requirements for specialty units. 5) Demonstrated knowledge of the RN scope of practice. 6) Demonstrated commitment to service orientation (members, staff, providers). 7) Demonstrated effective written and oral communication skills (in English). 8) Good interpersonal skills. 9) Also refer to Position Specifications outlined in the appropriate collective bargaining agreement.