Has primary accountability for patient outcomes.
Education: Current California RN licensure or interim permit to practice registered nursing.
Experience: Acute care experience is preferred. Experience in area of clinical specialty is preferred.
Knowledge: Demonstrate basic nursing skills. Demonstrate effective English written and verbal communication skills.
Valid Basic Life Support (BLS) for health care provider.
Completion of hospital orientation:
Demonstrate basic math skills.
Demonstrate basic computer skills.
Demonstrate knowledge of community resources, legal policies relating to patient decisions and outcomes.
Demonstrate knowledge of the performance standards of other nursing team members.
Demonstrate skills in delegation, leadership and team management concept.
Completion of unit specific orientation.