HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse / RN II 2 East Observation in San Jose, California

The Observation 2 E Nursing teams are dedicated, healthcare providers with excellent services for patients at San Jose Regional Medical Center. Interested in joining this team? Apply online now.

Schedule: 0.8 (32 hours per week), Shift: Nights with rotating weekends.

Internal Posting Period: 10/04/2016 - 10/11/16

Coordinates total nursing care for acutely ill patients. Primary patient population served include, but not limited to, those admitted for cardiac evaluation and treatment, respiratory compromise and infections, stable neurological disorders, diabetes mellitus, dehydration, and dysfunction of the gastrointestinal system. An RN II functions as an experienced clinically competent nurse who provides safe and effective nursing care and may work as a clinical preceptor in providing mentorship and guidance to new employees. Participates in patient/family teaching and provides leadership by working cooperatively with members of the health care team to maintain standards for professional nursing practice in the clinical setting. Participates in organizational and unit based quality improvement activities.


EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: Minimum: 1 to 2 years of acute care nursing in a medical surgical setting. Preferred: Experience in nursing with emphasis on trauma, neurosurgical, pulmonary, and general surgical care.

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: Minimum: High School Graduate or equivalent. Graduate of an accredited nursing program.

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS: Minimum: Ability to use critical thinking skills and prioritize aspects of patient care; possess good interpersonal and intrapersonal communication skills. Ability to calculate medication dosages and safely administer medications.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: (Physical requirements are available via the Human Resources Department):

Title: Registered Nurse / RN II 2 East Observation

Location: California-San Jose-Regional Medical Center of San Jose

Requisition ID: 08385-16740