JFK Memorial Hospital has provided medical care to residents in the Coachella Valley since 1966. A group of physicians, including Dr. Reynaldo Carreon, founded the hospital and today one of JFKâ��s cross streets is named in his honor. Originally called Indio Community Hospital, JFK has grown to a 145-bed acute-care hospital that is part of Tenet Healthcare California. It offers a variety of services, including: â�¢Emergency care 24/7 â�¢Orthopedic and joint replacement services using emerging technology â�¢Cardiovascular services â�¢Maternity care and pediatric services â�¢Ambulatory surgery center â�¢Imaging services â�¢Outpatient Rehabilitation Center
â�¢The RN I assumes principle responsibility for the total nursing care, assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of all Emergency Department patients. â�¢Additionally, the RN I initiates patient teaching and educates the family or significant other to attain optimal health. â�¢The RN I uses effective verbal and written skills to communicate with people on all levels and maintains positive working relationships with patients, families, co-workers, and physicians. â�¢The RN I continues in a mentor relationship with a designated RN, and works toward independent practice and growth educationally in the Emergency Department.
Position Qualifications: â�¢California Registered Nurse License â�¢BLS/CPR â�¢Basic Computer Skills â�¢ACLS within three (3) months of hire â�¢PALS within three (3) months of hire â�¢MICN (after one year of employment as an RN) â�¢ED Triage Course (after one year of employment as an RN) â�¢AB-508 Nonviolent Crisis Intervention within six (6) months of hire
Primary Location: Indio, California
Facility: John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Nights
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Internal Number: 2105019541
About John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.