|Job Title||Registered Nurse - Care CA|
|Location||Orange, CA - Orange County|
|Reports to||Wurtz, Dannie|
|Shifts hiring||Part-time, Full-time|
The primary responsibility of the Registered Nurse (RN) is to provide or assist in providing an ongoing plan to care for patients through established pre-hospital processes, the environment, instrumentation, other health care team members, and interacting agencies. The primary objective of the Registered Nurse (RN) is to provide safe and expedient response and transport as dispatched to emergent and non-emergent calls where patient care is provided and continued enroute to a definitive care facility.
The RN may be assigned one or more duties. These duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:
- Presents himself/herself in a professional manner and displays a good public image for the employee and Falck in accordance with company policy.
- Adheres to the policies and procedures of Falck , including the operation’s Standard Operating Procedures and Medical Protocols.
- Participates and completes all daily assignments proficiently, punctually and in accordance with the directives of the Operations Supervisor, General Manager and other management team members.
- Completes appropriate documentation in accordance with company policies and procedures.
- Provides an environment and equipment conducive to safety for patients, family members, visitors, and employees, and in compliance with set precautions and approved standards. Assesses risks to patient safety.
- Operates the emergency vehicle in a safe manner at all times.
- Maintains vehicles, and stations in a clean and presentable manner at all times. The employee shall strive to exceed Falck expectations for cleanliness of the vehicles and stations.
- Responds to instructions from dispatcher and drives specially equipped emergency vehicles to specified locations.
- Develops and strives to achieve personal and professional goals established by the employee. Utilizes all resources available to achieve personal and professional goals.
- Maintains communications equipment, medical equipment and supplies in accordance with applicable standards.
The RN may be assigned one or more additional duties. These duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:
- May serve as team lead to EMT’s.
- Perform other job related duties as assigned by Management.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The individual in this position must possess the following qualifications:
- Excellent communication and customer service skills.
- Ability to work cooperatively with other employees and medical agencies to provide the highest level of patient care.
- Ability to read and interpret all required documents and write required reports and correspondence.
- Physical ability to perform all tasks required in the performance of typical RN duties including but not limited to bending/stooping, pushing, pulling, lifting at established weight requirements, climbing, working at heights, etc. (satisfactorily meet company physical assessments/tests).
- Strong interpersonal and communication skills with an ability to work effectively with a diverse range of individuals, teams, managers, supervisors, and external customers. Excellent ability to communicate and work cohesively across Department lines.
- Must have the ability to consistently deliver outstanding customer service to all internal and external customers.
- Strong organization skills and attentiveness to detail.
- Ability to maintain a professional manner and appearance at all times.
- Other qualifications specific to the local operation and/or contract.
The individual in this position must possess the following education requirements:
- High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
- Current American Heart Association CPR for the Healthcare Provider card
- ACLS card or equivalent training
- PALS card or equivalent training
- Trauma Nursing Course Certified (TNCC), TNATC, or National Association of Emergency Medical Technician’s Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support Provider (PHTLS) card
- California State Department of Health – Licensed Registered Nurse with current 2 years’ emergency room experience and /or 1 year critical care experience. Prefer CEN (Certified Emergency Nurse), CCRN Critical Care Registered Nurse or CFRN (Certified Flight Registered Nurse)
FalckUSA is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. It is FalckUSA's policy to provide equal opportunity to all qualified applicants for employment, and not to discriminate on any basis of age, citizenship, color, disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, national origin, race, religion, sex, or any class protected by State law.
This employer will consider qualified Applicants with Criminal Histories in a manner consistent with Los Angeles Ordinance 184652.Click here to review the complete job description