This position requires fullunderstanding and active participation in fulfilling the mission of SaddlebackMedical Center. It is expected that the employee demonstrate behaviorconsistent with our core values: Integrity, Accountability, Best Practices,Compassion and Synergy. The employee shall support Saddleback Medical Center'sstrategic plan and participate in and advocate performance improvement/patientsafety activities.
Utilizing the nursing process, the Infusion CenterRegistered Nurse (RN) is responsible for directing and coordinating nursingcare for the Infusion Service patient in accordance with the policies andprocedures of the Nursing Department. Responsibilities include directingunlicensed employee activity, assessing patients, synthesizing patientinformation, planning of care/interventions, teaching patients/family,implementing treatment plan/MD orders, and evaluating care rendered. The RNmust effectively communicate and document data relevant to the care of thepatient. The RN utilizes knowledge of patient age, cultural diversity,psycho-social and / or spiritual needs into the patient's plan of care.The RN contributes to the promotion ofquality nursing care through performance improvement processes that demonstratepositive outcome in patient care.Inaddition, the RN collaborates with other professional disciplines to ensuresafe and effective and efficient patient care delivery and the achievement ofdesired patient outcomes.