Do you thrive on working in a high acuity step-down environment
where rapid interventions are common? Are you highly organized and
passionate about caring for a wide range of patients who have a
host of comorbidities and require complex medication regimens? Can
you think critically and help people tackle the physical and
emotional challenges associated with intensive care treatment? If
you said yes, keep reading - we may have the perfect opportunity
As part of the Sub Intensive Care Unit (SUB ICU) at Hoag
Memorial Hospital, Newport Beach, you will give direct inpatient
nursing care as per the California Nurse Practice Act, and in
support of the mission of the Patient Care Services Division. Being
a Hoag Clinical Nurse I means serving our community by using
research and evidence-based outcomes, and collaborating with
members of your team to offer the highest level of care to those
who depend on us.
Inside Hoag's SUB ICU
Our Sub ICU features 27 beds and a nurse to patient ratio of
1:3. As a designated medical step-down unit, your primary
responsibility will be to ensure the delivery of safe, timely, and
appropriate, quality care to adult and geriatric patients requiring
the following interventions: endotracheal intubation, invasive
arterial and central venous pressure monitoring, tracheostomies,
cardioversions, peritoneal dialysis, insertion of transvenous
pacing catheters, chest tubes, pericardial catheters, and
Other duties may include:
- Delivering care for patients requiring hemodynamic monitoring,
vassopressor therapy, mechanical ventilation, sedation, or induced
- Experiencing complex cardiac dysrhythmias, respiratory
distress, or chest pain.
- Undergoing cardiovascular bypass procedures, including
interventional procedures such as PTCA, stent placement, etc.
- With central venous catheters including multilumen, dialysis,
PICC, etc., or those with chest tubes and temporary or permanent
Hoag nurses consistently maintain a high standard of
professional communication, appearance and conduct. They're driven
to excel in patient treatment and nursing, and they're deeply
passionate about their work. To that end, we'll expect you to
participate in our continuous quality improvement process and
maintain a working knowledge of departmental and hospital
standards, policies and procedures.
We're keen on following safety measures and infection control
protocols, being attentive to details, and having intimate
knowledge of the populations we serve.
Hoag is the Place to Be
We believe that when you join Hoag, you become part of a family.
We're deeply committed to giving back to those who help us serve
our community, making your ongoing growth and development our
priority. In addition to Pay for Performance salary increases, and
sponsored training opportunities, Hoag employees enjoy:
- Annual performance incentives
- Safe Harbor bonuses
- Competitive 401 (k) program with matching contributions
- Generous Paid Time Off (PTO)
- Nursing Scholarships
- Tuition Reimbursement
- Nursing Clinical Ladder Program
- On-site childcare at our Newport Beach location
- Excellent Medical, Dental and Vision coverage
- On-site Wellness Centers in our Irvine and Newport Beach
campuses that include discounted services for massage therapy,
acupuncture, mediation and mindfulness, yoga, Pilates and fitness
We look for passion, an ownership mentality, and out-of-the box
thinking. If this is you and Hoag sounds like home, please apply. A
member our Talent Acquisition Team will contact you if they want to
- Active California RN License.
- Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiovascular Life
Support (ACLS) certifications.
- Minimum of one (1) year of recent experience in an acute care
- Successful completion of a Critical Care course.
- Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN). If you haven't obtained a
BSN upon hire, you will be asked to begin a BSN program within one
year of the hire date and obtain your BSN within two years of
starting the program.
- Critical Care nursing experience.
- Additional skills and knowledge of various equipment and
software may be required.
There's no Place Like Hoag
Recently, Hoag was recognized as the highest ranked hospital in
Orange County in a 2018-2019 U.S. News & World Report. The
organization was also ranked the #4 hospital in the Los Angeles
Metro Area and the #8 hospital in California.
We're an industry leader at the cornerstone of exceptional
patient care - but we can't do it without you.
To learn more about us and see our culture in action, check out
this video on YouTube - https://youtu.be/O7YXZfHmhV4.
- Job ID #: 77649
- Type: Full Time
- Shift: 3rd (1900-730)
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