Assess, plan, implement, and evaluate the nursing care of each assigned patient. Provide direct patient care. Supervise the activities of nursing staff members. Experience in Critical Care, or Emergency Nursing required. Previous Cath Lab experience preferred. High school diploma or GED required. Education level necessary to obtain required licensure and certifications. Completion of Intra-aortic Balloon Pump (IABP) course within the first year. Hemodynamic and ECG monitors. CA RN, BLS and ACLS.
Founded in 1956, Bakersfield Memorial Hospital was created to meet the needs of our community, and has grown from a small local facility to a large regional hospital serving all of Kern County. Today, we have more than 400 general acute beds, nearly 50 intensive care and cardiovascular recovery units, 13 state-of-the-art surgical suites, a full-service ER with nationally certified Stroke Center and the Central CA Heart Institute. In addition, we offer newly expanded birthing suites, a family care center, a 31 bed NICU, a 20 bed Pediatric unit, a full complement of diagnostic laboratory and imaging services and an outpatient surgery center. Other programs of note include our Women's Services and a Center for Wound Care and Hyperbarics. We are proud to say that we are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Bakersfield Memorial Hospital is now a tobacco-free campus.
To ensure accurate patient medication administration, all external candidates considered for this position will be required to take an on-line math assessment conducted by our third-party vendor First Advantage.