UHC Staffing

Registered Nurse

UHC - 106276 Oakland 65 Start Date : 2023-12-18 End Date : 2024-03-25
Employment Information

Job Position: Registered Nurse 

Location: Oakland, CA

Duration: 14 Weeks Contract

Shift: 07:00 AM - 07:30 PM

Position Summary:

  • Admitting and assessing patients.
  • Patient monitoring: Monitoring vital signs, symptoms, lines, drains, and tubes.
  • Administering medications and treatments.
  • Operating and tracking medical equipment.
  • Running and ordering tests.
  • Coordinating care with physicians and specialists.
  • Charting patient progress and procedures.
  • Cleaning and dressing wounds.
  • Post-operative care: Providing post-operative care.
  • Assisting with admissions and discharges.
  • Assisting with patient ambulation.
  • Consulting with nurse managers, physicians, and other members of the care team.
  • Changing dressings.
  • Inserting catheters.
  • Starting IVs.
  • Reporting adverse reactions to medications.
Education Required:
  • Required: ACLS, BLS.
  • 3 years minimum experience required. 
  • Will need to work occasional weekends. No on-call. 
  • Medical/Religious Exemptions Only
  • Active nursing license.
  • Proven experience as a med surg nurse.
  • Excellent knowledge of nursing care methods and procedures.
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize patient care.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Flexibility to work different shifts and weekends.
  • Bachelor's degree in nursing or related field.
  • Certification in med surg nursing.
  • Continuing education in nursing.
  • Experience with electronic medical records (EMR) systems.
  • Experience with patient assessment and care planning.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment