JFK Memorial Hospital has provided medical care to residents in the Coachella Valley since 1966. A group of physicians, including Dr. Reynaldo Carreon, founded the hospital and today one of JFKï¿½s cross streets is named in his honor.
Originally called Indio Community Hospital, JFK has grown to a 145-bed acute-care hospital that is part of Tenet Healthcare California. It offers a variety of services, including: ï¿½Emergency care 24/7 ï¿½Orthopedic and joint replacement services using emerging technology ï¿½Cardiovascular services ï¿½Maternity care and pediatric services ï¿½Ambulatory surgery center ï¿½Imaging services ï¿½Outpatient Rehabilitation Center
POSITION DESCRIPTION: The Patient Care Coordinator (PCC) in critical care performs the clinical role of coordinating the care of the critically ill patient. The PCC independently cares for critically ill patients of all acuity levels, cares for patients on ventilators, can titrate vasoactive medications in relationship to dysrhythmias and advanced hemodynamic parameters. The PCC can assist and mentor staff on bedside procedures commonly performed in critical care. The PCC practices independently and encourages autonomy in other professionals. The PCC is able to supervise unit activities as assigned. The PCC assists with the development of critical thinking skills in other staff. The position assumes a leadership role for daily unit operations and the Rapid Response Team. The PCC assists with hiring and training of staff. The PCC also supervises and evaluates staff performance. The PCC maintains staffing levels to ensure budget goals and meet patient needs. The PCC ensures necessary equipment and supplies are available at all times. The PCC also develops and implements performance improvement projects to improve patient outcomes. The PCC will be the ICU Rapid Response Team member.
California RN License
Successful mastery of nursing skills and knowledge related to a RN III position
Previous experience or demonstrates skills in leadership and management preferred
5 years Critical Care Experience, preferred
Primary Location: Indio, California
Facility: John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Nights
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Internal Number: 1905022247
About John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.