Jan 14, 2021

RN - GI

  • UCLA Health and David Geffen School of Medicine
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA

Job Description

Responsibilities

You will perform clinical nursing duties that includes but not limited to assisting physicians in performing procedures in the endoscopy area, GI lab, administering medications and, monitoring vital signs and medications, and provide health education, procedure instruction/information to patients and families. You will be accountable for the all-around healthcare needs of patients who are under the care management of the faculty members on an as needed basis. You will act as liaison between the MDs, the patients (including the family and staff members), schedulers, clinic staff and UCLA and non-UCLA physicians involved with patients' healthcare.Qualifications

  • Graduated from an accredited school of nursing with BSN or MSN
  • California Registered Nursing License
  • BLS and ACLS required
  • GI experience preferred
  • Experience with motility procedures preferred
  • Ability to work overtime when necessary in times of absences, vacations, etc. 
  • Ability to travel between the endoscopy area/GI labs when necessary
  • Demonstrate knowledge in all areas of care specific to endoscopy area/GI Laboratory, including conscious sedation
  • Knowledge of cardiac monitoring and ability to identify dysrhythmias
  • Demonstrate an ability to assist physicians in performing procedures in the endoscopy area/GI Laboratory practicing medical and surgical asepsis at all times
  • Ability to complete a Nursing physical assessment
  • Proficiency in a Windows environment and Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Internet, E-mail
  • Knowledge in the use of EMR

UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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