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 JFKâ��s 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:
â�¢Emergency care 24/7
â�¢Orthopedic and joint replacement services using emerging technology
â�¢Maternity care and pediatric services
â�¢Ambulatory surgery center
â�¢Outpatient 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
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Primary Location: Indio, California
Facility: John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
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Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.