Saddleback Memorialâs centers of excellence are renowned for prevention, diagnosis and treatment of cancer, heart disease, stroke, pulmonary disease, orthopedics and diabetes; and for leadership in emergency medicine, critical care medicine, breast health, outpatient rehabilitation, advanced imaging, womenâs health, geriatric care and surgery, including robotic-assisted procedures.
Saddleback Memorial Medical Center (Orange County, CA) has consistently been named one of Healthgradesâ Americaâs 50 Best Hospitals, an achievement gained by just 1% of the nationâs hospitals. It has also been honored among Truven Health Analyticsâ Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospitals in the U.S., consecutively voted Orange Countyâs #1 Best Hospital in the Orange County Registerâs Best of Orange County poll of readers and has appeared on both Beckerâs Hospital Review and Thomson Reutersâ lists of Americaâs Best Hospitals. Saddleback Memorialâs U.S. News & World Report âhigh-performanceâ ranking categories included Heart Failure, Hip Replacement, Knee Replacement and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease.
This position is responsible for providing patient care in a safe and effective manner. Additional responsibilities include directing the Patient Care Technician activity, synthesizing patient information, assessment of patients, planning of care/intervention, teaching of patients/family, implementation of treatment plan/MD orders, documentation and evaluation. Integration of patient care standards are incorporated into all clinical activities.
This position requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the mission of Saddleback Memorial Medical Center. It is expected that the employee demonstrate behavior consistent with the core values. The employee shall support Saddleback Memorial Medical Centerâs strategic plan and the goals and direction of the performance improvement plan.