Community Regional Medical Center Burn Center- Clinical Nurse 2- FT, 12hrs in Fresno, California

The burn center in Fresno, California is one of 122 burn centers across the nation. The regional burn center cares for adult and pediatric burn survivors from 7 referral counties. The 10 bed Leon S. Peters Burn Center is a nationally known center that specializes in the continuum of care for burn survivors and their family members. Active in burn research and evidenced based care, patients are managed by a specialized burn team from admission to discharge. Patients remain in the burn center transitioning from critical care management to rehabilitation. The burn center has its own operating room and the burn nurses are trained in post-anesthesia care. The ALL RNstaff is trained in the management of complex wounds. The burn center has an interdisciplinary burn team which includes a child life specialist, chaplain, dedicated social worker, nutritional specialist, physical/occupational therapists, and respiratory care practitioners. Burn prevention, outreach education, fundraising, and burn survivor support programs allow burn nurses to participate in community service opportunities.

The Burn Center additionally has a comprehensive outpatient clinic for patients discharged from the burn center or minor burns not requiring hospitalization. The outpatient clinic has a separate dedicated staff, specializing in complex wound management


The role of the clinical nurse is to deliver patient care through assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of patient needs with the highest professional standard while promoting nursing excellence through continued education and research, based on the Title 22 and Title 16, the ANA Scope & Standards of Practice, the Code of Ethics.


MINIMUM REQUIRED: Graduate of approved nursing program. Consistent demonstration of Competent clinical nursing practice proficiency.

PREFERRED: Bachelors of Science (BS) in Nursing.


MINIMUM REQUIRED: Current California Registered Nurse License. Current BLS certification. #NRS17

Job Title: Burn Center- Clinical Nurse 2- FT, 12hrs

Facility: Community Regional Medical Center

Employment Type Description: Full Time - 12hour

Location: Community Regional Medical Center

Shift Hours/Days: Days

Job Number: JO-1607-18728

Date Posted: 10/13/2016

City: Fresno

State: CA

Minimum Years Experience: 1

Required Degree: Registered Nurse (R.N.)