Facility: Dignity Health Downey
JOB ID- DI08172018-DHCPEDDOWNEY
Employment : Full Time
REGISTERED NURSE PEDIATRICS
The Pediatrics is actively seeking individuals who demonstrate patient care excellence. We are seeking a Registered Nurse (RN) for the PICU unit to coordinate, supervise and implement patient care to patients Newborn to 18 years in accordance with individual needs based on competence, professional expertise, knowledge and evidence-based practice. The Registered Nurse is expected to practice autonomously, consistent with professional standards, Nurse Practice Act and hospital job description specific to the unit. This position is critical to the success of Northridge Medical Center and requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the Mission and organizational values of the Dignity Health system.
In addition, Dignity Health has made the conscious decision to implement solutions that will improve patient care outcomes and nursing competencies. As a result, all RN candidates considered for this position will be required to take a series of assessments during our application and interviewing process that include a basic math assessment and a thorough behavioral-based questionnaire in addition to providing up to three professional references and a copy of your most recent performance evaluation.
Graduate of Accredited RN school of Nursing. Registered Nurse with current California license.
Minimum 1 year current acute care registered nursing experience in PEDS.
Must complete at a minimum a two-day pediatric intensive care course including didactic plus clinical rotation, BRN approved. Must complete a minimum of two days of specific pediatric education every two years, which is BRN approved.
Current AHA BLS, ACLS, PALS required.