Feb 20, 2024

Reg Nurse / Medical Surgical / 5 West / Nights

  • Children's Hospital Los Angeles
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA
Surgery

Job Description

Job Description


Overview

Purpose Statement/Position Summary
The Registered Nurse on 5 West under general supervision, conducts patient assessments, participates in the development of the plan of care, implements and evaluates care according to patient specific age and/or developmental needs. Collaborates with other health care team members in the delivery of care. Employee will follow applicable policies and procedures in handling supplies, pharmaceuticals, and equipment. 5 West is 32-bed medical/surgical unit caring for a high acuity population. Primarily focused on respiratory diseases and infectious diseases, however we specialize on chronic ventilator dependent patients and diabetics.



Minimum Qualifications/Work Experience
1+ year experience as an RN. Pediatric experience preferred. Broad knowledge of patient care principles and equipment; CHLA patient care policies and procedures. Ability to assess effectiveness of patient care; maintain a calm demeanor and assist in crises and emergencies; prioritize tasks for complex patient care; communicate tactfully, professionally and effectively, verbally and in writing.

Education/Licensure/Certification
BSN or ADN required. Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the state of California. Current American Heart Association CPR certification. Current American Heart Association PALS card.

This a Night role 7PM-7AM


Pay Scale Information


USD $89,440.00 - USD $102,856.00



CHLA values the contribution each Team Member brings to our organization. Final determination of a successful candidate’s starting pay will vary based on a number of factors, including, but not limited to education and experience within the job or the industry. The pay scale listed for this position is generally for candidates that meet the specified qualifications and requirements listed on this specific job description. Additional pay may be determined for those candidates that exceed these specified qualifications and requirements. We provide a competitive compensation package that recognizes your experience, credentials, and education alongside a robust benefits program to meet your needs. CHLA looks forward to introducing you to our world-class organization where we create hope and build healthier futures. 5 West