Sep 07, 2021

Registered Nurse II | 5 West - FT/N

  • Children's Hospital Los Angeles
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA
Full-time

Job Description

Work That Matters - Our work is 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

No one has more expertise treating children than Children's Hospital Los Angeles. CHLA is the only children's hospital in California to make the prestigious U.S. News & World Report Honor Roll of "Best" children's hospital and is nationally ranked in all 10 pediatric specialties.

Join a hospital where the work you do will matter—to you, to your colleagues, and above all, to our patients and families. At times the work may be challenging, but it is always rewarding. We hope you’ll come and find out for yourself.

It’s Work That Matters.

Purpose Statement/Position Summary

Under general supervision, serves as a registered nurse, 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 fast-paced and high performing 32 bed unit. The team inspires and pushes their teammates to perform to the best of their ability daily.

Minimum Qualifications/Work Experience

  • 1+ year experience as an RN.
  • Pediatric experience preferred.
  • Previous ventilator 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 required. Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the state of California.
  • Current American Heart Association CPR certification.
  • Current American Heart Association PALS card.