RN - Pediatric ICU

Job ID
2020-133621
Employment Type
Full Time
Department
Pediatric ICU
Hours / Pay Period
72
Facility
Northridge Hospital Medical Center
Shift
Day
Standard Hours
VARIES 7:00AM - 7:00 PM
Work Schedule
12 Hour
Location
CA-NORTHRIDGE

Overview

Founded in 1955, Dignity Health – Northridge Hospital Medical Center is a 394-bed, acute care, nonprofit community hospital located in Northridge, California.  The hospital offers a full complement of award winning services, including the Leavey Cancer Center, a cardiovascular center, stroke center, the Center for Assault Treatment Services, a pediatric medical center, and the only pediatric trauma center in the San Fernando Valley.  As a leading provider of compassionate, high-quality and affordable patient-centered care, we share a rich legacy with Dignity Health, one of the nation’s five largest health care systems.  We are part of a 21-state network of nearly 9,000 physicians, 62,000 employees and more than 400 care centers.  Visit dignityhealth.org/northridgehospital for more information.

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Responsibilities

REGISTERED NURSE – PICU
Northridge Hospital Medical Center
 
The PICU unit at Northridge Hospital Medical Center 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. 
 
 

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Qualifications

  • Graduate of Accredited RN school of Nursing.
  • Registered Nurse with current California license.
  • Minimum 1 year current acute care registered nursing experience in PICU.
  • 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 American Health Association- BLS, ACLS, PALS required.
This position is represented by SEIU L121RN and is covered by the terms and conditions of the applicable collective bargaining agreement.

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