REGISTERED NURSE, PER DIEM DAYS – 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.
Requirements: 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 AHA 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.
Voted one of the Best Places to Work by the Los Angeles Business Journal , Northridge Hospital Medical Center is a 411-bed facility proudly serving the San Fernando Valley for more than 50 years. As a nonprofit, community-based hospital, Northridge Hospital offers a full spectrum of healthcare programs and Centers of Excellence.
Northridge Hospital Medical Center is part of Dignity Health (formerly Catholic Healthcare West), one of the largest healthcare systems in the West with 40 hospitals in Arizona, California and Nevada. Our mission, vision and values were all formed out of the recognition of the inherent dignity of each person. It also represents our commitment to delivering excellent medical care to all, to advocating on behalf of the poor, and to partnering with others to improve the quality of life.
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