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Job title(RN) Registered Nurse - ICU to PICU
Job Category: Registered Nurses & Nurse Practitioners Department:
Critical Care Unit Facility:
Main Campus - Serra Mesa
Schedule: Full time - Benefits Eligible
Hours: 12-hr shifts
Req Number: 44421.2 Rady Children's will provide an 8-week orientation to our Pediatric Intensive/Critical Care Unit for experienced adult-ICU nurses. After the orientation, the schedule will be rotating - 2-months of days/2-months of nights.
Functions at the Standard Level of nursing practice. Responsible for independently applying the nursing process through the assessment, planning, implementation, evaluation and documentation of pediatric patient care. Selects and administers the appropriate care, taking into consideration the age, developmental level and size of the patient. Provides a caring relationship that facilitates health and healing. Should be able to identify own limitations and seek resources as needed.
Skills / Requirements
Associate's Degree in Nursing
4 years of adult-ICU experience
Current California RN License
CPR certification (Issued by American Heart Association)
PALS (within 6 months of hire)
Bachelor's Degree in Nursing
Professional nursing certification
Pediatric nursing experience in a comparable, high-acuity department