Job: (RN) Registered Nurse - ICU to PICU - Full time - Benefits Eligible

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Job Description

Job title

(RN) Registered Nurse - ICU to PICU

Job Category: Registered Nurses & Nurse Practitioners
Department: Critical Care Unit
Facility: Main Campus - Serra Mesa
Union:
Schedule: Full time - Benefits Eligible
Shift: Nights
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.


JOB SUMMARY:

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

Minimum Qualifications

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)

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor's Degree in Nursing

Professional nursing certification

Pediatric nursing experience in a comparable, high-acuity department

Bilingual


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