Registered Nurse (RN) - Child & Adolescent Psych Services (CAPS) Full-Time
San Diego, California
At Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego, patients can range from premature infants as little as two pounds to teenagers weighing in at over 200. While some conditions and illnesses may mimic those of an adult, many factors beyond the obvious physiological differences can make treating children and adolescents challenging. Certified nurses are specialists who are changing the way critically small and critically ill patients receive care. Your commitment, knowledge, and skill set will be crucial to improving patient outcomes.
Rady Children's offers competitive salaries, robust benefits, generous paid time off, retirement savings with contribution match, employee recognition, Team Rady events and celebrations, along with other great perks. Join us in sunny San Diego!
- Full Time
- Level: Mid
- Consistently excellent in providing the highest level of care for our patients.
- Committed to improving outcomes and empowering individuals to seek innovative solutions.
- Ensuring that our employees Nursing Team receives suport, rewards and career advancement opportunities.
- Collaborative, respectful and dedicated to care, research and teaching.
What makes a successful critical care Registered Nurse at Rady Children’s Hospital? Check out the traits we’re looking for and see if you have the right mix.
- Good listener
It’s amazing to see these children go from weak to vibrant… The nurses who chose to come here are unique because they’re comfortable with these patients and are eager to give it their all… I’ve never worked with a more passionate group of nurses. Each and every one of them truly loves this patient population. They’re so dedicated and do such a great job.– Cheryle Pillow,
RNC-NIC, MSN, CPNP, CVICU Director
Medical, Dental, Vision
403(b) Retirement Plan
Life and Disability Insurance
Full time, 80 hours per two week pay period
Rotating, 8 hour shifts
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.
Associate's Degree in Nursing
1 year of experience
Current California RN License
BLS for Healthcare Providers, issued by AHA
PALS or PEARS for all areas except NICU (within 6 months of hire)
Based on the department, the following certification(s) will also be required:
• NICU Satellites: NRP within six months of hire
• NICU Main: NRP within six months of hire
• ED: ACLS within one year of hire or after promoting to CN II, but not required if per diem
• ED: ENPC and TNCC
• UC: ENPC
Bachelor's Degree in Nursing
3 years of experience
Professional nursing certification
Pediatric nursing experience in a comparable, high-acuity department