Providence Health & Services Registered Nurse - Intensive Care Unit ( Full Time - Night ) - Bonus Eligible for External Candidates in Burbank, California

Description:

Providence is calling a full time, night shift Staff Registered Nurse to the IntensiveCare Unit at the Providence St. Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA.

We are seeking a Registered Nurse that is

responsible for planning, directing, coordinating and providing high quality of

care in the Intensive Care Unit. The ICU Unit has approximately 28 medical ICU

beds and 10 surgical ICU beds.

In this position you will:

  • Assess, diagnose, plan, implement and evaluate patient’scare to achieve patient goals and to optimize outcomes.

  • Effectively advocate for ethical and holistic care topromote the autonomy, dignity, rights, values and beliefs of those weserve.

  • Foster a learning environment for patient/families,nursing, and other members of the healthcare team including students.

  • Align practice with safety and quality. Be accountable for safety, identify andcorrect problems.

  • Engagein ongoing professional development; promote a culture of inquiry thatexplores, integrates and disseminates research and evidence basedpractice.

  • Leadand coordinate teams, delegate, coordinate care and collaborate withothers as equal members of the inter-professional care team to integratenursing knowledge.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Nursing degree/diploma upon hire

  • Bachelors of Nursing (BSN) or higher required within three (3) years or 20 years of RN experience

  • Active California state RN license

  • CurrentBasic Life Support (BLS) certification for Healthcare Providers fromthe American Heart Association.

  • CurrentAdvance Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification fromthe American Heart Association.

  • CurrentNational Institutes of Health Stroke Scale (NIHSS) Certification.

  • Twelve (12) months acute care experience working withthe patient population similar to department of hire or completion of thespecialty residency located at that facility.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelors of Nursing degree (BSN)

  • National certification in area of specialty

About the hospital youwill serve.

Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA, is a 414

bed acute care facility, known for its state-of-the-art technology and high

quality, compassionate care, has provided the full range of diagnostic,

treatment, care and support services for the San Fernando Valley communities

for close to 70 years.

Many of our specialized services are provided within our Heart and

Vascular Institute, one of Los Angeles County's first STEMI designated receiving

centers of heart attack victims; our Hycy and Howard Hill Neuroscience

Institute, awarded the Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission for a

Primary Stroke Center, and the Gold Plus Achievement Award from the American

Stroke Association (2010); our Women's Pavilion, and our newly opened the Roy

and Patricia Disney Family Cancer Center, a comprehensive, state-of-the-art,

patient-centered, treatment facility. Our cancer center includes some of the

most advanced technology in radiation oncology, highly advanced medical and

surgical oncology, excellent clinical outcomes and research, and all patient

support services are housed in the same building.

Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center has an exceptional

orthopedic program recognized for its excellent outcomes and clinical

expertise. And Providence Saint Joseph's Bariatric Program, a leader and

resource for those dealing with obesity in Southern California, received a

Five-Star Rating for Bariatric Surgery, and Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence

designation from HealthGrades.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Night

Job Category: Critical Care Nursing

Location: California-Burbank

Req ID: 133341