Providence Health & Services Registered Nurse - Emergency Department ( Per Diem - Nights ) in Tarzana, California
Providence is calling a per diem, night shift Registered Nurse to the Emergency Department at the Providence Tarzana Medical Center in Tarzana, CA.
In this position you will:
Implement and maintain established department, unit, administrative, and clinical policies/procedures for patient care, safety, and infection control.
Conduct initial and ongoing patient assessment with attention to each patient's physical, emotional, psychosocial and spiritual needs.
Collaborate and communicate with other personnel to maintain good employee relations, meet interdepartmental objectives, and optimize patient care.
Provide direction to team members to coordinate care of assigned patients and problem-solve patient care issues during the shift.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Current State of California Registered Nurse (RN) License.
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification for Healthcare Providers from the American Heart Association.
Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification from the American Heart Association.
Current Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) certification
NIHSS (Stroke) Certification within 90 days of hire or transfer
Completion of Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course (ENPC) or EDAP equivalent within 90 days of employment.
Completion of an approved 2 day Management of Assaultive Behavior (MOAB) course within 90 days of employment.
Completion of a course in EKG recognition and its clinical implications and or passage of EKG test at 80%.
Completion of a critical care course and /or completion of an Emergency nursing course within 90 days of employment.
LA City Fire Card within 90 days of hire.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Bachelors in Nursing (BSN)
National Certification (CEN, CPEN, CCRN, MICN).
TNCC provider, STABLE Course Completion/Certification NRP Certification
3 yrs experience in Emergency or Critical Care setting
Demonstrates competency in clinical knowledge, skills required and technology utilized in the Pediatric setting within the scope of RN practice.
Entry level accepted when training program available.
Providence Tarzana Medical Center is a 245-bed not-for-profit medical center that serves the San Fernando Valley, offering high quality specialty services, including: heart and vascular care, orthopedics, oncology and senior services. Recognizing the special health care needs of women and children, our Women’s Pavilion & Resource Center provides women’s health and maternity care in once central location. The hospital specializes in pediatrics and has one of the largest neonatal intensive care units in the San Fernando Valley. Providence Tarzana has a reputation for clinical excellence and sophisticated technology with a personal touch. Providence Health & Services cares about the people and the lives that we touch each and every day. We are continually driven by the caring tradition of our heritage – the foundation of our Mission and core-values – to embrace respect, compassion, justice, excellence and stewardship. With a rich past reaching back more than 65 years in Southern California, and 150 years in total, Providence Health & Services today celebrates unprecedented growth, recognition for top quality health care, a vibrant employee culture where new ideas are encouraged and a drive to help the underprivileged - all with an eye toward the future.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.
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: On Call
Job Category: Emergency Nursing
Req ID: 132800