Providence Health & Services Registered Nurse - Intensive Care Unit ( Per Diem - Day Shift ) in Tarzana, California

Description:

Providence is calling a per diem, day shift Staff Registered Nurse to the IntensiveCare Unit at the Providence Tarzana Medical Center in Tarzana, CA.

Providence Holy Cross a level II Trauma Facility

is currently seeking qualified Intensive Care Unit nurses to join their award

winning team. Be part of a team that has a recognized reputation in serving the

San Fernando and Santa Clarita Valleys. Having

a family member in the Critical Care Unit is stressful. Our team understands and has the

compassion for patients their family members who are in need our nursing

services in the ICU.

In this position you will:

  • Assess, diagnose, plan, implement and evaluatepatient’s care 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) or more months acute care experienceworking with the patient population similar to department of hire orcompletion of the specialty 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

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

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: On Call

Shift: Day

Job Category: Critical Care Nursing

Location: California-Tarzana

Req ID: 140524