RN - Periop - Surgery-General
SUMMARY: This position is accountable to independently manage the care of complex patients, deliver patient care at a proficient level, and serve as a resource. This position practices under the direction of the designated nurse executive, within the scope of the Nursing Practice Act, and in accordance with Children's policies.
JOB REQUIREMENTS: This position requires: A) a graduate from an accredited nursing program. BSN strongly preferred; B) an active California Registered Nurse licensure (RN); C) Life Support Certifications (see specifics below); D) experience to correlate with Clinical Ladder level; and E) for Home Health positions, a valid California Drivers License (CDL) and automobile liability insurance coverage (CAR INS) with minimum limits as required by state law. Bilingual skills desirable.Life Support Certifications Required:1) HeartCode Basic Life Support (BLS) within 30 days; 2) Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) within 12 months: Cardiac Cath Lab, Day Surgery and Endoscopy. Within 18 months: Recovery Room/PACU and Surgery-General/OR;3) Focused Pediatric Resuscitation (FPR) within 12 months: Ambulatory Treatment Center (ATC), Apollo, Charlie Mitchell Clinic, Craycroft, Day Surgery, Discovery, Endoscopy, Explorer, Heart Center Clinic, Hematology Clinic, Home Health Agency, Neurology Testing Center, Oncology Clinic, Peds Rehab, and Pulmonology Clinic;4) Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) within 12 months: Cardiac Cath Lab, Recovery Room/PACU, Sedation and Surgery-General/OR
POSITION DETAILS: Full-time, 69 hours per pay period, Sat. & Sun. only, No call.