RN - PICU

Subspecialty: Pediatric ICU

Posted: 1/24/2018

Company: Valley Children's Healthcare - The Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) at Valley Children's Hospital offers 24/7 coverage by pediatric intensivists, board certified in Pediatric Critical Care and many also with subspecialties in Pediatric Anesthesiology. Dedication to interdisciplinary care includes consultations provided by Valley Childrenís medical and surgical specialists.over 130 staff including 90 specialty-trained [PICU Nurse With Baby] PICU nurses, respiratory therapists, and other clinical specialists. Twelve of the ICU rooms are equipped to convert to surgical suites if an emergent event presents itself. The team cares for more than 1,000 children and their families each year. The unit is one of the largest in the country based on bed capacity, but itís another ranking that matters most. In the field of intensive care, severity adjusted mortality rate is a key baseline benchmark, and in this arena Valley Childrenís PICU is ranked in the best 10% in the country.

Location: Madera, CA

Description: RN - PICU
This position is accountable for providing competent nursing care for patients with common health problems, and is expected to deliver competent patient care to a full patient assignment. 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 polices.

Position type: Full-time

Qualifications: 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); and D) experience to correlate with Clinical Ladder level. Bilingual skills desirable.Life Support Certifications Required:1) HeartCode Basic Life Support (BLS) within 30 days; 2) Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) within 12 months.

Benefits: Competitive Salary and generous relocation packages offered.

How to Apply: Send Resume to ccoakley@valleychildrens.org or apply online at www.valleychildens.org

Website: www.valleychildrens.org

E-mail: ccoakley@valleychildrens.org


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