RN - Emergency Department - Full Time/PM-Nights
JOB SUMMARY: 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.
The Emergency Department at Valley Children’s provides
emergency pediatric and trauma care to infants, children, and adolescents
(up to 21 years of age). We operate a 39-bed Level II Pediatric Trauma
Center that sees about 120,000 patient visits annually. More than
two-thirds of the Hospital’s patients are admitted through the Emergency
Department. We have access to all of the Hospital’s pediatric
subspecialties and their associated physicians.
The Department is staffed by board-certified pediatric emergency
physicians. In addition to their years of experience in providing
pediatric emergency care, our emergency specialists have undergone
a minimum of three years of general pediatric training plus an additional
two to three years of fellowship training in pediatric emergency medicine.
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); and D) experience to correlate with Clinical Ladder level. Bilingual
Life Support Certifications Required: 1) HeartCode Basic Life
Support (BLS) within 30 days; 2) Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS)
within 12 months: Emergency; 3) Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) within
12 months; 4) Emergency Nursing Pediatrics Course (ENPC) within 36 months of
hire or transfer into position; 5) Trauma Nurse Core Course(TNCC) within 36
months of hire or transfer into position.
POSITION DETAILS: Full Time, 69 hours per pay period, Available shifts are PM's and nights
LOCATION: Madera, CA