Rady Children's Hospital San Diego (RN) Registered Nurse - Medical Unit in San Diego, California

Job Description

(RN) Registered Nurse - Medical Unit

Job Category: Registered Nurses & Nurse Practitioners

Department: Medical Behavioral Unit

Facility: Main Campus - Serra Mesa

Schedule: Full time - Benefits Eligible

Shift: Varying

Hours: 12

Req Number: 48236

Job Details:

JOB SUMMARY:

Functions at the Standard Level of nursing practice. Responsible for independently applying the nursing process through the assessment, planning, implementation, evaluation and documentation of pediatric patient care. Selects and administers the appropriate care, taking into consideration the age, developmental level and size of the patient. Provides a caring relationship that facilitates health and healing. Should be able to identify own limitations and seek resources as needed.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Associate's Degree or Nursing Diploma

1 year of experience

Current California RN License

CPR certification (Issued by American Heart Association)

PALS or PEARS (within 6 months of hire)

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor's Degree in Nursing

3 years of experience

Professional nursing certification

Bilingual Spanish

Pediatric nursing experience in a comparable, high-acuity department

EEO/AA/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans