Rady Children's Hospital San Diego (RN) Registered Nurse - Medical Float Nurse-50500 in San Diego, California

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

Current BLS/CPR certification (Issued by American Heart Association)

PALS (within 6 months of hire) or PEARS

Required to float to all licensed RCHSD Medical Units and other Departments that report to Medical Services Director

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