Nov 19, 2019

Registered Nurse / 5 West / Medical Surgical Step Down Unit

  • Children's Hospital Los Angeles
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA

Job Description

Work That Matters

Our work is 24 hours a day, 365 days a year

No one has more expertise treating children than Children's Hospital Los Angeles. CHLA is the only children's hospital in California to make the prestigious U.S. News & World Report Honor Roll of "Best" children's hospitals, and is nationally ranked in all 10 pediatric specialties.

Join a hospital where the work you do will matter—to you, to your colleagues, and above all, to our patients and families. At times, the work may be challenging, but it is always rewarding. We hope you’ll come and find out for yourself.

It’s Work That Matters

Under general supervision the Registered Nurse in the 5 West Medical Surgical Step Down Unit serves as a registered nurse, conducts patient assessments, participates in the development of the plan of care, implements and evaluates care according to patient specific age and/or developmental needs. Collaborates with other health care team members in the delivery of care. 5 West is a 30 bed unit for children with diabetes, infection diseases and pulmonary conditions with complication. This unit can accommodate up to 10 ventilators patients who are stable enough to be outside an ICU setting.
Qualifications: Must have 2 years pediatric experience in an acute care setting. Ventilator, bipap, and diabetic- DKA management experience preferred. BSN degree is required.
License Certification and Education: CA RN License, PALS and CPR throught AHA