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Position Summary: The Registered Nurse on the float team, 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. The employee will follow applicable policies and procedures in handling supplies, pharmaceuticals, and equipment.
Float Team RNs work in the ED, Med/Surge and Hematology-Oncology floors, 4 day shift and 1 night available.
Critical Care Float Team RNs work in the PICU, CTICU, NICCU and ED, 2 shifts available day and night.
Minimum Qualifications/Work Experience: 1+ year experience as an RN. Pediatric experience required. Broad knowledge of patient care principles and equipment; CHLA patient care policies and procedures. Candidates must be flexible and adaptable with the ability to assess effectiveness of patient care; maintain a calm demeanor and assist in crises and emergencies; prioritize tasks for complex patient care; communicate tactfully, professionally and effectively, verbally and in writing.
Education/Licensure/Certification: BSN, current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the state of California, American Heart Association CPR\BLS\PALS certification required