Sep 17, 2021

Registered Nurse II | Emergency Room

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

Job Description

NATIONAL LEADERS IN PEDIATRIC CARE

Ranked No. 5 in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) provides the best care in California.

Here world-class experts in medicine, education and research work together to deliver family-centered care half a million times each year. From primary to complex critical care, more than 350 programs and services are offered, each one specially designed for children.

The CHLA of the future is brighter than can be imagined. Investments in technology, research and innovation will create care that is personal, convenient and empowering. Our scientists will work with clinical experts to take laboratory discoveries and create treatments that are a perfect match for every patient. And together, CHLA team members will turn health care into health transformation.

Join a hospital where the work you do will matter—to you, to your colleagues, and above all, to our patients and families. The work will be challenging, but always rewarding.

It’s Work That Matters.

Purpose Statement/Position Summary

Under general supervision, 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. Employee will follow applicable policies and procedures in handling supplies, pharmaceuticals, and equipment.

The Emergency Department at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles is a 41-bed tertiary care facility with an annual volume of nearly 80,000 visits, a dedicated Urgent care area and two Trauma bays. The patient population served ranges from neonates to adolescents with a large number of these patients having high acuity and complex medical conditions. The ED has been the 3rd Children’s Hospital in the US to receive the ENA Lantern Award for innovation, quality, excellence and healthy work environment.

The Registered Nurse II 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. Employee will follow applicable policies and procedures in handling supplies, pharmaceuticals, and equipment. Competent in the performance of ED procedures.

Minimum Qualifications/Work Experience

Minimum Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing (BSN) required.

Minimum work experience 18 months RN experience considered with emergency department, pediatrics, or pediatric emergency department experience preferred.