Nov 22, 2021

Nurse Supervisor / Emergency Department

  • Children's Hospital Los Angeles
  • United States

Job Description

Job Description

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.


Position Summary: The Supervisor's primary responsibility is the assigned shift work area within the Emergency Department. The Supervisor plans programs that facilitate the development of staff and will delegate portions of this responsibility to subordinates. While maintaining a team approach to the shared responsibilities, functions independently as needed in all aspects of the work area. Supervises support staff. Collaborates with other work area staff to achieve the goals and objectives of the work area. Maintains skills of the staff to initiate and carry out ethical discourse. Ensures that all policies/procedures are age and /or developmentally appropriate. The Supervisor of Clinical Operations will be available to all practicing physicians to facilitate scheduling, staffing, clinical, resource needs, etc., while ensuring effective patient throughput and a customer friendly environment.

Minimum Qualifications: 2+ years of recent emergency department experience. Previous supervisory and fiscal management experience required. Experience initiating and evaluating operational initiatives to improve quality, throughput, and care. Thorough knowledge of the principles pertaining to the area of responsibility. Ability to lead others and apply organizational skills. Ability to communicate effectively and tactfully verbally and in writing.

Education/Licensure/Certifications: Bachelor's Degree in a health related field from an accredited school. Master's Degree Required, BSN preferred. CA RN license, BLS and PALS required. National Certification Required

Children's Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) is a leader in pediatric and adolescent health both here and across the globe. As a premier Magnet teaching hospital, you’ll find an environment that’s alive with learning, rooted in care and compassion, and home to thought leadership and unwavering support. CHLA is dedicated to creating hope and building healthier futures – for our patients, as well as for you and your career!

CHLA has been affiliated with the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California since 1932.

At Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, our work matters. And so do each and every one of our valued team members. Your race and ethnicity, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation and ability make you uniquely you – and that is just who we are looking for! So, bring the best of yourself and contribute to our mission in your own unique way.

Diversity inspires innovation. Our experiences, perspectives and backgrounds allow us to better serve our patients. As an equal opportunity employer, we celebrate the differences of our team members.