Registered Nurse II / Surgical Admitting / ASC

Childrens Hospital Los Angeles Los Angeles , CA 90009

Posted 2 months ago

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. The Registered Nurse#II / Surgical Admitting / ASC#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.


Minimum Education:


BSN or MSN or ADN with a Bachelor#s Degree in any field required, preferably in rehab or pediatrics. Minimum Experience:

Minimum of one year experience, preferably in rehab or pediatrics.# License, Registration or Certification required: CA RN license required and AHA CPR plus PALS Knowledge Skills and Abilities Required: Ability to critically assess and evaluate the effectiveness of patient care; maintain a calm demeanor and assist in crises and emergencies; prioritize patient care tasks for complex patient care; communicate tactfully, professionally and effectively, verbally and in writing.



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Registered Nurse II / Surgical Admitting / ASC

Childrens Hospital Los Angeles