Relief B Clinical Nurse II - ABL - Pediatric ICU (0.3 FTE, Days)
0.3FTE, 12-hour Day Shift
At Stanford Children’s Health, we know world-renowned care begins with world-class caring. That's why we combine advanced technologies and breakthrough discoveries with family-centered care. It's why we provide our caregivers with continuing education and state-of-the-art facilities, like the newly remodeled Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford. And it's why we need caring, committed people on our team - like you. Join us on our mission to heal humanity, one child and family at a time.
The Clinical Nurse is responsible for performing the nursing process (assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation) and delivering safe therapeutic nursing care in consultation/collaboration with interdisciplinary members of the patient care team. Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the ages of patients served on the assigned unit(s). Possesses the ability to assess and interpret appropriate data relative to age and to provide nursing care as needed as described in the unit’s policies and procedures: demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development through the life span; and possess an understanding of the range of treatments needed by patients.
The PICU is a 24 bed unit devoted to caring for the immediate needs of critically ill infants, children and adolescents and their families. The PICU serves an extremely diverse patient population; many of which derive from our established solid organ transplant and neurosurgical programs. The PICU also cares for trauma patients and critically ill children with sepsis, respiratory failure and multi-system organ failure. Therapies provided include high frequency oscillator ventilation (HFOV), continuous renal replacement therapy (CRRT) and extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO). The PICU is the primary Code Blue and Rapid Response Team as well as home to the Pediatric Critical Care Transport Team at Packard Children’s.
Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities as well as possession of any required licenses or certifications is qualifying.
Education: Graduate from an accredited nursing program. Prefer BSN.
Experience: Minimum of 1 or more years of acute care experience.
Licensure/Certification: Current California RN License, Current AHA Healthcare Provider BCLS and PALS certification. CCRN/TNCC preferred.
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