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Registered Nurse III - Pediatric Congenital Heart Disease Program

Los Angeles, California

Overview

Make a difference in Nursing at Cedars-Sinai. Use your compassion, expertise and dedication in work that truly matters – improving the lives of our patients in their most vulnerable times. As a Nurse at Cedars-Sinai you'll work alongside some of the most talented staff in the industry and be exposed to innovative research and technology. Nurses at Cedars-Sinai are expected to be among the best in the industry and are given support to do something incredible – for yourself and for others.

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  • Compassionate
  • Detail-oriented
  • Positive
  • Adaptable
  • Communicator
  • Good Listener

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  • New-Graduate Nurse (Registered Nurse I) leads to Licensed Practical Nurse.
  • Registered Nurse II leads to Registered Nurse
  • Registered Nurse III ends this path
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Responsibilities

Requisition # HRC0535689

Are you ready to bring your expert clinical skills to a world-class facility recognized as top ten in the country for cardiology? Do you have a passion for the highest quality and patient happiness? Then please respond to this dynamic opportunity available with one of the best places to work in Southern California! We would be happy to hear from you.

The Smidt Heart Institute is home to a distinguished team of experts who are setting the bar for cardiovascular care in the United States.

The Institute unites 16 centers and programs to diagnose and treat the full spectrum of heart and vascular conditions for all patients, from infants to those with advanced disease. Compassionate care is integrated with an agile research enterprise, giving patients access to pioneering treatments.

You can look forward to collaborating with our world-class faculty and attending physicians. We aim to provide deep expertise across all specialties, including transplantation, stem cell therapy, congenital heart disease, women’s heart health, valve disorders, arrhythmia and hypertension.

At Cedars-Sinai, you will join a specialized team of surgeons, nurses and technicians working to provide excellent and innovative care. Unlike traditional congenital heart programs that treat either children or adults, our program treats patients from birth, through adolescence, and for the entire course of their adult lives.

Essential Duties:

  • You will direct patient care activities and tasks specific to the unit/needs of our pediatric program
  • Utilize your strong pediatric and adult assessment skills every single day
  • Coordinate care with social workers, dietitians and other hospital units to meet patient needs
  • Administer vaccines as needed
  • Use your outstanding communication skills to effectively counsel children and adults
  • Develop a strong rapport with patients of all ages by demonstrating your compassion, professionalism and empathy

Education:

  • Graduate of an accredited nursing program
  • BSN preferred

License/Certifications:

  • ACLS and PALS certifications from the American Heart Association or American Red Cross required
  • Specialty certification required (you will be given one year from date of hire to obtain)

Experience:

  • A minimum of 2 years of nursing experience required
  • At least 3 years of acute care nursing experience desired
  • Experience in PICU, Pediatrics or Congenital Heart Disease strongly preferred

 

 

Keywords: RN, Registered Nurse, Heart, Cardiac, Cardiovascular, Pediatric, Healthcare, Hospital, Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, California

  • Working Title: Registered Nurse III - Pediatric Congenital Heart Disease Program
  • Department: Heart Institute Ambulatory
  • Business Entity: Service Lines & Ops
  • City: Los Angeles
  • Job Category: Nursing
  • Job Specialty: Nursing
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Shift Length: 8 hour shift
  • Shift Type: Day

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Cedars-Sinai will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories, in accordance with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring.

At Cedars-Sinai, we are dedicated to the safety, health and wellbeing of our patients and employees. This includes protecting our patients from communicable diseases, such as influenza (flu). For this reason, we require that all new employees receive a flu vaccine based on the seasonal availability of flu vaccine (typically during September through March each year) as a condition of employment, and annually thereafter as a condition of continued employment.

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