Providence Health & Services RN - Intensive Care Unit in Tarzana, California
Providence is calling a Full Time, Night shift Registered Nurse to the IntensiveCare Unit at the Providence Tarzana Medical Center in Tarzana, CA.
Providence Tarzana Medical Center just celebrated the kick-off of their Magnet ® Journey, and is currently being re-imagined with a state-of-the-art patient wing featuring all private rooms and a new Emergency Department. These exciting improvements come so that we may continue to provide excellent patient care to the San Fernando Valley community.
In this position you will:
Assess, diagnose, plan, implement and evaluatepatient’s care to achieve patient goals and to optimize outcomes.
Effectively advocate for ethical and holistic care topromote the autonomy, dignity, rights, values and beliefs of those weserve.
Foster a learning environment for patient/families,nursing, and other members of the healthcare team including students.
Align practice with safety and quality. Be accountable for safety, identify andcorrect problems.
Engagein ongoing professional development; promote a culture of inquiry thatexplores, integrates and disseminates research and evidence basedpractice.
Leadand coordinate teams, delegate, coordinate care and collaborate withothers as equal members of the inter-professional care team to integratenursing knowledge.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Nursing degree/diploma upon hire
Bachelors of Nursing (BSN) or higher required within three (3) years or 20 years of RN experience
Active California state RN license
CurrentBasic Life Support (BLS) certification for Healthcare Providers fromthe American Heart Association (AHA), American Red Cross (ARC) orMilitary Training Network (MTN).
CurrentAdvance Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification fromthe American Heart Association (AHA) or Military Training Network(MTN).
CurrentNational Institutes of Health Stroke Scale (NIHSS) Certification.
Twelve (12) or more months acute care experienceworking with the patient population similar to department of hire orcompletion of the specialty residency located at that facility.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Bachelors of Nursing degree (BSN)
National certification in area of specialty
About the hospital youwill serve.
Medical Center is a 245-bed not-for-profit medical center that serves the San
Fernando Valley, offering high quality specialty services, including: heart and
vascular care, orthopedics, oncology and senior services. Recognizing the
special health care needs of women and children, our Women’s Pavilion &
Resource Center provides women’s health and maternity care in once central
location. The hospital specializes in pediatrics and has one of the
largest neonatal intensive care units in the San Fernando Valley.
Providence Tarzana has a reputation for clinical excellence and sophisticated
technology with a personal touch.
& Services cares about the people and the lives that we touch each and
every day. We are continually driven by the caring tradition of our heritage –
the foundation of our Mission and core-values – to embrace respect, compassion,
justice, excellence and stewardship. With a rich past reaching back more than
65 years in Southern California, and 150 years in total, Providence Health
& Services today celebrates unprecedented growth, recognition for top
quality health care, a vibrant employee culture where new ideas are encouraged
and a drive to help the underprivileged - all with an eye toward the future.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.
Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Critical Care Nursing
Req ID: 160384