Cedars-Sinai Registered Nurse III - Pediatric Congenital Heart Disease Program in Los Angeles, California
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.
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
Graduate of an accredited nursing program
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)
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
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