Travel Pediatric Nurse - (Peds RN - Pedi RN)
- Los Angeles,CA
- Aug 31, 2017
- Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
12930811 Job Description & Requirements
Pediatric Nurse - (Peds RN - Pedi RN)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 D/N Pay Rate: $45.00 - 48.00
This unit prides itself in delivering comprehensive care to children up to the age 18 while serving thousands of children annually. Your expertise will be utilized for top-notch care within this traditional Pediatrics (PED) unit. Expect to grow professionally while providing high level patient care to those most in need.
The role of the pediatric nurse (Pedi RN / Peds RN) is to provide comprehensive, age-appropriate care to patients aged approximately 30 days to 18 years. Working in both inpatient and outpatient settings, pediatric nurses specialize in providing age-appropriate care for children with a variety of physical and mental disabilities and/or acute and chronic medical and surgical conditions. The Pedi RN also collaborates with the patient's family to best promote healthful practices and disease prevention.
Very high acuity unit. Need experience with central lines, transplant (liver, kidney and cardiac).
1. CA RN license
2. 3 + years acute care experience with Pedi-***Please screen for this--We will not consider candidates who have only community hospital experience. Candidates should have large hospital experience, preferably academic medical centers.****
3. BSN only (verified 9/26/14)
4. need two or more strong references (active 4/4/14)
About the Facility
Named California's best hospital by U.S. News & World Report, this 520-bed teaching hospital is also ranked nationally in 14 adult specialties and eight pediatric specialties, including cardiology, cancer, nephrology, and urology. Certified by The Joint Commission as a Primary Stroke Center, this facility also houses a renowned children's hospital, a Level I adult and pediatric trauma center, and a neuropsychiatric center.
In this playground of palm trees and year-round sunshine, wedged between snow-capped mountains and sun-kissed beaches, Los Angeles beckons with its laid-back attitude, high-energy fun and urban adventures. This bustling city is a great place to indulge in the California lifestyle, catch soft ocean breezes, explore miles of beautiful sandy beaches, shop to your heart's content and enjoy all that this West Coast metropolis has to offer.
Onward Healthcare's travel nursing assignments typically last 13 weeks, and include:
- Competitive pay rates and comprehensive benefits
- Medical plans with dental and vision
- Complimentary, high-quality private housing
- 401(k) and flex spending options
- Life insurance
- Accident and short-term disability coverage
- Free continuing education (CE) courses
- Travel allowances
- Guaranteed pay program
- Tuition discount program
- Referral bonuses
About the Company
Onward Healthcare, an AMN Healthcare company, is a travel nursing company dedicated to moving our nurses careers "onward and upward." Our team of expert recruiters connect clinicians with exclusive travel nursing opportunities at the nation's top hospitals and healthcare facilities. Onward's nursing assignments are part of a larger, comprehensive RN career development and consultation service. Onward/AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.
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