Travel Pediatric Nurse - (Peds RN - Pedi RN)
- Palo Alto,CA
- Sep 01, 2017
- Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
12958901 Job Description & Requirements
Pediatric Nurse - (Peds RN - Pedi RN)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 D/N Pay Rate: $34.00 - 37.00
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.
Computerized Charting experience
2 years of PEDS experience
Transplant and/or peritoneal dialysis experience (solid organ)
2 years of organ transplant experience
PICU experience (can be float)
IV insertion experience
Previous travel experience
About the Facility
Located on the renowned Stanford University Medical Campus, the Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital is internationally recognized as a truly worldclass pediatrics facility, equipped with over 650 physicians and more than 4500 staff members. The facility is the frequent recipient of awards and commendations, most recently being recognized by US News and Report in 10 out of 10 pediatric specialties. In addition to its main campus, the hospital operates three satellite facilities throughout Northern California, bringing high quality pediatric care to residents of Fremont, Mountain View, and Redwood City in addition to Palo Alto.
Known as the “Birthplace of Silicon Valley” and the home of Stanford University, Palo Alto’s eclectic mix of tradition and innovation makes this California town a great place to live and work. Located just 35 miles south of San Francisco, this college town boasts a charming tree-lined downtown, an abundance of beautiful parks, a medley of cultural offerings and excellent travel nursing assignments.
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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