Job Posting: Cedars-Sinai Medical Center has immediate 12 hr -DAY SHIFT openings for a Career Float Registered Nurse III - with prior experience in CRITICAL CARE. The Nursing Resources Division utilizes Career Float Staff Registered Nurse to supplement staffing throughout the Medical Center based on need. As a member of the Career Float team, you will enjoy the opportunity to work in a variety of specialty settings while also being a vital team member of the Nursing Resources home department. Career Float RN's assume responsibility and accountability for the application of the nursing process and direct/ indirect delivery of patient care. Career Floats consistently demonstrate professional skills and abilities, utilize his/her knowledge base and proficient skills to direct and supervise the clinical performance of others in the role of collegial consultant and resource person. As a Career Float Registered Nurse III, you are expected to demonstrate motivation, creativity and serve as a catalyst for effective changes within the Nursing at the unit, division, and organizational levels. Registered Nurse III's apply clinical knowledge regarding standard patterns of care to consolidate interventions for time and cost savings. Assume responsibility for patient advocacy, patient rights and meeting customer's expectations. Maintain competency skills including the ability to interact with customers with diverse cultural backgrounds.
Qualification Requirements/Preferences: Education Certifications/Licensure Experience Physical Abilities License/Certification/Registration Requirements: Current and active California State RN License required. Bachelor's Degree in Nursing – strongly preferred BCLS and ACLS certification required PALS certification required for RNs floated to certain designated units Certification/License: Specialty Certification required Experience: -3 years or more of RN acute care experience required, including ICU and either PCU or Med/Surg -Meets specialty specific clinical competencies for assigned clinical nurse level and specialties -Working knowledge of applicable Standards of Practice. -Demonstrates a commitment to excellence in customer service and an able to meet the needs and expectations of patients and health care colleagues. Outstanding communication skills, professionalism and adaptability. -Full command (verbal and written) of the English language. Physical Demands:
Full body motion
Full sensory response (vision, speech, hearing, smell, touch)
Manual finger dexterity and fine motor skills with eye-hand coordination
Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds, push/pull at least 100 pounds and carry up to 25 pounds EEO / AA / F / M / Veteran / Disabled Cedars-Sinai will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories, in accordance with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring. Keywords: Nurse, Registered Nurse, ICU, Intensive Care Unit, PCU, Progressive Care Unit, Hospital, Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, California
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scien...tists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major teaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly competitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.