Job Posting: Cedars-Sinai is a leader in providing high-quality healthcare encompassing primary care, specialized medicine and research. Since 1902, Cedars-Sinai has evolved to meet the needs of one of the most diverse regions in the nation, setting standards in quality and innovative patient care, research, teaching and community service. Today, Cedars-Sinai is known for its national leadership in transforming healthcare for the benefit of patients. Cedars-Sinai impacts the future of healthcare by developing new approaches to treatment and educating tomorrow's health professionals. Additionally, Cedars-Sinai demonstrates a commitment to the community through programs that improve the health of its most vulnerable residents. Summary of Essential Job Duties: Clinical Nurse II assumes responsibility and accountability for the application of the nursing process and the delivery of patient care. The Clinical Nurse II consistently demonstrates professional skills and abilities, utilizes his/her knowledge base and proficiency skills to direct and supervise the clinical performance of others in the role of collegial consultants and resource personnel. Demonstrates motivation and creativity and serves as a catalyst for effective changes within nursing at the unit service and institutional levels. Applies clinical knowledge regarding standard pattern of care to consolidate interventions for time and cost savings. May assume responsibility for patient advocacy, patient rights, and meeting customers' expectations. Educational Requirements: BSN preferred License/Certification/Registration Requirements: Active California Registered Nurse License AHS ACLS, BLS required; Pain Certification preferred Experience: A minimum of two (2) years of Acute Care Nursing experience Procedural, Critical Care, OR, Interventional Radiology, Cardiac Cath Lab, Emergency Room, Proficient IV skills highly preferred Physical Demands: Ability to stand, sit, lift (30 pounds), carry, and pull. 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, RN, Pain Management, ICU, Critical Care, Intensive Care, Sedation, OR, Operating Room, 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.