Registered Nurse (RN ST)

Location: WK South
Department: Nursing Service - NS-Pediatrics
Classification: Full-Time
Shift: 7:00 PM-7:00 AM
Date Posted: 12/6/2019
Description: Our 19 bed Pediatric unit opened in February 2001.  All of our patient rooms have telemetry capability with designated isolation.  This beautiful, age appropriate unit is designed to provide a safe and cheerful atmosphere for our young patients.  Our Pediatricians and nursing staff are dedicated to the speciality of pediatric care.  The patient population will range from the simplest surgical procedures to the most complex medical conditions.  The candidate can expect a patient to nurse ratio of 5:1 and during periods of low census may be asked to cross train into the adult medical surgical unit.  Compassion and a gentle demeanor are a necessity.  The nursing staff must provide countless hours of  education to the young parents of these children.  Support staff is available on this unit allowing you to spend as much time as possible with your patients.  This position will require you to work every other weekend.  Pediatric advanced life support certification is preferred, but can be obtained through our Career Institute free of change to employees. 

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