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Registered Nurse (RN)

Location : Los Angeles, CA
Job Type : Temp/Contract
Reference Code : Clinic - Cardiology
Job Industry : Healthcare - Health Services

Job Description :
Overview:

As an integral part of the multidisciplinary team, the Registered Nurse utilizes the nursing process to provide therapeutic care to patients and their families in the outpatient setting with an emphasis on administering chemotherapy, biotherapy, blood products.  The RN is also responsible to manage those patients who require acute care either prior to or instead of admitting the patient.




 


Required Qualifications :

Minimum Education/Experience:   



  • Eligibility, as defined the California Board of Nursing, to sit for the Registered Nurse licensing examination.

  • At least 1 year of acute inpatient hospital experience in the United States


Required License/Certification:





  • Valid California Registered Nursing license. 

  • Current Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider card from the American Heart Association.

  • Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support card from the American Heart Association required for Intensive Care, Step-down, and Telemetry. RNs without prior telemetry or critical care experience will be required to obtain ACLS within 180 days or by the end of orientation, whichever is sooner.

  • Specialty certification preferred.

  • Fire and Safety Certification.  If no card upon hire, one must be obtained within 30 days of hire, and maintained by renewal before expiration date.  (Required within LA City only)


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