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Clinical Nurse (RN), Pediatric Emergency Nights (50117)

Stanford Health Care Palo Alto, CA
  • Expired: October 18, 2019. Applications are no longer accepted.

**Clinical Nurse (RN), Pediatric Emergency Nights (50117)**
+ Job Type:Full Time
+ FTE/Bi-Weekly Hours:.90/72
+ Shift:Nights
+ Hours in Shift:12
+ Location:Palo Alto, CA
+ Req:50117
**Job Description**
Welcome to the revolutionary new Stanford Hospital, opening in Fall 2019. Stanford Health Care (SHC) is no ordinary health system, and our new building is no ordinary hospital. You will be working in one of health care's best equipped, most innovative facilities, with the tools to deliver superb patient care. Five beautiful gardens, walking trails, a meditation room and abundant natural light make this the ideal environment for working and healing. You'll also be joining a renowned academic medical center that's part of Stanford Medicine and the Stanford University family. By combining clinical care, research and teaching, we're working together to harness the resources of one of the world's leading universities with groundbreaking programs-to create breakthroughs in diagnosis and treatment. Take this opportunity to work at the peak of your profession.
Clinical Nurse (RN), Pediatric Emergency Department
72 biweekly hours, 12hr nights and varied weekends, .90 FTE
The New Stanford Hospital
Stanford Health Care is adding more beds, private rooms, state-of-the-art operating suites, expanded emergency services and the flexibility the hospital needs to adapt to advancing technologies and more streamlined services.
The new Stanford Hospital will deliver a model of coordinated care that's built around the unique physical and emotional needs of each patient. Designed by the internationally recognized firm Rafael Vinoly Architects, the new 824,000-square-foot facility will feature amenities and services focused on the health and well-being of patients, as well as the most advanced diagnostic, therapeutic and surgical technologies. It will house an additional 368 beds, bringing the total to 600 on site, and the new Emergency Department will have twice the floor space of the current facility. The building will be connected to the current hospital by a bridge and tunnel.
The new hospital will feature natural light, rooftop gardens, and the latest innovations in green technology to reduce the hospital's environmental impact.
The Stanford Emergency Department is a Level 1 Trauma Center. The patient population consists of 75% adult and 25% pediatrics. 200-250 patients daily. 70 beds plus an 11 bed CDU (clinical decision unit) monitoring area, and 4 bed fast track. Commonly seen diagnoses encompass all areas of practice. There is a dedicated full time ED Physician in the department. Performs established nursing procedures using clinical knowledge. Must be able to work under stress, pressure and deal effectively with a variety of people.
The Clinical Nurse (Registered Nurse, RN) provides hands-on care to patients, practicing in an evidence- based manner, within the Scope of Practice of the California Nursing Practice Act, regulatory requirements, standards of care, and hospital policies. Within that role, the CN performs all steps of the nursing process including assessing patients; interpreting data; planning, implementing, and evaluating care; coordinating care with other providers; and teaching the patient and family the knowledge and skills needed to manage their care and prevent complications . The CN partners with the patient's family wherever possible, considering all aspects of care, to deliver family centered care. As a professional, monitors the quality of nursing care provided.
Equal Opportunity Employer Stanford Health Care (SHC) strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity and non-discrimination in all of its policies and practices, including the area of employment. Accordingly, SHC does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation or gender identity and/or expression, religion, age, national or ethnic origin, political beliefs, marital status, medical condition, genetic information, veteran status, or disability, or the perception of any of the above. People of all genders, members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Qualified applicants with criminal convictions will be considered after an individualized assessment of the conviction and the job requirements.
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"Our real secret sauce is the quality
of our people. What makes us uniquely
Stanford is the ability of our people
to use their strengths every day to help
better the lives of the patients and
communities we serve."
David D. Jones,CHRO
Did you know?
600368 new patient beds bring us to 600 total.
1Patients can operate their motorized Venetian blinds with 1 finger to control the lighting.
76A new 76-bay Level-1 Trauma Center and Emergency Department is more than 2X the size of the current ED.
5Our 5 gardens, walking trails and a meditation room welcome patients and families.
Any combination of education and experience that would likely provide the required knowledge, skills and abilities as well as possession of any required licenses or certifications is qualifying.
- Current California (CA) Registered Nurse (RN) license - Current Basic Life Support (BLS) Certifications for Providers from the American Heart Association (AHA) - Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) from the American Health Association (AHA) - Current Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) certification from the American Heart Association (AHA) - 1 year Pediatric Emergency Department (ED) experience required - 2 years or more Pediatric Emergency Department (ED) preferred - Experience in a Level 1 Trauma and tertiary ED - Graduate from an accredited Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program - Trauma Nurse Core Course (TNCC) Certification or must be completed within 6 months of hire - Certified Pediatric Emergency Nurse (CPEN) preferred
Our Mission: To Care, To Educate, To Discover Our Vision for the SHC Experience: Healing humanity through science and compassion, one patient at a time
SHC does not discriminate on the basis of Ancestry, Age, Color, Disability, Genetic information, Gender, gender identity, or gender expression, Marital status, Medical condition, Military or veteran status, National origin, Race, Religion, Sex, and Sexual orientation.

Stanford Health Care


Palo Alto, CA
94301 USA