Cedars-Sinai Registered Nurse II - GI Procedure Lab - 12-Hour Day Shift in Los Angeles, California
Do you have a passion for the highest quality and patient happiness? Would you like to take your nursing skills to the next level in a state-of-the-art environment recognized as a top ten hospital in the United States? Then please respond to this dynamic opportunity available with one of the best places to work in Southern California! We would be happy to hear from you.
Cedars-Sinai can provide every known procedure available for gastrointestinal (GI) disorders and GI tract surgery. The dedicated care team of specialists works to advance the field and improve the quality of care for patients dealing with these unique challenges. The internationally recognized IBD specialists at Cedars-Sinai are dedicated to providing outstanding, patient-centered care including for the management of IBD, and are engaged in groundbreaking research to help cure these diseases.
Summary of Essential Duties:
As an Endoscopy Nurse, you will be responsible for planning, executing, and evaluating the nursing care given to GI patients. You will plan and deliver safe, effective nursing care until the patient is transferred to recovery. You will perform circulating and/or scrub duties for patients.
Instrument and equipment set-up
Circulate and coordinate the procedure room during the case
Facilitate effective and efficient progress between procedures
Assess, plan, diagnose and evaluate patient care while managing and administering moderate sedation
Responsible for providing a safe, efficient, and caring environment, one in which the Endoscopy team can function and in which the outcome for the patient is as positive as possible
Manage and oversee equipment, instrumentation and supplies of this specialty service, provide patient education and support to the other GI staff, assist GI physicians with procedures
Graduate of an accredited nursing program required
Current, unrestricted California RN license required
ACLS and PALS from the American Heart Association or American Red Cross required
CGRN, CCRN or CPAN certification preferred
A minimum of 1 year of nursing experience in GI Lab Procedures or Critical Care required
Moderate Sedation administration experience preferred
Cedars-Sinai is an EEO employer. Cedars-Sinai does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of the race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics or any genetic information), marital status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal or state law.