SUMMARY: This position is accountable to provide competent nursing care for patients coming to the Employee Health Department. Services include but are not limited to TB screening, immunizations, workup for a new hire pre-employment health assessment, first aid treatment of injuries, follow up on potential exposures and nursing assessment of personal illness. Patient population can include employees, physicians, volunteers and various non-employee workers. The position requires documentation of all activities and procedures in the employee health file and electronic systems. This position practices under the direction of the Nurse Practitioner and the Medical Director of Employee Health and Wellness, within the scope of the Nursing Practice Act, and in accordance with Valley Children's polices.
POSITION REQUIREMENTS: High School Diploma/G.E.D. required, Completion of an RN Program required and a Bachelor's in Nursing preferred. CA RN - Reg Nurse License required. BLS - Basic Life Support required within 30 days of hire or transfer into position, minimum one (1) year related experience required.
POSITION DETAILS: Per Diem - Monday through Friday shifts only.
Valley Children’s Healthcare – one of the largest pediatric healthcare networks in the nation – provides Central California’s only high-quality, comprehensive care exclusively for children, from before birth to young adulthood. Our independent, nonprofit network offers highly specialized medical and surgical services to treat conditions ranging from common to the most unusual and complex at our 356-bed children’s hospital as well as through partner hospitals, specialty care centers, satellite practices and primary care services. Our family-centered, pediatric services extend from a leading pediatric cancer and blood diseases center on the West Coast, and our pediatric heart center known for its expertise and pioneering treatments, to our Level IV neonatal intensive care unit (NICU), the highest level referral center between Los Angeles and the Bay Area.
Valley Children’s consistently ranks at the top of our peer group for quality patient outcomes, patient satisfaction and nursing excellence. Recognized as a Magnet® designated facility since 2004 and granted the gold-level Beacon Award for Excellence™ in critical care, Valley Chil...dren’s neonatal and pediatric intensive care units achieve some of the lowest mortality rates in the country while treating some of the sickest kids.
In affiliation with Stanford University School of Medicine, Valley Children’s Pediatric Residency and fellowship programs provide first-class training for the next generation of pediatricians and pediatric surgical and medical specialists. With more than 550 physicians and 3,400 staff, Valley Children’s partners with other providers and organizations throughout our 12-county service area to support delivering the best care to kids closer to home.