Directly responsible to the VP for Nursing/Patient Services for the administration of the Perinatal Units.Â Work in conjunction with the Medical Directors for management of patient care.Â He/she must be proficient in perinatal procedures and skills.Â This nurse is responsible for the professional activities and total nursing care delivered within the department, as well as the management of personnel during the entire 24-hour period, seven (7) days a week.
Minimum Education:Eligibility, as defined the California Board of Nursing, to sit for the Registered Nurse licensing examination. BSN preferred Minimum Experience/Knowledge:One (1) year current experience as a Clinical Director of Perinatal Unit (two years preferred), orThree (3) years current experience as a Charge Nurse in the Perinatal Unit.Required License/Certification:Must have completed and passed: Basic Arrhythmia class and Critical Care Course; or 1 year critical care experienceOTHER REQUIREMENTS PER AREA/UNIT:Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) cardCurrent Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) card from American Heart Associationâ¢Current Advanced Fetal Monitoring Certification.â¢Current CPR certification.â¢Current Neonatal Resuscitationâ¢Current California Registered Nurse License.BLS, ACLS, PALS must be AHA certified. As part of Keck Medicine of USC, USC Verdugo Hills Hospital is the only community hospital in the Foothills area of Los Angeles backed by an academic medical center. With its 40-year legacy of personalized care from expert physicians, experience nurses and a dedicated staff the community has come to know and trust, USCâVHH brings patients the latest medical advancements and 24/7 emergency services. Join this world-class team providing highly-specialized care, up-to-the-minute research and innovative clinical trials.
USC is the leading private research university in Los Angeles—a global center for arts, technology and international business. With more than 47,500 students, we are located primarily in Los Angeles but also in various US and global satellite locations. As the largest private employer in Los Angeles, responsible for $8 billion annually in economic activity in the region, we offer the opportunity to work in a dynamic and diverse environment, in careers that span a broad spectrum of talents and skills across a variety of academic and professional schools and administrative units. As a USC employee and member of the Trojan Family—the faculty, staff, students, and alumni who make USC a great place to work—you will enjoy excellent benefits, including a variety of well-being programs designed to help individuals achieve work-life balance.