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The Per Diem New Graduate Staff Nurse will be responsible for:
Providing basic direct care to patients in collaboration with the staff nurse (Registered Nurse) assigned to the patient.
Performing COVID-19 related duties which include collection of microviral swab specimens following established procedures and instructions, as well as other COVID-19 related duties according to the needs of the institution (including but not limited to fit-testing, COVID-19 testing patients/employees, COVID-19 Hotline, contact tracing & supporting OHS needs).
Providing constant safety observation for a patient identified to be at risk to themselves, others and/or are in need of protective services in collaboration with the assigned staff nurse (Registered Nurse) in accordance with the individualized needs of the patient.
Observing patients for changes in behavior and /or condition in accordance with the Suicide Precautions Guidelines, and reports pertinent information to the patient assigned RN.
Assisting patients with feeding and hygiene; obtaining, measuring and recording routine information such as temperature, pulse and blood pressure and other delegated duties according to specific needs of unit and aligned with the per diem staff nurse competencies
To qualify, you must have:
A Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing.
Current Massachusetts RN License.
Ability to work a minimum of 16 hours/per week, 8 or 12 hour rotating shifts with every other weekend.
Please note: During a public health emergency, individuals in this role may be expected to take on additional duties to respond to organizational needs.
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
Internal Number: 3136287
About Boston Children's Hospital
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.