Are you ready to bring your clinical competencies to a world-class facility recognized as top ten in the United States? Do you have a passion for the highest quality and patient satisfaction? 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.
Endocrine problems, including diabetes, thyroid disorders and adrenal disease, touch the lives of millions of people. At Cedars-Sinai, our renowned endocrinologists, nurse educators and other specialists help patients feel their best. We also excel in diagnosing and treating rare conditions and endocrine system cancers, enabling more people to achieve successful treatment. Our endocrinologists care for disorders that can affect hormones throughout your body. Our expertise spans common, complex and hereditary problems that require specialized care.
Summary of Essential Duties:
Provides and documents direct and indirect patient care services that ensure the safety, comfort, personal hygiene, and protection of patients
Educates patients on disease prevention and restorative measures
Administration of medications and therapeutic agents necessary to implement the treatment, disease prevention, or rehabilitative plan of care
Performs skin tests, immunizations, phlebotomy, and the initiation of peripheral venous access
Observes signs and symptoms of illness, reactions to medications/treatments, general behavior, and/or general physical condition.
Assesses signs, symptoms, reactions, behaviors, or general appearance to determine normal versus abnormal characteristics
Provides care to special patient populations and patients with diverse cultural backgrounds
Identifies patient's readiness for learning and ability to understand directions/instructions and give consent
Graduate of an accredited nursing program required
Current, unrestricted California RN license required
BLS from the American Heart Association or American Red Cross required
Specialty certification required or willing to obtain within one year from start date
A minimum of 3 years of acute care nursing experience required
Experience in Endocrinology preferred
Keywords: RN, Registered Nurse, Endocrinology, Diabetes, Outpatient, Clinic, Healthcare, Hospital, Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, California
Working Title: Registered Nurse III - Outpatient Endocrinology Clinic - 8-Hour Day Shift
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scientists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major t...eaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly competitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.