CaldwellRecruiter
the smart solution for Caldwell jobs

Pediatric Nurse

Company: West Valley Medical Center
Location: Caldwell
Posted on: October 29, 2018

Job Description:


West Valley Medical Center (WVMC) is a full service hospital available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week servicing Canyon County, Idaho and surrounding communities. WVMC consistently achieves top ratings and recognition for outstanding quality performance and excellent clinical outcomes. Our expertly trained staff and board certified physicians are focused on treating everyone like family. Some of our key services include: cardiology, emergency care, ear/nose/throat, general surgery, spine, orthopedics, pediatrics, behavioral health, radiology/imaging, urology, maternity, women's services. If you are looking for a small-town, friendly environment with a big-city commitment to high-quality patient care, this is the right hospital for you. You can apply your training and skills in a professional atmosphere where they will be valued. You will be part of a community hospital where your contributions are appreciated and your voice is heard - where work force diversity is encouraged and personal growth is supported.

Pediatric Nurse- Full-Time Days 7am-7-pm
The Pediatric RN manages the nursing care of pediatric patients in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization. The tasks and responsibilities include:


  • Cares for infants and children with chronic and multi-system illnesses and injuries.
  • Required to float to medical/surgical unit.
  • Provides professional nursing service based on the basic concepts of growth and development of infants and children.
  • Assesses plans and evaluates patient care needs.
  • Carries out physician orders.
  • Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, monitors vital signs.
  • Calculates dosages for and understands the nursing implications of medications used for infants and children.
  • Recognizes the uniqueness of pain and pain management in the pediatric population and provides care accordingly.
  • Provides family-centered care based on cognitive, psychosocial and developmental considerations for the age of the patient collaborating with families and members of the multidisciplinary team to achieve desired outcomes.
  • Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well coordinated patient care.
  • Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems.
  • Instructs and educates patients and families.
  • Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.
  • Cares for patients at risk for abduction following established prevention procedures.
  • Provides age and culturally appropriate care.
  • Orients and mentors new staff members.
  • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.
    Required Job Qualifications include:

    • Current licensure as an RN or RN Compact license required.
    • Current certification as a BLS and ACLS Healthcare Provider, PALS
    • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing.
    • Customer service abilities including effective listening skills.
    • Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment.
    • Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 pounds.

      Keywords: West Valley Medical Center, Caldwell , Pediatric Nurse, Healthcare , Caldwell, Idaho

      Click here to apply!

      Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

      I'm looking for
      in category
      within


Other Healthcare Jobs


Paramedic
Description: br General Summary br Provides advanced-level medical care including evaluation, treatment and stabilization to the ill and injured. A Paramedic has a comprehensive knowledge base and is able to (more...)
Company: Ada County Paramedics
Location: Boise
Posted on: 11/16/2018

Physician: Internist is Needed in Idaho JOB-2439703
Description: Fantastic opportunity for an Internal Medicine physician to join an established heath system in Idaho. Incoming physician will enjoy a Monday through Friday
Company: CompHealth
Location: Boise
Posted on: 11/16/2018

Physician: Neonatologist Needed for Boise, ID - Treasure of the Valley
Description: Physician: Neonatologist Needed for Boise, ID - Treasure of the Valley Seeking an additional neonatologist to join an established practice with a 32-bed, Level III NICU with NNP support and night call (more...)
Company: CompHealth
Location: Boise
Posted on: 11/16/2018


Mental Health Clinician Full Time
Description: Are you interested in working with a company that values people and has a passion for service Do you want to become part of an organization that cares about your personal and professional growth If (more...)
Company: Pathways by Molina
Location: Boise
Posted on: 11/16/2018

Registered Nurse
Description: Registered Nurse In Center- RN DaVita is seeking a Registered Nurse who is looking to give life in an outpatient dialysis center. You can make an exceptional difference in the lives of our patients and (more...)
Company: DaVita
Location: Boise
Posted on: 11/16/2018

Occupational Therapist Travel / Local / Perm Jobs (Garden City,ID)
Description: Of all the Healthcare Professional specialties we offer, Occupational Therapist are one of the specialties that have the most difference between staffing agencies in job / travel assignment locations (more...)
Company: HealthCare Traveler Jobs
Location: Garden City
Posted on: 11/16/2018

Pediatric General Physician
Description: Pediatrics opening in Boise, Idaho. This and other physician jobs brought to you by DocCafe.com Pediatric job opportunity
Company: Kendall & Davis
Location: Boise
Posted on: 11/16/2018

Physician: A Facility in Idaho Looking for a Locums Pediatri
Description: A medical center located in Idaho is seeking a pediatric general surgery physician to help with locum tenens coverage
Company: CompHealth
Location: Boise
Posted on: 11/16/2018

Pediatric Surgeon
Description: Pediatrics opening in Boise, Idaho. This and other physician jobs brought to you by DocCafe.com A hospital in Idaho is looking for a pediatric surgeon
Company: Barton Associates
Location: Boise
Posted on: 11/16/2018

Travel Nurse (RN) - 13 week contract
Description: MedPro is hiring Registered Nurses for immediate and future 13 week travel contracts in Idaho and
Company: MedPro Healthcare Staffing
Location: Boise
Posted on: 11/16/2018

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Idaho jobs by following @recnetID on Twitter!

Caldwell RSS job feeds