Cedars-Sinai Registered Nurse II - Liver Transplant in Los Angeles, California

Are you ready to bring your expert clinical skills to a world-class facility recognized as top ten in the United States for transplant services? 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.

With surgical and medical expertise in lung, heart, liver, kidney, and pancreas transplantation, the Cedars-Sinai Comprehensive Transplant Center is one of the most successful facilities of its kind. Here, patients find a compassionate environment and hope for a longer, healthier life.

Essential Duties:

  • The Clinical Nurse II, under the direction of the of Assistant Nurse Manager, performs a variety of tasks specific to the needs of the patient population at the Comprehensive Transplant Center.

  • You will assist the Assistant Nurse Manager in the Hepatobiliary Program with coordination of patient care, retrieval of diagnostic work-up, data entry into CS-Link.

  • Serves as a patient advocate in the program.

  • Provides nursing care consistent with Nursing Standards of Care/Practice, the Plan for Provision of Nursing Care, and the Plan for Provision of Care to Patients, CSMC Code of Conduct, the Performance Improvement Plan, the Patient Education Plan and Nursing Strategic Plan.

  • Maintains competency skills including the ability to provide care to special patient populations and patients with diverse cultural backgrounds.

  • Identify the ability of the adolescent, adult and geriatric patients to follow direction/instructions and give consent.

  • Identify safety concerns and institute measures to provide a safe environmental and provide appropriate assessment, intervention and evaluation of patients with consideration of developmental milestones in the adolescent, adult and geriatric patient population.

Experience:

  • A minimum of 2 (two) years of Acute Care nursing experience required

  • Experience in Med Surg, ICU or Transplant Floor preferred

Educational Requirements:

  • Graduate of an accredited nursing program

  • BSN preferred

License/Certification Requirements:

  • Current California RN license

  • Current BLS from American Heart Association

Physical Demands:

  • Must be able to perform assigned duties in a demanding work environment

  • Exposure to normal office and clinic area noise

  • Sitting, walking, standing, bending, reaching, and lifting up to 25 lbs.

Cedars-Sinai is an EEO employer. Cedars-Sinai does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of the race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics or any genetic information), marital status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal or state law.