HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) PRN, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) in Richmond, Virginia
Are you a Registered Nurse (RN) with experience in a Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)? Do you take pride in providing excellent nursing care to children, adolescents and young adults? If you want to use your critical thinking skills, your unique child-centric bedside manner, and your innate kindness to provide compassionate nursing care to our patients, apply now to join the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at Chippenham Hospital .
See why our employees love working at Chippenham Hospital!
We are one of the largest facilities in the HCA system , and we provide the full scope of healthcare services. With 466 beds, we specialize in heart care at the Levinson Heart Hospital and emotional and mental health services through the Tucker Pavilion. Our ER is also a state-authorized Level II trauma center and we offer Central Virginia’s only Pediatric ER staffed 24/7 by pediatric-trained ER nurse and physician specialists.
Pediatric Intensive Care at Chippenham Hospital:
You will work closely with our team of highly skilled doctors, called pediatric intensivists, as you partner to provide the best possible care for our PICU patients. In addition to our pediatric intensivists, you will work with pediatricians, occupational, speech and respiratory therapists, registered dieticians, pharmacists and case managers/social workers, providing care for children needing a higher level of monitoring and care beyond what is provided by our skilled nurses in the Pediatric Unit.
We are the only pediatric hospital unit in South Richmond. Our 8-bed pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) is comfortable, spacious, and brightly decorated, and most importantly, designed around the comfort of our patients and their families. It is a wonderful environment which enables you to give critically ill children, or children requiring close observation, the specialized care they require.
Pediatric intensive care is truly special at Chippenham Hospital.
Check out the "Best Day of My Life" at the Pediatric Unit!
•A dedicated floor for our pediatric patients with all private rooms
•A playroom stocked with age-appropriate toys, games, books, movies and video games
•Interdisciplinary meetings twice a week with all members of our patients' care team
•Pet therapy and music therapy
We’re the only hospital in Virginia and only one of 10 in the country to receive the Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for pediatric asthma certification . This certification from The Joint Commission – the nation’s premier health care quality improvement and accrediting body, is only one of the ways our hospital is your best choice as a pediatric nurse.
Education: * Diploma or Associates Degree from a professional nursing program (required)
- BSN or current enrollment in a BSN program at an accredited school of Nursing (preferred) Licensure/Certifications:
Licensed or eligible for licensure in the State of Virginia as a Registered Nurse (required)
American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider (required)
ACLS and PALS certification (preferred) Experience :
At least 1 year of experience as a RN with demonstrated competency in critical care skills (preferred)
At least 1 year of experience in Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (preferred)
HCA Healthcare ranks on Fortune’s list of Most Admired Companies for three consecutive years and HCA ranks 63rd on the Fortune 500 list. In addition Ethisphere named HCA as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies . We want you to join our tradition of excellence.
We offer a generous compensation package and a wide range of benefits including:
Medical, Dental, Vision, Life and Disability Insurance
401k, Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Paid Time Off, Wellness Resources
Flexible Spending Accounts
Voluntary Benefit Options
At HCA we are committed to delivering healthcare as it should be: Patient-centered and for the good of all people, no matter their circumstance. To achieve this, we are active, we are kind, we are fully engaged and we are compassionate. We work with integrity, share our skills and never stop learning.
Intrigued? We’d love to hear from you!
"We are an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status."
Job: *Nursing - Professional
Title: Registered Nurse (RN) PRN, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)
Location: Virginia-Richmond-Chippenham Hospital
Requisition ID: 00035-43084