Job Summary This Night Staff Nurse will be responsible for:
Triaging sleep study requests, allocating resources and plan of care for a successful, safe sleep study
Clinical assessment, safety huddles, and clinical decision making of patients admitted into the sleep lab for study
Collaboration and provision of care strategies for sleep technologists
Patient and family education regarding disease management
Assessing, planning, implementing, evaluating and modifying plans of care in collaboration with APN and MD providers
Provide ongoing care coordination
Opportunity to contribute to research and evidence based practice development
Working 30 hours per week, night shift 7 pm to 7 am (Weekend requirement to shift to every 3rd weekend after training and with full staffing levels)
To qualify, you must have:
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
2 years of Pediatric RN experience; with inpatient setting experience and Neuroscience or Pulmonary experience preferred.
Ability to set priorities when organizing care for patients with varying acuity.
Collaborative teamwork abilities.
Knowledge of pediatrics and family centered care.
Ability to function autonomously using the nursing process.
Strong problem-solving skills, excellent oral and written communication skills.
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including a flexible schedule, affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, cell phone plan discounts and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
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.