Nursing Careers at Lifespan

RN - Pediatrics-Sedation Job

Job Number: RIH17384

Job Title: Pediatric Sedation Nurse

Department: Pediatric Imaging Center - 1013036

Facility: Rhode Island Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

1.Baccalaureate in Nursing or commensurate experience preferred.
2.Must have current licensure to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Rhode Island
3.Demonstrates knowledge and skills necessary to provide care to patients throughout the life span, with consideration of aging processes, human development stages and cultural patterns in each step of the care process.


Minimum of two year’s experience in Pediatric Critical Care areas with demonstrated ability in Pediatric emergency, IV insertion and maintenance, airway management and assessment. Working knowledge of sedation medications and pharmacology.

Under the direct supervision of the Clinical Manager and under the clinical coordination of the Pediatric Sedation Nurse Practitioner Coordinator, provides direct patient care to in/out patients requiring sedation for, but not limited to, procedures and radiological exams.