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Clinical Nurse - RN, PCU Stroke 4T, FT with Sign-on/Relocation Bonus, Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center

Job ID: 107169 Date posted: January 06, 2021

  • Sharp Chula Vista Medical Ctr
  • PCU 4T
  • Night Job
  • Full-Time

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  • Innovative
  • Collaborative
  • Resourceful
  • Advocate
  • Person-Centered
  • Critical Thinker

Responsibilities

Summary

The Clinical Nurse RN is an integral part of the team with the opportunity to practice evidence-based care and utilize the nursing care process in a collaborative environment. This position independently performs the nursing process through individualized assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of safe, therapeutic, efficient care of patients with overt and subtle needs throughout the continuum of care, according to unit’s standard of care. We are looking for qualified nurses to share our vision of holistic patient care that continually moves toward excellence in all patient and staff outcomes.

PCU Stroke 4T is a 32-bed stroke designated department at Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center (SCVMC). Patient population includes stroke, cardiac, S/P coronary angiography patients, and critical drip protocols patients. The unit focuses on patients that need continuous cardiac monitoring for myocardial infraction, chest pain, unstable angina, vents, hypertension, percutaneous coronary intervention, diabetes and renal failure. Nursing staff are skilled in critical care nursing techniques, and an intermediate level of observation of patients that are typically includes assessment of vital signs and other physiological indicators for 4 hours.

The Stroke Team at Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center (SCVMC) has received the Bronze Award, Silver Plus, Stroke Gold Plus, and Target Stroke and Elite Honor Roll Awards for 5 consecutive years (highest Stroke Award in the nation). In September 2019, SCVMC earned the status of a Primary Stroke Center by the Joint Commission, which was once again awarded on September 20, 2019.

Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center is a 343-bed hospital with the largest array of health care services in San Diego's South Bay. A Designated Planetree Person-Centered Care Hospital, Sharp Chula Vista is home to the region's most comprehensive heart program and as well as offering exceptional services for orthopedic care and women and infants. The Douglas& Nancy Barnhart Cancer Center offers patients the most advanced treatment technology, a unique healing environment, and an extraordinary level of care. 

Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center has been providing health care to San Diego's South Bay community for more than 70 years. Now we are on a journey to go beyond, building a next-generation hospital in our binational region. The new hospital tower at Sharp Chula Vista combines clinical excellence with thoughtful consideration to provide the best level of care to the community we're privileged to serve. The new hospital tower is the first new Sharp hospital in San Diego’s South Bay in more than 40 years. The tower includes seven stories, a 197,000-square-foot hospital. 

As part of Planetree designation, the new hospital includes: 

  • All-private patient rooms designed with safety and privacy as priorities, including 10 intensive-care suites
  • 6 operating rooms (including 1 hybrid Operating Room)
  • Redesigned main entrance and lobby
  • Rooftop café with indoor/outdoor dining with panoramic ocean views
  • Additional space for support services including a pharmacy and kitchen 

On the main floors, patients receive quality care in large, private rooms; a new-intensive care unit features high-tech suites for lifesaving care. In our spacious, new operating rooms, surgeons perform cutting-edge procedures for cardiology, radiology, and more. A versatile hybrid operating room can shift quickly from a catheterization procedure to surgery. Located at the top of the hospital is an indoor/outdoor café featuring panoramic views, from the ocean to the mountains.


Bonus
Applicant may be eligible for Sign-on Bonus of $5000 and Relocation Reimbursement of $5000
Sharp employee may be eligible for $2500 employee referral bonus

Location

This position is located in Chula Vista, San Diego County

 
Hours
Full-time; 12-hour shift; night shift; 7:00 PM - 7:30 AM; including every other weekend
 
Required Skills and Qualifications
  • Graduate of Nursing School
  • Current unencumbered California Registered Nurse licensure
  • Current BLS certification for Healthcare Providers
  • One year recent Acute Care Medical Surgical/LTAC/SNF/Post-Acute Care RN experience
 
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
  • Bachelors of Science Degree in Nursing
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish)
  • PCU/Telemetry RN experience
 

Physical requirements of the position may be discussed during the interview.

 

Sharp HealthCare is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

 

 

 

Perks

  • Medical, vision and dental

  • Generous time off

  • Flexible schedule

  • Professional growth

  • Wellness Programs

  • Education reimbursement

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Culture/Values

  • Committed to excellence in all that we do
  • Built to be supportive and educational — a place where employees can grow and thrive
  • A positive, compassionate, friendly and team-oriented atmosphere
  • Thankful for the contributions and hard work of others, and praising their accomplishments
  • Committed to creating a safe environment for those we serve
  • Celebrate diversity, recognizing that our unique differences create a stronger whole

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