Clinical Nurse - RN, Outpatient Surgery Center, SCHHCJob ID 84746 Date posted 12/07/2017
- Facility: Sharp Coronado Hospital & Hlth
- City: Coronado
- Department: Outpatient Surgery Center
- Category: RN Jobs
- Job Status: Full-Time
- Shift: Variable
- FTE: 1.0
- Shift Start: Variable
- Shift End Time: Variable
This position is located in Coronado, San Diego County
Full-Time; 8 hour variable shift
Required Skills and Qualifications
- Associates of Science Degree in Nursing
- Current unencumbered California Registered Nurse licensure
- Current BLS certification for Healthcare Providers
- Current ACLS certification
- Experience in Ambulatory Surgery
- Recent experience in endoscopy and Stage 2 recovery (moderate sedation)
- Proficient in computer skills such as: Cerner, PICIS, Excel, Word
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
- Bachelors of Science Degree in Nursing
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 patient care that continually moves toward excellence in all patient and staff outcomes.
The Ambulatory Outpatient Surgery Center/Endoscopy is key to the collaborative teamwork that allows SCOR peri-operative services to achieve high quality outcomes with excellent patient, physician and staff satisfaction. This fast paced unit preps inpatient and outpatient surgeries as well as assists with spinal injections, infusions (no chemo), biopsies and paracentiesis. 1500 total joints are performed a year utilizing 3 Operating Rooms for a very busy ortho service line.
Sharp Coronado Hospital is a Planetree Hospital, which is a Patient Focused Model of Care. The Ambulatory Care Center, Pre-Anesthesia Services (PAES) and Endoscopy Services work together to prepare the surgical inpatients. These departments also support the outpatient services with IV infusion and pain services.
From emergency services to a nationally recognized total joint replacement program, Sharp Coronado Hospital is a 204 bed facility that has a long tradition of providing top-quality, comprehensive health care.
Sharp Coronado incorporates many personalized aspects into its care philosophy — including patient empowerment, patient and family education, and a physical environment that promotes healing through complementary therapies such as clinical aromatherapy, massage and Healing Touch. Sharp Coronado Hospital is one of the first five hospitals nationally to be designated as a Patient-Centered Hospital by Planetree, an organization committed to personalizing, humanizing, and demystifying the hospital experience for patients and their families.
Essential Physical Requirements May Include
- Twisting (trunk)
- Twisting (neck)
- Bending (waist)
- Flexing/extending (neck)
- Fine manipulation/pinching
- Reaching below shoulder level
- Reaching above shoulder level
- Bed mobilization (scooting/rolling)
- Lateral transfers (bed to gurney)
- Bed to chair/wheelchair/commode transfer
- Lift up to 50 pounds
- Push/pull over 100 pounds
- Carry up to 25 pounds
Additional physical requirements of position may be discussed during interview.
Sharp HealthCare is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, transgender status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or any other protected class.
Keywords: ACC, Endoscopy, Clinical Nurse-RN, Registered Nurse