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Clinical Nurse - RN

Send to my Email Email a friend Job ID 73698 Date posted 05/19/2016
Requisition ID: 73698
  • Facility: Sharp Grossmont Hospital
  • City: La Mesa
  • Department: Intake
  • Category: RN Jobs
  • Job Status: Full-Time
  • Shift: Night Job
  • FTE: 1.0
  • Shift Start: 11 PM
  • Shift End Time: 7:30 AM
Bonus
Applicants may be eligible for a $5000 sign-on bonus
Sharp employees are eligible for a $1,000 referral bonus
 
Location
This position is located in La Mesa, San Diego County

Hours
8 hour shift, 11:00pm - 7:30am, full-time (1.0), with every other weekend requirement

Required Skills and Qualifications
  • Graduate of a RN Nursing School/Program
  • Current unencumbered California Registered Nurse License
  • Current BLS certification for Healthcare Providers
  • One year recent Psych Intake RN experience
 
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
  • Bachelors of Science Degree in Nursing

Summary
The position is located in a 550 bed acute care facility that includes a 46 bed Inpatient Psychiatric Unit. This position is part of a psychiatric liaison team that reports to the Director of Behavioral Health. The position is responsible for the psychiatric evaluation and assessment of patients in the Emergency Department. Dispositions to the appropriate level of care are completed in consultation with a psychiatrist on call as well as the Emergency Department physician.

The Intake Department at Sharp Grossmont Hospital performs clinical assessment and patient evaluations in the Emergency Department and facilitates patient admission to the Behavioral Health Unit. The appropriate level of care and dispositions from the ED are done in consultation with a psychiatrist on call as well as the Emergency Department physician.  The Sharp Grossmont Behavioral Health team consists of a dedicated staff of experienced professionals who care for the patient from admission through discharge. The team includes nurses, licensed clinical social workers, licensed marriage family therapists, psychiatrists, pharmacists and case managers.

Sharp Grossmont Hospital is the largest not-for-profit, full-service acute care hospital in the region with 536 beds. The hospital has outstanding programs in heart care, orthopedics, rehabilitation, robotic surgery, mental health, stroke care and women’s health. In addition, the hospital’s Emergency and Critical Care Center is one of the most technologically advanced emergency and intensive care facilities in the nation.

Sharp Grossmont Hospital is nationally recognized as a MAGNET®-designated hospital for patient care and nursing practices. This designation is the “gold standard” for patient care and nursing excellence and is the highest honor awarded by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

Essential Physical Requirements may include:

Sitting
Walking
Standing
Twisting (trunk)
Twisting (neck)
Bending (waist)
Flexing/Extending (neck)
Gripping/Grasping
Fine Manipulation / Pinching
Reaching below shoulder level
Reaching above shoulder level
Kneeling
Squatting
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:  Clinical Nurse-RN, Registered Nurse, Intake, Psych, Mental Health, Behavioral Health
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