Under supervision, this position supports patient care activities, management of equipment and supplies, clerical responsibilities and related duties.
Our 24-bed Medical Intensive Care Unit's (MICU) patient population includes medical critically ill patients and also surgical overflow patients. Patients may also include CHF, Massive MI, Abdominal surgery and Multiple Organ Failures. It is the most efficiently designed centers in the County, with full view nursing stations and in-room restroom facilities. Technologies: articulating arms, bi-spectral index, cardiac monitors, automated medical and supply stations, Picture Archiving Clinical Information System, Automated hand washing system, and isolation rooms. Also nurse implemented CVVHD (Prisma) and nurse managed IABPs. The MICU achieved “Gold Beacon” status which is a designation conferred by the AACN to ICUs demonstrating clinical excellence.
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.
This position is located in La Mesa, San Diego County at Sharp Grossmont Hospital at the Medical Intensive Care Unit
Hours: 12 hour night shifts - 1900 - 0730 with weekends as needed
Required Skills and Qualifications
- One year recent Acute Care Nursing Assistant experience
- Current BLS certification for Healthcare Providers
- Proficient in clinical patient care skills
- Effective communication skills
- Proficient communication skills in both oral and written
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
- High School Diploma or equivalent
- Experience in an ICU setting
- Proficient in computer skills
Essential physical requirements may be discussed at 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, age, national origin, disability, gender, gender identity, transgender status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or any other protected class.