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Licensed Vocational Nurse - Short Stay Observation

Job ID: 95248 Date posted: April 27, 2019

  • Sharp Grossmont Hospital
  • 1 South
  • LVN Jobs
  • Night Job
  • Part-Time

Responsibilities

Summary
Our LVN Nurses works closely with our physicians and Registered Nurses to provide specialized nursing care to our patients and a positive patient care experience to their families.
Sharp Grossmont Hospital’s Outpatient Observation unit is 43 beds and shares the patient population of short stay telemetry/medical/ with outpatient orders.  The opportunity to work in collaboration with the Emergency Department, provide care that is focused on limited diagnoses and treatment within a short timeframe requires staff that are motivated to learn, able to prioritize care and attend the needs of the patients.
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.

Location

This position is located in La Mesa, San Diego County

 
Hours
Part Time (24 hours per week) position
12 hours Night shift
Including every other weekend
 
Required Skills and Qualifications
  • Completion of an accredited Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) program/school or Navy Corpsman School
  • Current unencumbered California Licensed Vocational Nurse - LVN licensure
  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification for Healthcare Providers
 
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
  • Previous experience in an ambulatory care, acute care, skilled nursing facility, and sub-acute care setting
  • Current IV and Blood Withdrawal certification

Physical Requirements may be discussed during 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

 

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