Clinical Nurse - RN, Perinatal Scu, MBHWJob ID 83002 Date posted 10/03/2017
- Facility: Sharp Mary Birch Hospital
- City: San Diego
- Department: Perinatal Scu
- Category: RN Jobs
- Job Status: Full-Time
- Shift: Night Job
- FTE: 0.9
- Shift Start: 7 PM
- Shift End Time: 7:30 AM
This position is located in Serra Mesa, San Diego County
12-hour shift, 7pm-7:30am
Required Skills and Qualifications
Associates of Science Degree in Nursing
Current unencumbered California Registered Nurse Licensure
Current BLS certification for Healthcare Providers
Current one (1) year of experience in labor and delivery and/or high risk antepartum
Fetal Monitoring Course completed within the last 2 years
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 holistic patient care that continually moves toward excellence in all patient and staff outcomes.
The Perinatal Special Care Unit (PSCU) at Sharp Mary Birch is designated for San Diego women who have premature labor, or whose pregnancies have been complicated by conditions such as diabetes or high blood pressure. In addition, patients are admitted for observation due to a motor vehicle accident, polynephritis, uncontrolled post-partum hypertension and/or fertility treatment complications. The length of stay ranges from a few days to several months. A highly-skilled team including nurses and perinatologists, care for the high-risk antepartum patient on this specially designed 36-bed unit. There are education and therapeutic activities for patient such as Arts for Healing, Pet Therapy, High Tea Time, and A-Z Education. This unit is a first of its kind in San Diego and women who are admitted to this unit receives focused care no matter the duration of their stay.
As San Diego’s only hospital dedicated to exclusively to women, Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women & Newborns offers a full range of health care services for women at all stages of life – from pregnancy to menopause to healthy aging. More babies enter the world at Sharp Mary Birth than any other hospital in California – about 9,500 each year. Sharp Mary Birch has been recognized as a Magnet® hospital for nursing and patient care excellence is a certified Baby Friendly birth facility, and its Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit is recognized among the best in the world.
Essential Physical Requirements May Include
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: Clinical Nurse, Registered Nurse, RN, Antepartum, Perinatal Special Care