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Clinical Nurse - RN, Surgery, SMH

Job ID: 110258 Date posted: June 03, 2021

  • Sharp Memorial Hospital
  • Surgery
  • Day Job
  • Full-Time

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Wondering what qualities it takes to be a successful nursing professional at Sharp? View some of the traits we’re looking for below.

  • Innovative
  • Collaborative
  • Resourceful
  • Advocate
  • Person-Centered
  • Critical Thinker


$5K sign-on bonus, $5K relocation and $2,500 referral bonus available for qualified candidates.


The Clinical Nurse RN is an integral part of the surgical team in the operating room. This position independently performs the nursing process through individualized assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of the care provided to patients undergoing surgical procedures. We are looking for individuals with strong communication and collaboration skills along with the ability to achieve quality patient outcomes in a fast paced and complex surgical environment.

Sharp Memorial is a level 1 trauma center with a multi-specialty surgical services department that is comprised of 18 OR suites (including 1 hybrid OR suite). Some of the nationally recognized programs include; Open Heart, Bariatric, Total Joints and Cardiac and Kidney/Pancreas Transplant.

Sharp Memorial Hospital —is dedicated to providing the highest-quality, patient-centered care and consists of 368 beds. Designed to promote comfort and healing with the use of natural light and soothing colors, the hospital offers the latest in medical technology

and has been recognized as a MAGNET®-designated hospital for nursing excellence and is also designated as a Patient-Centered Hospital by Planetree, an organization committed to personalizing, humanizing, and demystifying the hospital experience for patients and their families.

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 identity, transgender status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or any other protected class.

$5K sign-on bonus, $5K relocation and $2,500 referral bonus available for qualified candidates.



This position is located in Serra Mesa, San Diego County



Full Time - Day Shift - 12 hour shifts; 06:30am- 07:00pm



Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Associates of Science Degree in Nursing
  • Current unencumbered CA Registered Nurse license
  • Current BLS certification for Healthcare Providers from the American Heart Association.  
  • Must have at least one of the following: minimum of 1 year experience circulating in an inpatient OR


Preferred Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelors of Science Degree in Nursing
  • CNOR Certification
  • Recent Scrubbing Experience




  • Medical, vision and dental

  • Generous time off

  • Flexible schedule

  • Professional growth

  • Wellness Programs

  • Education reimbursement

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  • Committed to excellence in all that we do
  • Built to be supportive and educational — a place where employees can grow and thrive
  • A positive, compassionate, friendly and team-oriented atmosphere
  • Thankful for the contributions and hard work of others, and praising their accomplishments
  • Committed to creating a safe environment for those we serve
  • Celebrate diversity, recognizing that our unique differences create a stronger whole

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