Clinical Nurse - RNSend to my Email Email a friend Job ID 74127 Date posted 06/09/2016
Requisition ID: 74127
- Facility: Sharp Memorial Hospital
- City: San Diego
- Department: Vascular Access Services
- Category: RN Jobs
- Job Status: Full-Time
- Shift: Variable
- FTE: 1.0
- Shift Start: Variable
- Shift End Time: Variable
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This position is located in Serra Mesa, San Diego County
Full-Time; 10 hour variable shift working every other weekend
Required Skills and Qualifications
- Associates of Science Degree in Nursing
- Current unencumbered California Registered Nurse license
- Current BLS certification for Healthcare Providers
- Current PIV certification
- Current PICC certification
- Excellent IV skills
- One year current adult RN experience in an Acute Care setting
- Strong communication skills, excellent customer; independent and flexible
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
Bachelors of Science Degree in Nursing
This position requires a clinician with advanced vascular access skills and competencies in all areas of professional practice. Great interpersonal communication skills is a must. Will need to be able to independently function in a small department.
The Vascular Access Services (VAS) Department is responsible for placing and maintaining PICC’s, troubleshooting all central lines, and assisting with peripheral IV placement. Fast paced Vascular Access Services department allows you to be an independent clinician, yet work with highly trained team members using cutting edge technologies and evidence based practice.
Sharp Memorial Hospital — the first hospital in San Diego with all private patient rooms — 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 medical technology and is home to San Diego’s largest, most modern Emergency and Trauma Center.
Sharp Memorial is known for outstanding programs in cardiac and vascular care, cancer treatment, orthopedic and neurological services, rehabilitation, robotic surgery and multi-organ transplantation, 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.
Essential Physical Requirements may include
- Twisting (trunk)
- Twisting (neck)
- Bending (waist)
- Flexing/Extending (neck)
- Fine Manipulation / Pinching
- 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-RN, Registered Nurse. VAS, PICC