Clinical Nurse - RNSend to my Email Email a friend Job ID 75323 Date posted 08/10/2016
Requisition ID: 75323
- Facility: Sharp Memorial Hospital
- City: San Diego
- Department: Surgical PCU (6W)
- Category: RN Jobs
- Job Status: Full-Time
- Shift: Night Job
- FTE: 0.9
- Shift Start: 7 PM
- Shift End Time: 7:30 AM
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Sharp employees are eligible for a $1000 employee referral bonus
Qualified candidates may be eligible for a relocation Bonus
This position is located in Serra Mesa, San Diego County.
12-hour full time night (0.9) shift; 7:00 pm - 7:30 am, including every other weekend
Required Skills and Qualifications
- Associates Degree in Nursing
- Current unencumbered California Registered Nurse license
- Current BLS certification for Healthcare Providers
- One year recent Acute Care RN experience
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
- Bachelors of Science Degree in Nursing
- Progressive Care/Telemetry Unit RN experience
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.
6-West is a 32-bed Surgical Progressive Care Unit that provides patients’ and family centered care to clients with a wide range of general and cardio-thoracic surgeries including Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery, Trans-catheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR), or Percutaneous Coronary Interventions (angioplasty/stents). We also care for patients with Acute Myocardial Infraction, Congestive Heart Failure, Peripheral Vascular Diseases requiring vascular thrombolytic therapy. 6-West is a proud recipient of The Silver Beacon Award for Excellence. We offer the unique opportunity to be part of the dynamic team making a tremendous impact on the lives of our surgical patients. 6-West offers an exceptional opportunity for professional growth as a preceptor, mentor, advanced clinician, and/or charge/resource nurse. Our Leadership team, that includes a unit-based Clinical Nurse Specialist, takes pride in promoting clinical competence by encouraging certifications, supporting staff in advancing their degree, and promoting active involvement in the unit and/or hospital councils. We are looking for dynamic health care professionals that will provide only the highest quality, efficiency, and compassionate nursing care as part of our inter-professional healthcare team.
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, PCU, Progressive Care, Telemetry, IMCU, DOU, Cardiac, Surgical, SICU