Clinical Nurse - RNSend to my Email Email a friend Job ID 77332 Date posted 11/16/2016
Requisition ID: 77332
- Facility: Sharp Mesa Vista Hospital
- City: San Diego
- Department: Psych ICU Adult -ICU
- Category: RN Jobs
- Job Status: Part-Time
- Shift: Day Job
- FTE: 0.6
- Shift Start: 7 AM
- Shift End Time: 3:30 PM
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This position is located in Serra Mesa, San Diego County
8 hour shift, 7:00am - 3:30pm, part-time (.6), including every other weekend
Required Skills and Qualifications
- Graduate of a RN Nursing School/Program
- Current unencumbered California Registered Nurse license
- Current BLS certification for Healthcare Providers
- One year recent Psychiatric experience as a Registered Nurse
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 Psych ICU Adult is a 27 bed inpatient psychiatric unit specializing in assessment, stabilization and the safe therapeutic care of acute psychiatric patients. The recovery action program is used to teach and inspire our patients to make changes. We believe in treating our patients by utilizing the principles of recovery and instilling the concepts of hope, empowerment, self-responsibility, connection, and a meaningful life.
As the largest behavioral health care provider in San Diego with 158 beds, Sharp Mesa Vista Hospital provides a full range of programs to people of all ages including children, adolescents, adults and seniors challenged by depression, substance abuse or serious mental illness. The hospital’s robust Clinical Research Program has conducted more than 300 clinical trials of investigational medications since its inception in 1995, providing new options and hope for people with mental illness.
Sharp Mesa Vista provides inpatient care and offer outpatient programs throughout the community.
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, Psychiatric RN, Behavioral Health, Mental Health, Behavioral Health