Clinical Nurse - RNSend to my Email Email a friend Job ID 77335 Date posted 11/17/2016
Requisition ID: 77335
- Facility: Sharp Memorial Hospital
- City: San Diego
- Department: SBHC 7W Medical PCU
- 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 shift: 7:00 PM - 7:30 AM; including every other weekend
This is a Full-Time (.9) position: 72 hours/pay period
Required Skills and Qualifications
- Graduate of an accredited RN Nursing School/Program
- Current unencumbered California Registered Nurse license
- Current BLS certification for Healthcare Providers
- One year recent Acute Care RN experience
- Previous Medical/Surgical, Telemetry or Progressive Care RN experience
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
Bachelors of Science Degree in Nursing
The Clinical Nurse-RN is recognized as a leader of bedside nursing care who provides high quality care to improve outcomes for patients and their families by promoting clinical excellence and improving patients' quality of life. Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Supports a collaborative practice culture with emphasis on safety, patient-centered care, communication, accountability, shared decision making, nursing education, and evidence-based practice while recognizing the value and meaning of nursing’s contribution within an interdisciplinary model.
7-West is a 32-bed Medical Progressive Care Unit provides patient-focused, family-centered care by promoting clinical excellence and improving quality of life. We primarily care for patients with complex cardio-pulmonary medical conditions such as, heart failure, atrial fibrillation, and acute coronary syndrome that often require continuous cardiac monitoring, non-invasive mechanical ventilation, and/or ongoing cardiac infusions for stabilization. Other common diagnoses include; Sepsis, Renal disease, Diabetes, Pneumonia, and COPD. 7-West offers an exceptional opportunity for professional growth as a preceptor, mentor, and/or charge nurse. Our Leadership team, that includes a unit-based Clinical Nurse Specialist, takes pride in promoting clinical competence by encouraging certification and supporting staff in advancing their degree. 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.
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.
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