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Per Diem RN II - Hospital

Job ID 84147 Date posted 11/03/2017
  • Facility: Sharp Mesa Vista Hospital
  • City: San Diego
  • Department: Psych Acute-Open Unit -EWII
  • Category: RN Jobs
  • Job Status: Per Diem
  • Shift: Night Job
  • FTE: 0.0
  • Shift Start: 11 PM
  • Shift End Time: 7:30 AM

Location

This position is located in Serra Mesa, San Diego County

 

Hours

8 hour shift, 11:00pm - 7:30am, per diem, including 2 weekend shifts, or one weekend shift and one Friday shift or one Monday shift

 

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Graduate of Nursing School
  • Current unencumbered California Registered Nurse licensure
  • Current BLS certification for Healthcare Providers
  • Three years recent Psych RN experience

Preferred Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelors of Science Degree in Nursing
  • One year recent Psych RN experience

Summary

The Per Diem II RN 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 Acute East Wing II is a 34 bed unit at Sharp Mesa Vista Hospital. This unit provides inpatient care services to the adult population with psychiatric disorders including Mode Disorder, Major Depression, Panic Disorder and Schizophrenia. This unit offers cognitive based patient education tracks where staff is involved in individual and group education. Strong team with low unit turn-over and works together to provide outstanding patient care.

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

  • Sitting
  • Walking
  • Standing
  • Twisting (trunk)
  • Twisting (neck)
  • Bending (waist)
  • Flexing/Extending (neck)
  • Gripping/Grasping
  • Fine Manipulation / Pinching
  • Reaching below shoulder level
  • Reaching above shoulder level
  • Kneeling
  • Squatting
  • 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: Per Diem II - RN, Registered Nurse, Psychiatric RN, Behavioral Health, Mental Health, Behavioral Health

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