Per Diem RN II - Hospital
Job ID: 85953 Date posted: February 06, 2018
- Sharp Mary Birch Hospital
- RN Jobs
- Per Diem
At Sharp, being a nurse means transforming the health care experience for your patients, for your colleagues and for yourself. In a collaborative environment with state-of-the-art facilities and advanced clinical practices, we encourage you to follow your passions wherever they take you.
As a recognized leader in nursing excellence with Magnet® recognitions for high-quality, patient-centered care, we invite you to join us in providing health care the way it should be. We offer a wide variety of nursing positions — from RNs and clinical nurse leads to case managers and clinical nurse specialists.
- Per Diem
- Sharp Mary Birch Hospital
Medical, vision and dental
Generous time off
The Per Diem II RN is for Lactation Consultation at Sharp Mary Birth Hospital for Women and Newborns (SMBHWN). Lactation consultation provides services to patients and family that progresses them towards self-identified and individualized breastfeeding goals. Utilizes the nursing process in the approach to care of patients to promote quality breastfeeding/lactation outcomes. The RN will practice primarily on the Maternal Infant Services (MIS) Unit and float occasionally to the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU).
Lactation services are provided primarily on an inpatient basis to a very busy 72-bed mother-baby unit (MIS) and a fast-paced 84-bed NICU. In addition to a high functioning lactation team, SMBHWN has a New Beginnings Boutique, staffed by Certified Lactation Educators, to provide retail accessories, basic education and several support groups to promote a successful breastfeeding experience for expectant and new parents.
Essential Physical Requirements May Include
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: Per Diem RN II, Registered Nurse, Lactation, IBCLC
This position is located in Serra Mesa, San Diego County
8-hour shift, variable hours
Required Skills and Qualifications
- Associates of Science Degree in Nursing
- Current unencumbered California Registered Nurse licensure
- Current BLS certification for Healthcare Providers
- Current NRP certification
- IBCLC certification
- Three years of experience in counseling breastfeeding mothers
- Bachelor's Degree in Nursing
- Bilingual (English/Spanish)
Great people, exciting opportunities
“Sharp's commitment to being the best place to work, practice medicine and receive care — essentially to be excellent in every way — is really attractive to me. I have the resources, support and training that I need to be the best nurse I can be.”— Mike, Advanced Clinician, Emergency Department, Sharp Memorial Hospital
“No matter where you work [at] Sharp, you’ll be surrounded by a team of people who want to provide the best care for the communities we serve. You’ll be supported every step of the way in your journey to find the best way you can help others.”— Erica, RN, Intensive Care Unit, Sharp Memorial Hospital
“I love serving my community and having the opportunity to make a difference, especially within my unit. Sharp HealthCare allows me to have the unique opportunity of making a difference in how a patient and their loved ones manage the journey of their illness.”— Dee, RN, Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center