This position is located in Serra Mesa.
12-hour shift; 7:00 am – 7:30 pm, every other weekend
Intra-Unit Posting ~ This Position Open to Current Sharp Memorial Hospital Emergency Room RNs Only
Graduate of a nursing school
Current California Registered Nurse licensure required
Current CPR and ACLS certifications required
Two years recent Emergency Room clinical experience required
Demonstrates advanced competencies in all areas of the unit skills
Demonstrates leadership skills, which allow the nurse to positively influence the practice of others
Demonstrates expert nursing principles that directly result in improved outcomes as assessed by patients, family, physicians and staff
Demonstrates critical thinking skills
This position is for the Emergency Department at the Sharp Memorial Hospital. The Advanced Clinician serves as a role model for professional behavior and participates on improvement committees. They will assume the responsibility of resource role and teaching role and the responsibilities of Charge Nurse and Preceptor for New Graduates and/or new orientees to unit. The Advanced Clinician transfers knowledge and mentors others to improve clinical practice as well as applies the knowledge, expertise and leadership to achieve outcomes for the department, hospital, organizatio and community.
Opened January 2009, the Stephen Birch Healthcare Center at Sharp Memorial Hospital will continue Sharp's long-held commitment of offering clinical excellence with the latest technology and patient-centered care. All 334 rooms are private at no extra cost and feature a sleeper sofa where a loved one can spend the night. Our new Emergency and Trauma Center, the largest and most modern in San Diego, is designed to reduce stress and waiting time. By increasing the size of treatment and waiting areas by nearly 300 percent, patients and families have a more comfortable emergency experience. As one of five adult trauma centers in San Diego County, the new center has 52 beds, including 4 trauma beds to serve the community.
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:
Reaching below shoulder level
Reaching above shoulder level
Climbing 1-2 steps or greater
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 (M/F/D/V).
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