This position is located at Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women in Serra Mesa.
8 or 12 hour shifts based on unit needs and meeting times
Weekends as needed
Required Skills and Qualifications
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
- Associate Nursing Degree required
- Current unencumbered California Registered Nurse licensure
- Current ACLS, CPR and NRP certifications
- Two years of recent PACU or ICU experience
- Computer skills
- Superb interpersonal skills
- Women's Health/OB experience
- BSN preferred
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following: functions as a clinical resource, conducting annual performance evaluations, monitoring completion of employees annual requirements, coaching of any employee, reviewing/approving timecards, hiring of new employees, and coordination of new hire orientation. Collaborates with the Director and unit leadership to ensure implementation of department operational goals and those of the hospital, including Baby Friendly certification, COEMIG, Magnet and Planetree designations. Clients include patient/family, nursing staff, physicians and the organization.
The unit consists of 16 bed recovery room and 3 bed nursery. Recovering OB, GYN and Plastic surgery cases and also caring for newborns during the first 2 hours of life.
To provide recovery services post-surgery for the mother and newborn. Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women and Newborns provides a full range of medical and surgical services including robotic gynecologic surgery and oncology.
Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women and Newborns is a nationally recognized, full-service Women's Hospital with approximately 8,500 deliveries per year and is part of the Sharp HealthCare system, which won the 2007 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award.
Located in San Diego, it is nationally recognized for its’ care of expectant mothers and delivering babies, as well as its Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit – the largest in Southern California. Other services include Operating Room suites and PACU, Mother/Infant Services, Women’s Acute Care, and the Perinatal Special Care Unit with centralized monitoring specializing in high-risk antepartum care.
Sharp Mary Birch Hospital for Women and Newborns provides a full range of medical and surgical services for women of all ages, including robotic gynecologic surgery and oncology and is San Diego's only hospital dedicated to women's care. In 2009 and 2010, the hospital received the Press Ganey Summit Award for physician satisfaction scores above the 95th percentile or above for their two most recent physician partnership reports.
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 (M/F/D/V).
Each new hire candidate who is offered employment must pass a physical evaluation, urine drug screen and pre-employment background checks before starting work.
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