This position is located in Serra Mesa.
12 hour shift: 7:00 pm – 7:00 am, including every other weekend.
Required Skills and Qualifications
- Current unencumbered California Registered Nurse licensure
- Current CPR certification
- Two years plus current Registered Nurse experience
- More than one year ortho experience
- Leadership experience
- Good interpersonal communication skills with a focus on quality patient care
- Good clinical skills
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
Clinical Nurse Lead - RN position offers great opportunity to widen one's horizon in clinical competencies and nursing leadership. This role is dynamic and offers flexibility and opportunity for teaching, mentoring and leadership. This position demonstrates clinical competence and positive leadership and working collaboratively with the multi-disciplinary team. We are looking for a candidate who is motivated to participate in quality improvement unit activities, coach staff in compliance with behavior standards, enhancement of clinical performance and oversee daily operation of the department.
4 North is a 32 bed orthopedic unit at Sharp Memorial Hospital. This unit specializes in total joint/hip/knees, shoulder and spine patient population. This unit also takes 8 Telemetry stable patients and Medical Surgical overflow. The staff on this unit consists of nurses with long term employment and stability who have positive attitudes and exhibit quality leadership. It is a good environment for learning, teaching, and developing new staff.
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:
- 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.
Keywords , 52287 Clinical Nurse Lead-RN; Registered Nurse, Medical Surgical, Ortho
Sharp Healthcare - 15 months ago
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