Clinical Nurse - RN, Physical Acute Rehab, SMH

Sharp Healthcare - San Diego, CA (30+ days ago)4.2


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Location
This position is located in Serra Mesa, San Diego County

Hours
12-hour Night shift, 7:00 pm - 7:30 am; every other weekend

Required Skills and Qualifications
Associates of Science Degree in Nursing
Current unencumbered California Registered Nurse license
Current BLS certification for Healthcare Providers
One year recent Acute Rehabilitation RN experience

Preferred Skills and Qualifications
Bachelors of Science Degree in Nursing
Certified Rehabilitation Registered Nurse (CRRN)
Two years experience in the Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation strongly desired
FIM credentialing strongly preferred
Summary

The Clinical Nurse is recognized as a leader of bedside nursing care who provides high quality care to improve outcomes for patients and their families by promoting clinical excellence and improving patients' quality of life. Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Supports a collaborative practice culture with emphasis on safety, patient-centered care, communication, accountability, shared decision making, nursing education, and evidence-based practice while recognizing the value and meaning of nursing’s contribution within an interdisciplinary model.

This is a 30 bed Acute In-patient Rehabilitation Nursing Unit at Sharp Memorial Hospital. This unit is specializing in the comprehensive care of acute Traumatic Spinal Cord and Brain Injured patients and Stroke patients, Neurological Impaired patients as well as Cardiac Left Ventricular Assistive Device (LVAD) patients. The staff is not only proud and passionate about what they do, but they are committed to providing the highest quality care to their patients.

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

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.