Sharp HealthCare Clinical Nurse - RN, Recovery, OPP in San Diego, California

Summary

The Clinical Nurse RN is an integral part of the team with the opportunity to practice evidence-based care and utilize the nursing care process in a collaborative environment. This position independently performs the nursing process through individualized assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of safe, therapeutic, efficient care of patients with overt and subtle needs throughout the continuum of care, according to unit’s standard of care. We are looking for qualified nurses to share our vision of holistic patient care that continually moves toward excellence in all patient and staff outcomes. The RN will work with the perioperative team to prepare and discharge surgical/procedural patients.

The Sharp Memorial Outpatient Pavilion (OPP) is unique in San Diego. The OPP combines outpatient surgery and medical services, health screening, education, and health resource services in one convenient, integrated health center. The OPP provides a multi-disciplinary team approach to patient care to deliver comprehensive care. There are 11 state of the art Surgical Suites and 2 Interventional Pain Suites. This is a fast paced, multi-specialty Outpatient Surgery Center performing surgery in the following areas: General, Orthopedics, ENT, Urology, Cosmetic, Ophthalmology and Interventional Pain.

Sharp Memorial Outpatient Pavilion, located next to Sharp Memorial Hospital, offers a wide array of services including cancer treatment, laser vision correction, general women's imaging, outpatient surgery, endoscopy, diabetes education, and a community conference center and health library. At the heart of the Pavilion is the Cushman Wellness Center - providing comprehensive health evaluations tailored to an individual's age and lifestyle, and integrated therapies to enhance physical, mental and spiritual health.

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.

Keywords: Clinical Nurse, Registered Nurse, Recovery, PACU

Location

This position is located in Serra Mesa, San Diego County

Hours

Day shift - part time - 8 hour shifts

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Associates of Science Degree in Nursing

  • Current unencumbered California Registered Nurse licensure

  • Current BLS certification for Healthcare Providers from the American Heart Association

  • Current ACLS certification

  • Recent one (1) of experience working PACU Stage I and II in a multi-specialty outpatient surgery center

  • Demonstrates critical thinking skills and professional accountability

  • Ability to be multi-skilled and to multi-task in a fast-paced environment

  • Demonstrate ability to be self-directed.

  • Excellent customer service skills with all levels of customers

Preferred Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelors of Science Degree in Nursing

Job: *RN Jobs

Organization: *74290 - Recovery

Title: Clinical Nurse - RN, Recovery, OPP

Location: San Diego-Outpatient Pavilion

Requisition ID: 88295