Clinical Nurse Lead-RNJob Description
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Clinical Nurse Lead-RN
Entity Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center
City Chula Vista
Department IMCU-DOU 2 (5E)
Category Nursing Management Jobs
Type Full Time
This position is located in Chula Vista.
12-hour shift: 7:00 pm - 7:00 am, weekends once a month as needed. Will need availability for some meetings during day time hours.
* BSN preferred
* Current unencumbered California Registered Nurse licensure required
* Current BLS certification required
* Minimum 6 months in like position and 1 year minimum progressive care or critical care experience required
* Progressive care, respiratory and cardiac care, ventilator management, pre-and post-op open heart care, chronic disease management required
* Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred
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.
5 East IMCU-DOU2 is a 44 bed unit at Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center. This unit focuses on a wide variety of cardiac patients. Patient population includes cardiac pre & post open heart surgery, myocardial infarction, congestive heart failure, chest pain, unstable angina, vents, cath lab, angioplasty, hypertension, diabetes, renal failure, stroke. This unit features teamwork and enjoys strong positive working relationship with interdisciplinary team.
As the leading provider of health care services in the South Bay, Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center is a 343 bed facility that delivers high-quality care designed to meet the needs of the community. Home to the region’s most comprehensive heart program, it also has the area’s only radiation oncology center and certified community hospital cancer program. The hospital has San Diego County’s only comprehensive Bloodless Medicine and Surgery Center, which serves patients who wish to avoid blood transfusions for personal or religious reasons.
Sharp Chula Vista recently more than doubled the size of its Emergency Department and opened the new Douglas & Nancy Barnhart Cancer Center, a unique healing environment with the most advanced medical technology available for cancer treatment.
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 back ground checks before starting work.
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