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COORD, BARIATRIC PROGRAM in San Diego, CA at Scripps Corporate Admin Services

Date Posted: 12/5/2018

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    9888 Genesee Avenue
    San Diego, CA
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Job Description

At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support, respect that has been repeatedly recognized as one of the nation’s Top 100 Places to work.
You’ll be surrounded by people committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and their teammates.  So if you’re open to change, go ahead and unlock your potential.
Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla has been one of Southern California’s premier medical centers for more than 90 years, consistently recognized for quality patient care and the first hospital in San Diego to be designated a Magnet Hospital by the American Nursing Association for excellence in patient care. In 2018, Scripps La Jolla was ranked No. 1 by U.S. News & World Report for the San Diego region and among the best in the nation in seven specialties. 
We invite you to join our highly engaged team of as a Coordinator for the Bariatric Program, responsible for planning, implementing, and coordinating services and activities associated with the Bariatric Center of Excellence Program. Acts as a clinical liaison and communications link to physicians, office personnel, nursing staff, allied healthcare professionals and patients and their families. This position is also responsible for maintaining quality standards for responsive service and professional documentation, maintaining current and accurate policies, procedures and practices, all in a manner which is consistent with the Mission and Vision of Scripps Health. Collects, reviews, collates and validates data on all bariatric surgery patients at Scripps Health. Completes all Requests for Information related to the bariatric center of excellence designation/accreditation. Facilitates the process of providing patient education.
This is a full-time, day shift, salaried position (80 hours per pay period).


Job Requirements

Required Education/Experience/Specialized Skills:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing.
  • Two years recent experience in the care of post-surgical bariatric patients.
Required Certification/Registration:
  • Current California RN license
  • BLS certification.
Preferred Education/Experience/Specialized Skills/Certification:
  • Master's Degree in Nursing preferred.
  • Experience in bariatric nursing or related field; program development and teaching experience preferred.

Scripps Health is repeatedly named on the Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to work for, only San Diego-based company and Becker’s Healthcare Top Hospitals. Scripps Health offers a robust Total Rewards Program designed to compensate and motivate you throughout your career. Scripps Health Total Rewards Program includes a broad range of plans and programs including market competitive pay and performance incentives, health and wellness benefits, financial wellness benefits, work-life resources, learning and development opportunities, and rewards and recognition. Unlock your potential with Scripps Health today.

Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.