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NURSE PRACTITIONER (NP) Trauma Program in San Diego, CA at Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego

Date Posted: 5/6/2019

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Job Description

NURSE PRACTITIONER (NP) Trauma - Scripps Mercy San Diego
At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support and respect of an organization 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 Mercy Hospital San Diego is located in the heart of Hillcrest. It was founded in 1890 and is the county’s oldest medical center. In 2018, Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego was ranked as 'high performing' by U.S. News & World Report in nephrology and boasts a Level 1 trauma center.
Join our close knit Trauma team as a Nurse Practitioner where you will assume leadership responsibilities and be active in program planning.  You will also oversee the coordination of orientation and participate in the education and staff development of direct patient caregivers.  Additionally, you will evaluate the clinical practice for the unit and monitor the standards of care. You will work closely with the attending surgeon, residents and interns and nursing staff rounding on patients, writing orders and doing dictations.
This is a full time (80 hours per pay period) salaried day position. (10 and 12 hour shifts)

Job Requirements

Required Qualifications:
  •  Minimum Specialty Certification per area of expertise
  • 2 years experience in the APN role
  • ACLS & BLS Certifications (AHA provider)
  • Minimum of Masters Degree in specialty or related area of expertise
Preferred Qualifications:
  • 3-5 years Trauma experience
  • MS/MSN 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 disabilities.