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REGISTERED NURSE (RN) Cath Lab Recovery Room in San Diego, CA at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla

Date Posted: 5/7/2019

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Registered Nurse (RN) – Cath Lab  Recovery – Scripps La Jolla

 
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 is recognized as the region’s heart care leader for our innovative care and unparalleled commitment to quality. We are consistently named one of America’s Best Hospitals for Cardiology and Heart surgery by U.S News & World Report.  Scripps was the first U.S. health system to remove plaque from a patient’s coronary arteries with minimally-invasive instruments and techniques and also the first in San Diego to pioneer unique catheter-based treatments for complex peripheral arterial disease. Our cardiologists have also been pivotal in the launch of breakthrough procedures such as transcatheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR) and the invention of one of the world’s first coronary stents.
 
Join our Scripps team of Cath Lab Recovery RNs responsible for providing direct patient care including assessment, planning and implementing care; and evaluating patients' progress towards expected outcomes. Primary responsibility is to ensure safe high quality patient centered care collaborating with a highly engaged patient care team.   Our team remains committed to professional development, dedication to their team members and best care practices and making patients feel comfortable with and informed about their treatment.

This is a full time 12 hour night shift position.   
 

Job Requirements

Required Experience/Education/Course(s)/Certification:
  • Two (2) years of cardiac PCU experience with knowledge of cardiac drips required
  • BLS and ACLS for Healthcare Provider from the American Heart Association (AHA)
  • Must have experience with radial bands, groin management, and Femostops
  • Must have experience with care of the critical cardiac patient and care of the post cardiac surgical/procedure patient
 
 Preferred Experience/Education/Training:
  • One (1) year cardiac ICU/PACU experience preferred
  • Knowledge of patient focused care delivery
  • Bachelor’s degree in nursing 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.