REGISTERED NURSE - RN - CLINICAL MENTOR - Emergency Services in San Diego, CA at Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego

Date Posted: 5/31/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    4077 Fifth Avenue
    San Diego, CA
  • Job Type:
    Nursing
  • Date Posted:
    5/31/2018
  • Job ID:
    1027410

Job Description

Registered Nurse (RN) – Emergency Services – San Diego
 
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 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 2017, Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego was ranked as 'high performing' by U.S. News & World Report in nephrology, heart failure, colon cancer surgery and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Our entire team - from physicians, nurses and clinical support staff to chaplains and volunteers - is committed to giving you and your family the highest quality of health care. At our San Diego campus in Hillcrest, we offer all levels of care. We also offer a wide range of specialty services, including 24-hour emergency care, robotic surgery, prenatal care (including NICU) and outpatient physical rehab.
 
Join our Scripps Mercy Hospital, San Diego, team of Emergency Services. As a RN Clinical Mentor, you will function primarily as an RN with additional mentor responsibilities. You will take responsibility for assigned patients during RN relief periods and work collaboratively and educationally with other members of the patient care team to ensure optimal patient care. Also, you will be an educational resource and guide for the team of Registered Nurses regarding the nursing process, critical thinking, accountability for the plan of care and it's relation to patient outcomes, and communication/collaboration with all team members. You will function as a clinical expert, role model, mentor and resource in a designated practice area, and you will have the opportunities to work collaboratively with the Charge Nurse, Educator and Manager of that area to develop a learning environment for the caregivers, as well as a service, outcome and care oriented environment for the patients.
 
This is an 8 hour, full time, evening shift position (1.0 FTE – 80 hours per pay period).

Job Requirements

Required Qualifications:
  • 3 years of adult acute care RN experience
  • 2 years  of emergency services RN experience
  • Registered Nursing Degree from an Accredited School of Nursing
  • Active California RN license
  • BLS, ACLS, PALS Healthcare Provider Certifications through American Heart Association
  • NIHHS Stroke Certification within first six months of employment
  • Be able to speak, read and following instructions in English.
  • Have excellent interpersonal skills and demonstrate positive behaviors
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in nursing
  • CEN – Certified Emergency Nursing 
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.
 

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