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REGISTERED NURSE - RN - CLINICAL MENTOR - Medical Acute South in San Diego, CA at Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas

Date Posted: 11/16/2018

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    354 Santa Fe Drive
    San Diego, CA
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Job Description

Registered Nurse (RN) - Clinical Mentor -  Medical Surgical Unit
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.
In 2018, Scripps Memorial Hospital 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. With 444 licensed beds and a Level II Trauma Center we are consistently recognized for quality patient care and we were the first hospital in San Diego to be designated a Magnet Hospital by the American Nursing Association for excellence in patient care.
This position is ideal for someone who is comfortable in a fast-paced environment and is open and flexible to changes created by our lean processes. As a Clinical Mentor you will function primarily as an RN with additional duties. Responsibility for assigned patients during RN relief periods. You will work collaboratively and educationally with other members of the patient care team to ensure optimal patient care. You will provide education and guidance 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. You will work collaboratively with the Charge Nurse, Educator and Manager of that area to develop a learning environment for the caregivers, as well as to provide a service and care oriented environment for the patients.
This position is a Full Time  (72 hours per pay period) night shift with benefits.


Job Requirements

Required Experience/Education/Specialized Skills/Qualifications:
  • Three (3) years of recent RN experience of which two (2) years are in MS
  • Current CA RN License.
  • Current BLS and ACLS certification from American Heart Association (AHA) and NIHSS
  • Ability to speak, read, and follow instructions in English.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Must be able to demonstrate positive behaviors.
Preferred Experience/Education/Specialized Skills/Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in 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.