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REGISTERED NURSE - RN - Definitive Observation Unit in San Diego, CA at Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas

Date Posted: 6/13/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    354 Santa Fe Drive
    San Diego, CA
  • Job Type:
  • Date Posted:
    6/13/2019
  • Job ID:
    1035121

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 Encinitas has served North County’s coastal communities since 1978. The Definitive Observation Unit (DOU) opened in 2014 with 36 beds, all private rooms. As a designated stroke unit, our highly engaged nurses provide exceptional patient care in a compassionate, welcoming environment. Our nurses thrive in a culture that is team-oriented and focused on quality care and patient experience.

We invite you to join our team of Registered Nurses responsible for providing direct patient care within the scope of his/her practice. Patient care includes assessment, planning and implementing a plan of care and evaluating patients' progress towards expected outcomes. With quality patient and family-centered care in mind, the RN takes primary responsibility for the patients' care as delivered by the Care Team under his/her supervision. Works collaboratively with other members of the patient care team to ensure optimal patient care.

This is a Casual, 12 Hour Day Shift, position located at Scripps Memorial Encinitas.

Job Requirements



Required Qualifications:

  • Current CA RN License
  • One (1) year of recent RN experience in an acute care hospital setting
  • Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS Certification
  • Must be able to speak, read and follow instructions in English
  • Must be able to demonstrate positive behaviors
Preferred Qualifications:

  • ACLS certification
  • NIHSS certification
  • PCU, Stepdown or Tele Experience
  • 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.