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REGISTERED NURSE - RN - ICU Cardiovascular in San Diego, CA at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla

Date Posted: 6/11/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    9888 Genesee Avenue
    San Diego, CA
  • Job Type:
  • Date Posted:
    6/11/2019
  • Job ID:
    1035111

Job Description

At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support, and respect that has been repeatedly recognized as one of the nation’s Top 100 Places to work.

Established in 1924 by Ellen Browning Scripps, Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla has been one of Southern California’s premier medical centers for more than 90 years. Scripps 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 eight specialties. With 444 licensed beds, we offer a wide range of clinical, surgical and specialty services, including a Level II Trauma Center and 24-hour emergency services. We also offer an intensive care unit (ICU), interventional cardiology and radiology, radiation oncology, cancer care, cardiothoracic and orthopedic services, neurology, outpatient physical rehabilitation, bariatric surgery and women’s health services, including OB-GYN and labor and delivery services. 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.

We invite you to join our highly engaged team of Registered Nurses in the 29 Bed, Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU) located in Prebys Cardiovascular Institute on the Scripps Memorial La Jolla campus. The RN is responsible for providing direct patient care within the scope of his/her practice, focusing on Cardiac Diagnosis. Patient care includes assessment, planning and implementing a plan of care and evaluating patients' progress towards expected outcomes. They will work collaboratively with other members of the patient care team to ensure optimal patient care.

This is a Full Time, Day Shift, position located at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla – Prebys Cardiovascular Institute.

Job Requirements



Required Qualifications

  • One (1) year of recent RN experience in an adult ICU
  • California Registered Nurse License
  • Current American Heart Association BLS
  • Current American Heart Association ACLS
  • Must be able to demonstrate skills & competency with Hemodynamic Monitoring, ECMO, Impella and other cardiac related devices
  • Must be able to speak, read and follow instructions in English

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in nursing
  • One (1) year Cardiovascular or Cardiothoracic ICU experience
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.