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REGISTERED NURSE - RN - Labor & Delivery in San Diego, CA at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla

Date Posted: 11/16/2018

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    9888 Genesee Avenue
    San Diego, CA
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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.
In 2018, Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla was ranked No. 1 by U.S. News and 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. Our highly skilled Labor and Delivery nurses thrive in an environment where compassionate nursing care, teamwork, and collaboration within the healthcare team is strongly valued.
Join our highly engaged team of Registered Nurses in the Labor and Delivery Department at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla. The Labor and Delivery RN is 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 position is full time (72 hours per pay period), 12-hour night shifts, and located at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla.   The RN will also work in the Post Partum unit.

Job Requirements

Experience/Specialized Skills:
  • At least one (1) year of acute care RN experience within a Labor and Delivery department.  
  • Must be able to speak, read, and follow instructions in English.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Must be able to demonstrate positive behaviors.
Required Education/Certification/Registration:
  • Current CA RN License.
  • Registered nursing degree from an accredited school of nursing.
  • Current American Heart Association BLS Certification for Healthcare Provider.
  • NRP Certification.  
  • AWHONN Fetal Monitoring.
Preferred Education/Training:
  • 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.