REGISTERED NURSE (RN) PACU in San Diego, CA at Scripps Memorial Hospital Encinitas

Date Posted: 7/20/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Per Diem
  • Location:
    354 Santa Fe Drive
    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.

Join a winning team supporting the PACU Department as a PACU Registered Nurse. Working together you’ll bring your expertise, compassion, and excellence to all we do. The ideal candidate will thrive in a fast paced environment and enjoy providing world class customer service.

The PACU Registered Nurse provides 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. The PACU RN takes primary responsibility for the patients' care as delivered by the Care Team under his/her supervision. The PACU RN will cross train in Pre-Op to prep patients for surgery. You will also work collaboratively with other members of the patient care team to ensure optimal patient care.

This is a Casual 12 hour shift with varied start times and call required.

Job Requirements


  • 1 year PACU experience
  • Must be able to speak, read and follow instructions in English.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and must be able to demonstrate positive behaviors.
  • Current CA RN License. Current BLS and ACLS.


  • Bachelor's degree in nursing preferred.
  • 2 years PACU 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, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.