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REGISTERED NURSE (RN) Progressive Care Unit in San Diego, CA at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla

Date Posted: 11/13/2018

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    9888 Genesee Avenue
    San Diego, CA
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Job Description

Registered Nurse (RN) – Progressive Care Unit – Scripps La Jolla
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.
 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.  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.
 Join our Trauma and Stroke Step Down Unit which has 20 beds (12 PCU and 8 Medical Surgical). This fast-paced, busy unit sees patients who come directly from the Trauma ER or ICU. There is CNA bedside support with a nurse to patient ratio of 3:1 for Step Down and 4:1 for Medical Surgical.
 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. If you have a strong interest in growth and development of your nursing career, this is the place to do it. 
This position is a 12 hour full time (72 hours per pay period) night shift position with benefits.

Job Requirements

Required Education/Experience/Specialized Skills:
  • Registered nursing degree from an accredited school of nursing.
  • One (1) year of recent RN experience in an acute care setting within hospital environment.
  • California Registered Nurse License
  • Current BLS, ACLS (American Heart Association) and NIHSS certification
  • Must be able to speak, read and follow instructions in English
  • Must be able to demonstrate positive behaviors.
Preferred Education/Experience/Specialized Skills/Certification:
  • Bachelor's degree in nursing
  • Six (6) months of RN Progressive Care 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.