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RN - SPECIALIZED SERVICES -ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY in San Diego, CA at Scripps Clinic - Torrey Pines

Date Posted: 5/14/2019

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Job Description

RN - Specialized Services– Ortho Surgery Ambulatory Clinic (this is not in the OR/Pre OP or /PACU)  
 
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 Clinic is located on the Scripps Green Hospital campuses located in Torrey Pines.  With our commitment to quality patient care, we invite you to join our highly engaged Care team.  Join our Orthopedic Surgery team as a Specialized Services RN, Lead working together, you’ll bring your expertise, compassion and excellence to all we do.
 
Within this role the RN will have significant interaction with patients including education regarding surgery and recovery, rounding on patients in the hospital and managing associated paper work; chart prep, order entry, prior authorizations and medication refills as well as extensive phone communication.   You will use minimal hands-on nursing skills but will support surgeons with wound care, staple removal, suture removal, and dressing changes. 
 
This is a Full-time, 8 hour, Day shift position, varying start times available
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Job Requirements

Required:
•          Prior RN experience   
•          Current California RN License
•          American Heart Association BLS for the Health Care Provider
•          Requires critical thinking skills around post-operative complications, understanding and identifying patients with abnormal outcomes and managing the care continuum to achieve positive outcomes. 
•          Excellent interpersonal skills
Preferred:
•           One or more years RN experience in an ambulatory/clinic environment
•          Familiar with the surgical process and clinic workflows
•          BSN
 
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. Normal 0 false false false EN-US X-NONE X-NONE