Sharp HealthCare Advanced Clinician - RN in San Diego, California

Summary

This position offers a great career opportunity for a clinical rehabilitation nurse who demonstrates both leadership and advanced clinical knowledge and skills.The Advanced Clinician serves as team leader in the only rehabilitation nursing clinic in the area, receiving referrals from a variety of sources, with the goal of providing the best possible care to our outpatients requiring rehabilitation nursing services. We have a highly developed team approach and emphasize interdisciplinary care.We are looking for motivated, team focused leader with solid clinical skills who will serve as a clinical expert, educator, preceptor, and mentor.

Successful candidate will work closely with the Clinical Nurse Specialist to advance knowledge of evidence based practice and improve outcomes with quality measures for both the outpatient clinic and the 30 bed Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation Unit at Sharp Memorial Hospital. The inpatient unit specializes in comprehensive care of acute Traumatic Spinal Cord and Brain Injured patients, Stroke patients, neurologically impaired patients, cardiac Left Ventricular Assistive Device (LVAD) patients, and other medically complex patients requiring acute interdisciplinary physical rehabilitation. The staff are passionate about what they do and committed to providing the highest quality care to their patients.

The Outpatient Rehabilitation Nursing Clinic is located in the Sharp Allison De Rose Rehabilitation Center providing comprehensive inpatient and outpatient interdisciplinary rehabilitation services on the Sharp Metropolitan Medical Campus. The clinic is affiliated with Sharp Memorial Hospital, known for outstanding programs in cardiac and vascular care, cancer treatment, orthopedic and neurological services, rehabilitation, robotic surgery and multi-organ transplantation, and has been recognized as a MAGNET®-designated hospital for nursing excellence and is also designated as a Patient-Centered Hospital by Planetree, an organization committed to personalizing, humanizing, and demystifying the hospital experience for patients and their families.

Essential Physical Requirements may include

  • Sitting

  • Walking

  • Standing

  • Twisting (trunk)

  • Twisting (neck)

  • Bending (waist)

  • Flexing/extending (neck)

  • Gripping/grasping

  • Fine manipulation/pinching

  • Reaching below shoulder level

  • Reaching above shoulder level

  • Kneeling

  • Squatting

  • Bed mobilization (scooting/rolling)

  • Lateral transfers (bed to gurney)

  • Bed to chair/wheelchair/commode transfer

  • Car transfers

  • Lift up to 50 pounds

  • Push/pull over 100 pounds

  • Carry up to 25 pounds

Additional physical requirements of position may be discussed during interview.

Sharp HealthCare is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, transgender status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or any other protected class.

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Sharp employees are eligible for a $1000 Employee Referral Bonus

Qualified candidates may be eligible for a Relocation Bonus

Location

This position is located in Serra Mesa, San Diego County

Hours

Full time; Day Shift; 8-hour shift: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM; Monday – Friday; No weekends

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Graduate Nursing School/Program

  • Current unencumbered California RN license

  • Current BLS certification for healthcare providers

  • Two years of recent experience

Preferred Skills and Qualifications

  • Baccalaureate degree in Nursing

  • Acute care Rehabilitation/Physical Medicine inpatient experience

  • Out-patient Rehabilitation/Physical Medicine clinical experience

  • Experience with pelvic floor muscle rehabilitation including urodynamic bladder evaluation, biofeedback and incontinence management; fertility management with spinal cord injury; wound care; pain pump management

  • CRRN credential

  • Advanced Clinician experience

  • Leadership experience

  • Experience with billing management

  • Experience with MediServe and Cerner electronic medical record applications

Job: *RN Jobs

Organization: *70730 - Rehab Outpatient Clinic

Title: Advanced Clinician - RN

Location: San Diego-Memorial Hospital

Requisition ID: 84331