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Payroll Title:



Thornton Intensive Care Unit(427110)

Salary Range

Commensurate with Experience


Thornton Hospital

Appointment Type:

Per Diem

Appointment Percent:



NX Contract

Total Openings:


Work Schedule:

Variable, 12 hrs/day

#61670 Thornton ICU Per Diem RN Pool

Filing Deadline: Fri 10/31/2014


Provides direct care to critical care patients using the nursing process in the clinic setting. Developes and provides treatment plans as requested. Promotes self care through education. Organizes and maintains clinic equipment and supplies.


  • Must have at least 1 year of recent acute care experience in critical care
  • ACLS (ART) Certification required
  • Must possess a valid California RN license and a current BLS (BART) Certification
  • Must have excellent interpersonal and communication skills


  • Bilingual and CCRN preferred

University of California, San Diego (UCSD) Health System is the only university-based medical facility in San Diego, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. We have two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Center, the Sulpizio Family Cardiovascular Center, and several outpatient clinics. UCSD Medical Center, Hillcrest is also a designated Level I Trauma Center and has the only Burn Center in the county. U.S. News and World Report’s 2010-2011 annual "America’s Best Hospitals" report ranks UC San Diego Health System among the best in the nation in five specialty areas: Diabetes & Endocrinology, Geriatrics, Orthopedics, Psychiatry, and Pulmonary. We invite you to join our dynamic team!


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UC San Diego Health System is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and welcomes all qualified applicants. Applicants will receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, or religion or other legally protected status.

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