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#89313 (RN) Clinical Nurse II/III- Moores Multi-Specialty

Initial Review Date: Fri 9/1/2017

UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 08/07/17 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor. Eligible Disability Counseling and Consulting services (DCC) or Special Selection clients should contact their Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor for assistance.

DESCRIPTION

UC San Diego Health is a Magnet designated organization, which is a prestigious recognition that applies to only 6% of all U.S. hospitals. Magnet is the “gold standard” for nursing excellence and is based on strengths in five key areas which include transformational leadership, structural empowerment, exemplary professional practice, new knowledge, innovation and improvements and empirical quality results. UC San Diego Health has held its Magnet status since 2011.

The Multi-Specialty Clinic brings together specialists in medical oncology, surgical oncology, hematology oncology, and gynecologic oncology. This is a oncology nurse case manager position for the Moores Cancer Center Multi Specialty Clinic. Variable hours and covering various disease teams with primary focus on GI patients. Coverage for sick calls, vacation, and messaging coverage for the case management team.

The Nurse Case Manager needs to have strong clinical and communication skills to collaborate and coordinate with oncology health care teams in ensuring optimal care for patients and families with cancer in busy outpatient oncology clinic.

Autonomous nursing care is the ability of a nurse to assess and provide nursing actions as appropriate for patient care populations based on competence, professional expertise, and knowledge. The nurse is expected to practice autonomously consistent with ANA Standards of Practice and Professional Performance. Independent judgment is expected to be exercised within the context of interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary approaches to patient care.

All performance expectations associated with this position are performed at the PRACTITIONER Level.

While not required, a cover letter is highly recommended when applying to this position.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • RN license issued by the State of California.

  • Must be a graduate from an accredited school of Nursing.

  • BART or BLS at time of hire with commitment to get BART within six (6) months of hire date.

  • Must have a minimum of six (6) months of active nursing experience.

  • Recent hospital and outpatient experience in Oncology.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • BSN or MSN.
  • Oncology Certification (OCN).
  • Two (2+) or more years of medical and/or surgical oncology experience.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

  • Must be able to work various hours, days, shifts, on-call and various locations based on the 24-hour Medical Center's business needs.

  • Selected candidate may be hired at the CNIII level pending review and approval by the Nurse Executive Council.


UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, and several outpatient clinics. UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest is a designated Level I Trauma Center and has the only Burn Center in the county. We invite you to join our dynamic team!

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UCSD Health Sys
Payroll Title:
CLIN NURSE 2
Department:
Cancer Center Clinic, Multi-Speciality
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
Worksite:
Moores Cancer Center
Appointment Type:
Career
Appointment Percent:
100%
Union:
NX Contract
Total Openings:
3
Work Schedule:
Variable, variable, Monday-Saturday