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#89579 (RN) Per Diem Clinical Nurse - OB/GYN Clinic

Filing Deadline: Thu 9/28/2017

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.

This position is for a Registered Nurse in a busy Ob/Gyn clinic. Must be willing to learn a variety of duties including antenatal testing, diabetic obstetric case management and limited Ob ultrasounds. The duties of this position may include antenatal testing, limited OB ultrasound, and diabetic case management.

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.

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

  • AWHONN Certification.

  • One (1) year of Women's Health/Labor & Delivery RN experience.

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

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • BSN.

  • Two to three (2-3) years of Women's Health/Labor & Delivery RN experience.

  • CDE (Certified Diabetic Educator).

  • Advanced Fetal Monitoring Certification & experience.

  • Limited OB Ultrasound Certification.

  • Bilingual: English/Spanish.

  • Diabetes experience highly preferred.

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.

  • May work occasional holiday or day when clinic is closed to routine patients.

  • Shifts may vary between 8 and 10 hours/day. Monday through Friday varied as well.


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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UC San Diego Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: http://www-hr.ucsd.edu/saa/nondiscr.html

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UCSD Health Sys
Payroll Title:
NURSE PD
Department:
Women's Health Services
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
Worksite:
Hillcrest Medical Center
Appointment Type:
Per Diem
Appointment Percent:
20%
Union:
NX Contract
Total Openings:
3
Work Schedule:
Days, 10 hrs/day, Mon through Fri varied