REGISTERED NURSE - RN - Trauma Observation

Scripps Health
San Diego, CA
Post Date:
January 10, 2019

At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support, respect that has been repeatedly recognized as one of the nations Top 100 Places to work.


Youll be surrounded by people committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and their teammates.  So if youre open to change, go ahead and unlock your potential.


Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego is located in the heart of Hillcrest, and our entire team  from physicians, nurses and clinical support staff to chaplains and volunteers  is committed to providing the highest quality of health care. In 2018, Scripps Mercy Hospital San Diego was ranked as 'high performing' by U.S. News & World Report in nephrology.


 Our highly engaged nurses on the Trauma Observation unit provide exceptional care to high acuity patients, working to ensure that their physical, mental, and psychological needs are taken care of.   Our nurses thrive in a culture that is team-oriented and where everyone takes pride in what they do.


We invite you to join our team of Registered Nurses responsible for  providing direct patient care within the scope of his/her practice. Patient care includes assessment, planning and implementing a plan of care and evaluating patients' progress towards expected outcomes. With quality patient and family-centered care in mind, the RN takes primary responsibility for the patients' care as delivered by the Care Team under his/her supervision. Works collaboratively with other members of the patient care team to ensure optimal patient care.


This is a 12 hour, full time, night shift position (0.9 FTE  72 hours per pay period).

Required Experience/Specialized Skills:

  • Minimum of 1 year recent RN experience in an acute care setting.

  • Must be able to speak, read and follow instructions in English.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills.

  • Must be able to demonstrate positive behaviors.


Required Certification/Registration:

  • Current CA RN License

  • BLS certification from the American Heart Association.


Required Education/Course(s)/Training:

  • Registered nursing degree from an accredited school of nursing.

  • Bachelor's degree in nursing preferred.



Scripps Health is repeatedly named on the Fortune Magazines 100 Best Companies to work for, only San Diego-based company and Beckers 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 identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Job: RN - Clinical
Primary Location : Central San Diego County-SAN DIEGO-SCRIPPS MERCY HOSPITAL SAN DIEGO
Organization : 4077 FIFTH AVENUE
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