Nurse Practitioner - NP

Sharp Healthcare San Diego, CA
Location

This position is located in Serra Mesa, CA (San Diego)

Hours

10-hour variable day shift position; weekends as needed

Part-time (0.75 FTE) 60 hours per pay period

Required Skills and Qualifications

* MSN degree or related Health Care degree

* Current unencumbered California Registered Nurse licensure

* Current unencumbered California NP certification

* Current BLS

Preferred Skills and Qualifications

* Critical Care or Emergency Department experience strongly desired

* Three to Five years' experience as a trauma nurse in a designated trauma center

* Prior experience as a NP in the acute care setting strongly desired

* Current ACLS strongly preferred

* DEA Controlled Substance Registration

* Experience with trauma registry

* Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC), Advanced Trauma Care for Nurses (ATCN) and/or Advanced Training Life Support (ATLS)

* Management of Primary, Secondary and Tertiary conditions, Transfer and Discharge, Medication Management and Furnishing and Chest Tube Removal from Pleural space

* Completion of wound management course including simple suturing

* Knowledge and experience with Research Protocols

* Bilingual (English/Spanish)

Summary

The part-time Trauma NP is an integral member of the Sharp Memorial Hospital's (SMH) interdisciplinary trauma team that provides, facilitates, and improves the quality of care for trauma patients at this Level II Trauma Center. Clinical areas of work will include SICU, IMU, and the Trauma Resuscitation Room. The administrative responsibilities include committee membership, educator, and research project exposure.

The Trauma NP is a member of the SMH Trauma Service which is comprised of the Trauma Medical Director, Trauma Surgeons, Trauma Program Manager, Trauma NP, Trauma Care Specialist, Trauma Registrar and Trauma Administrative Secretary.

Sharp Memorial Hospital — the first hospital in San Diego with all private patient rooms — is dedicated to providing the highest-quality, patient-centered care and consists of 368 beds. Designed to promote comfort and healing with the use of natural light and soothing colors, the hospital offers the latest medical technology and is home to San Diego's largest, most modern Emergency and Trauma Center.

Sharp Memorial is known for outstanding programs in cardiac and vascular care, cancer treatment, orthopedic and neurological services, rehabilitation, robotic surgery and multiorgan 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 of position may be discussed at time of 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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