#106807 (RN) Registered Nurse - Burn ICU
Company: University of California - San Diego Medical Cente
Location: San Diego
Posted on: November 22, 2020
#106807 (RN) REGISTERED NURSE - BURN ICU
Filing Deadline: Tue 11/24/2020
Please note that this position is a part-time appointment.
UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 11/20/2020 for
consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants
should contact their Employment Advisor.
Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 12/01/2020. Eligible Special
Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for
Current UC San Diego Health RN/NP applicants will be considered
after the first 7 days of job posting. All additional applicants
will be considered after 14 days of job posting, pending the status
of the initial internal RN/NP applicant pool.
UC San Diego Health is a Magnet designated organization, which is a
prestigious recognition that applies to only 10% 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 outcomes. UC San Diego Health has held its Magnet
status since 2011.
The UC San Diego Health Regional Burn Center, an American Burn
Association verified Burn Center at Hillcrest provides
comprehensive burn services for San Diego and Imperial Counties,
and is internationally recognized for burn research and advanced
practice. The Burn Center includes 8 critical care beds to treat
the most seriously burned patients, 10 intermediate beds, and a
full-time burn outpatient clinic. There are approximately 400
inpatients, 3,000 burn clinic visits and 2,500 Wound Center patient
visits per year. Working in a Burn Center offers staff the
opportunity to develop long-term relationships with patient and
The Burn ICU seeks an experienced critical care or critical care
step-down nurse with education and training to care for infants
through seniors. 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.
While not required, a cover letter is highly recommended when
applying to this position.
Must be a graduate from an accredited school of nursing.
RN License issued by the State of California.
BLS/CPR and ACLS certifications at time of hire with commitment to
get UCSD ART within six (6) months of hire date.
Minimum two (2) years of recent ICU RN experience, with education
and training to care for infants through seniors. (If insufficient
applicant pool, department may consider applicants with a minimum
two years of PCU RN experience.)
* Recent Burn experience and ABLS (Advanced Burn Life Support)
* Pediatric experience and PALS Certification.
* Two (2+) or more years of acute care ICU RN experience.
* Bilingual: English/Spanish.
* Must be able to work various hours, days, shifts, on-call and
various locations based on the 24-hour Medical Center's business
Employment is subject to a criminal background check and
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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prior to the initial closing date. If a job has an extended
deadline, applications/resumes will be considered during the
extension period; however, a job may be filled before the extended
date is reached.
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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
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