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Sharp HealthCare Lead Clinical Nurse - RN, Psych G-PATH, Sharp Grossmont Hospital in La Mesa, California

Sharp HealthCare

Facility:Sharp Grossmont Hospital

CityLa Mesa

DepartmentPsych G-PATH

Job Status

Full-Time

Shift

Day Job

FTE

1.0

Shift Start Time

8:30 AM

Shift End Time

5 PM

Location

This position is located in La Mesa, San Diego County

Hours

Full-time; 8 hour shift; day shift; 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM; including every other weekend

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Graduate of Nursing School

  • Current unencumbered California Registered Nurse license

  • Current BLS certification for Healthcare Providers

  • Two years recent Psych RN experience

Preferred Skills and Qualifications

  • Bachelors of Science Degree in Nursing

  • Three years recent Psych RN experience

  • One year leadership experience

  • Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing Certification

Physical requirements of position may be discussed during interview.

Sharp HealthCare is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Summary

The Clinical Nurse Lead - RN position offers great opportunity to widen one's horizon in clinical competencies and nursing leadership. This role is dynamic and offers flexibility and opportunity for teaching, mentoring and leadership. This position demonstrates clinical competence and positive leadership and working collaboratively with the multi-disciplinary team. We are looking for a candidate who is motivated to participate in quality improvement unit activities, coach staff in compliance with behavior standards, enhancement of clinical performance and oversee daily operation of the department.

Grossmont Psychiatric Assessment Treatment and Healing (G-PATH) is a 15 bed unit at Sharp Grossmont Hospital. Patients 18 and older are admitted on the basis of established criteria and must have a primary psychiatric diagnosis. The unit will have a limit of 23 hours, 59 minutes. The hours of operation will be 24/7. This unit is a comfortable ‘milieu’ where all patients are housed. Each patient is provided his or her own recliner to rest in. The unit is separate from the ED.

Sharp Grossmont Hospital is the largest not-for-profit, full-service acute care hospital in the region with 536 beds. The hospital has outstanding programs in heart care, orthopedics, rehabilitation, robotic surgery, mental health, stroke care and women’s health. In addition, the hospital’s Emergency and Critical Care Center is one of the most technologically advanced emergency and intensive care facilities in the nation.

Sharp Grossmont Hospital is nationally recognized as a MAGNET®-designated hospital for patient care and nursing practices. This designation is the “gold standard” for patient care and nursing excellence and is the highest honor awarded by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

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