111393 - (RN) Registered Nurse - Burn Clinic
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#111393 (RN) Registered Nurse - Burn ClinicInitial Review Date: Thu 9/2/2021
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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 their families.
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 one (1) year of Burn RN experience.
- ABLS (Advanced Burn Life Support) Certification.
- Pediatric experience and PALS Certification.
- 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 needs.
Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
Selected candidate may be hired at the CNIII level pending review and approval by the Nurse Executive Council.
Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).
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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