[LocationThis position is located in Kearny Mesa, CA (San Diego County) Hours 8-hour variable shifts, primarily Day (7:00 am - 3:30 pm) and Evening (3:00 pm - 11:30 pm) shifts; every other weekend Per Diem position Required Skills and Qualifications
- Current unencumbered California Registered Nurse licensure
- Has worked as a nurse in a clinical setting within the last year
- Recent relevant clinical experience including a minimum of 1 year in an acute care hospital setting
- Good interpersonal skills and clinical expertise to make sound placement decisions
- Ability to work effectively in an interdisciplinary team
- Able to demonstrate competence with a variety of computer systems
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
- BSN degree
- Three to five years clinical (acute care/hospital) RN experience
Essential Physical Requirements of the 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 Per Diem Bed Placement Coordinators are responsible for the coordination of activities to enhance patient placement and throughput. Uses effective clinical, communication and interpersonal skills to collaborate with key persons, physicians and departments to facilitate and maximize patient throughput. Bed Placement Coordinators are experienced nurses who are part of a process which manages patient placement for each of the hospitals in the Sharp Health Care system. Working from the Centralized Patient Placement Center located at Spectrum, these nurses help to implement this innovative program. Bed Placement Coordinators must be flexible, creative, detail oriented, computer literate and have excellent telephone skills. The Patient Management Center is department at the Sharp System level that is responsible for the patient placement function at all of the Sharp HealthCare acute facilities, with the exception of Sharp Mesa Vista. Staff in the Patient Management Center will be responsible for placing direct admissions and working with physicians looking to transfer their patients to Sharp HealthCare from an outside facility. Sharp System Services have campuses located in the communities of Kearny Mesa and Serra Mesa and consist of the Spectrum location, the Ruffin Road location and Sharp Operations Center (SOC). These offices provide the centralized integrated system support services to the operating entities within the system. These services include: Strategic Planning, Business Development, Information Technology, Compliance, Internal Audit, Legal, Risk Management and Insurance, Contracts, Human Resources, Facilities Management and Development, Clinical Effectiveness, Finance, Nursing, Systems Supply Chain Services, Marketing and Communications, The Sharp Experience and Sharp University.