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TRAUMA TEAM LEAD - Trauma Administration - Casual - Night

Job ID 1018635


Description

The goal of the Trauma Nurse Team Leader is to provide and ensure optimal care for the injured patient during the resuscitation and diagnostic phases of care. Acts as a representative of the Trauma Service, ensuring that patient care is conducted within practice guidelines approved by the hospital, trauma service, and County. Provides appropriate nursing interventions as required. Utilizes critical thinking, interpersonal, and technical skills. Participates in the coordination and direction of care for the trauma patient, from resuscitation through the diagnostic phases of care. Assures appropriate resources are available for the resuscitation phase of care. Acts as a clinical resource to nursing and ancillary staff for trauma patients throughout the care continuum, promoting and demonstrating an advanced level of nursing care for complex, critically ill patients. Participates in both formal and informal education programs for nursing staff. Acts as preceptor for nursing staff as requested. Assists and participates in planning and conducting both formal and informal trauma educational programs for nursing staff as requested. Participates in data collection as required for maintenance of the Trauma Registry.

Qualifications


Experience/Specialized Skills:
Graduate of NLN accredited ADN, diploma or BSN program.

Required Certification/Registration:Current State of California RN License.American Heart Association BLS, ACLS certificationsTNCC or ATCN provider within one year.

Required Education/Course(s)/Training:PALS, TNCC Instructor, Certification in specialty area (CEN, CCRN, CNRN).

Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Job: RN - Clinical

Primary Location: Central San Diego County-SAN DIEGO-SCRIPPS MERCY HOSPITAL SAN DIEGO Work Locations : SCRIPPS MERCY HOSPITAL SAN DIEGO 4077 FIFTH AVENUE SAN DIEGO 92103

Organization: Scripps Mercy San Diego

Job Posting : Jun 16, 2017, 6:23:12 PM

Benefit Status: CA - CASUAL

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