Sharp HealthCare Lead Registered Nurse - RN - Primary/Specialty in Chula Vista, California


The Registered Nurse – Lead RN assists patients, staff and physicians as needed to maintain a high level of efficiency of operations and customer service while providing quality care to a designated patient population. Assists the Patient Care Manager and Supervisor with the leadership of the Nursing and Patient Service Representative Staff. P ractices nursing within the scope of practice as designated in the Business and Professions Code of California Nurse Practice Act, and maintains critical skills as outlined in scope of practice (i.e. IV skills). Maintains a productive and effective team and worker friendly environment. Identifies and assists with resolving issues regarding staffing and equipment needs. Partners with physicians in delivering the highest quality patient care and customer service. Acts as a role model, mentor, and resource in giving nursing care and in the development of nursing and Patient Service Representative staff. Utilizes opportunities for teaching with staff.

Sharp Rees-Stealy founded in 1923 is one of the largest multi-specialty medical group in San Diego. This role will oversee 11 direct reports in the following departments: internal medicine, family medicine, neurology, rheumatology, cardiology, musculoskeletal clinic/sports medicine, ear/nose/throat, nephrology, injection procedure clinic and podiatry.

With 400 primary and specialty care physicians providing care at 20 facilities throughout the region, Sharp Rees-Stealy Medical Group is one of the largest, most comprehensive medical groups in San Diego County, and is recognized for excellence in patient satisfaction and clinical care. For patient convenience and improved coordination of care, Sharp Rees-Stealy offers services like laboratory, radiology, physical therapy and urgent care within each clinic or nearby.

Physical Requirements

Alternates walking, standing, and sitting throughout the day. Assist patients with preparation for examination. Transfer medium to large patients, up to 200 pounds, to and from wheelchair and exam table. Sits at computer terminal and uses keyboard 4-6 hrs/day w/repetitive wrist motion. Operates medical equipment which involves manual dexterity. Reads handwritten and printed text. Reaches overhead. Stoops/bends/kneels. Lifts up to 25 lbs. medical supplies, charts and equipment. Uses telelphone regularly. Must be able to hear and speak clearly by telephone.

Sharp HealthCare is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, transgender status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or any other protected class.

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This position is located in Chula Vista, San Diego County


8-hour shift: 8:30am-5:30pm, weekends as needed

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Current unencumbered California Registered Nurse (RN) license

  • Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)/Basic Life Support (BLS) certification

  • Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification

  • Minimum three (3) years related RN work experience

  • Leadership experience

  • IV proficient

Preferred Skills and Qualifications

  • Ambulatory care experience

Job: *Nursing Management Jobs

Organization: *71320 - Nursing Administration

Title: Lead Registered Nurse - RN - Primary/Specialty

Location: Chula Vista-SRS Chula Vista Main

Requisition ID: 81461