This position is located in Chula Vista.
Required Skills and Qualifications
- Current unencumbered CA RN license
- Current CPR and ACLS
- Three to five years Cath Lab and/or Critical Care experience
- Two years management/leadership experience
- Knowledge of cardiology cath lab procedures
Preferred Skills and Qualifications
Provide twenty-four (24) hour administrative authority, responsibility, and accountability for the planning, operating, staffing, and coordinating of the Cath Lab, Non-invasive Cardiology and Cardiac Rehab to ensure the delivery of high quality, cost effective patient care. Department consists of approximately 40 FTEs to inlude RNs, Cardiovascular Techs and ancillary staff. Participates in establishing goals, standards, policies, procedures, and protocols for nursing services and assigned areas of responsibility in accordance with the mission of Sharp HealthCare. Maintains quality patient care through the use of clinical expertise and improved nursing practice. Facilitates and resolves issues that affect the quality of service provided to patients and physicians. Supervises staff including hiring, evaluating, coaching, counseling, and assuring that performance appraisals are completed on time. Plans for the efficient and effective use of staff skill sets and workloads. Manages operations in accordance with established standards of practice, policy, and regulatory requirements. Participates in budget development as needed and maintains a budget consistent with hospital goals and objectives. Builds relationships and rounds consistently with management, clinical staff, and other healthcare team members to facilitate program goals and outcomes. Demonstrates strong team building skills and effectively institutes change supporting unit, level of care, and organizational goals. Consistently communicates in a positive and timely manner with staff members, Sharp employees, physicians, patients and visitors.
The Cath Lab consists of 2 labs and works with Physicians to do a variety of procedures including STEMI and Electrophysicilogy studies and Peripheral studies. Non-Invasive Cardiology consists of Echo, EKG and Nurse lead stress testing. Cardiac Rehab is a growing area for out-patient services.
As the leading provider of health care services in the South Bay, Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center is a 343 bed facility that delivers high-quality care designed to meet the needs of the community. Home to the region’s most comprehensive heart program, it also has the area’s only radiation oncology center and certified community hospital cancer program. The hospital has San Diego County’s only comprehensive Bloodless Medicine and Surgery Center, which serves patients who wish to avoid blood transfusions for personal or religious reasons.
Sharp Chula Vista recently more than doubled the size of its Emergency Department and opened the new Douglas and Nancy Barnhart Cancer Center, a unique healing environment with the most advanced medical technology available for cancer treatment.
Sharp HealthCare is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer (M/F/D/V).
Each new hire candidate who is offered employment must pass a physical evaluation, urine drug screen and pre-employment background checks before starting work.
Keywords: 53552, Manager Cardiac Services