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Registered Nurse

Surgical Care Affiliates
San Diego, CA 92101
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Location: US-CA-San Diego
Type: Full Time Employee
# of Openings: 1


SCA, a leader in the outpatient surgery industry, strategically partners with health plans, medical groups and health systems across the country to develop and optimize surgical facilities. SCA operates more than 210 surgical facilities, including ambulatory surgery centers and surgical hospitals, in partnership with approximately 7,500 physicians. For more information on SCA, visit www.scasurgery.com.

Facility Description:

Surgical Center of San Diego is a multi-specialty surgery center located in Sorrento Valley, just 20 minutes north of San Diego. We have 5 operating rooms. Our teammates are among the best in the industry in terms of experience and professionalism. We work toward efficiency in our fast paced center but never at the expense of patient safety. We live by our SCA values and they drive everything we do. We are 100% committed to the values of Clinical Quality, Integrity, Service Excellence, Teamwork, Accountability, and Continuous Improvement.

Accountabilities / Responsibilities

We are currently recruiting for Full-Time RNs in all areas of our facility. Our ideal candidate will be multitalented in all services we offer or be willing to train to any services in which they are not currently proficient. Candidate should understand the dynamics of a surgery center in terms of scope, pace, and sharing of facility responsibilities.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Provides safe patient care by verifying proper patient identification, following time-out protocols, and ensuring that resources and supplies are available to maintain a safe surgical environment.
  • Assesses the patient's condition prior to transportation to the surgical suite, before start of procedure, and in the recovery process. Works with teammates and physicians to develop the care plan for the patient undergoing surgery.
  • Prepares and recovers the patient by meeting knowledge gaps, providing emotional support and clinical expertise.
  • Prepares and recovers the patient by providing a safe environment for the patient.
  • Participates in proper hand-off of patient care.
  • Ensures the goals of the facility are met through personal ownership and investment in the success of the facility. Promotes growth of others through precepting, mentoring, and orientation when appropriate.
  • Serves as a positive, clinical role model to facilitate staff development and a positive work environment. Provides feedback to supervisors and other teammates in a constructive manner.


  • BSN preferred, however Associates degree in nursing from an accredited nursing program may be acceptable.
  • 1-2 years of experience in pre/post-op preferable but not required.
  • Current RN licensure in the state of California required.
  • Certification in BLS and ACLS.

EEO Statement

We value Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging at Surgical Care Affiliates: SCA is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin, disability and genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug - free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

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Posted: 2020-07-24 Expires: 2020-08-24

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