REQUIRED -At least 2 years recent experience in acute care and/or ICU/inpatient medical-surgical nursing. -BSN required -Possession of valid California RN license. -Graduation from an accredited school of nursing. -Passing of UCDMC Performance Demonstrations, Policy Review and Medication Exam. -Ability to work overtime as necessary. -Outstanding interpersonal skills. -Excellent communication skills to interact with tact and diplomacy with administrative, physicians, and staff at all levels. -Ability to engage in collaborative problem-solving and negotiation with staff and colleagues. -Clinical knowledge and skills necessary to participate in the design and interpretation of clinical outcomes research and reporting projects. -Organization skills to prioritize workload and meet deadlines, develop and carry out project assignment in an efficient and timely manner
PREFERRED -Quality experience -Database data entry and/or management experience. -Quality improvement or patient safety knowledge and experience. -MSN/NP strongly preferred.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENT -THIS POSITION MAY BE SUBJECT TO A CRIMINAL BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION, DRUG SCREEN, LIVE SCAN FINGERPRINTING, MEDICAL EVALUATION CLEARANCE, AND FUNCTIONAL CAPACITY ASSESSMENT