Clinical Nurse II (Limited Term)
Company: University of California - Merced
Posted on: June 24, 2019
Clinical Nurse II (Limited Term)
Health and Counseling
Student Health Services
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The University of California, Merced, is the newest of the
University of California system's 10 campuses and the first
American research university built in the 21st century. With nearly
8,000 undergraduate and graduate students, UC Merced offers an
environment that combines a commitment to diversity, inclusion,
collaboration and professional development. With bachelor's,
master's and doctoral degree programs, strong research and academic
partnerships, and community involvement, the UC Merced campus is
continually evolving and requires talented, knowledgeable and
dynamic educators, researchers, management and staff.
Ranked among the best public universities in the nation by U.S.
News and World Report, UC Merced is uniquely equipped to provide
educational opportunities highly qualified students from the San
Joaquin Valley and throughout California. The campus enjoys a
special connection with nearby Yosemite National Park, is on the
cutting edge of sustainability in construction and design, and
supports the economic development of Merced and the region.
In Fall 2016, UC Merced broke ground on a $1.3 billion
public-private partnership that is unprecedented in higher
education. The Merced 2020 Project will nearly double the physical
capacity of the campus by 2020, enhancing academic distinction,
student success and research excellence. In 2018, UC Merced opened
the Downtown Campus Center, a $33 million, three-story
administrative building located in the heart of Merced.
The Registered Nurse (RN) provides clinical and educational
services in support of the overall population of the Student Health
Center. Working independently and under general supervision,
implements the nursing care process in accordance with physician
orders and established policies and procedures. Provides nursing
services to patients in accordance with the scope of the RN as
defined by the California Board of Nursing. This position works in
collaboration with the Medical Director on issues of professional
practice and performance. This position works with the Medical
Director on issues of efficiency, patient flow, teamwork, and
Required: Graduation from an accredited Bachelors of Science in
Nursing, Associate Degrees in Nursing, or Nursing Diploma
Required: Three (3) years of clinical nursing experience including
one (1) year of ambulatory care/emergency nursing.
Must have current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of
Must have current certification in BLS/CPR.
Knowledge of scope of the registered nurse and unlicensed assistive
Knowledge and appropriate application of the nursing process.
Knowledge of professional theory, practice, and procedure.
Ability to assess nursing needs of acute and chronically ill
Able to independently seek out resources and work
Ability to establish and maintain effective working
Competent in BLS/CPR and/or other specialized life support
requirements and maintain certification.
Able to record activities, document assessments, plan of care
interventions, evaluation, and re-evaluation of patient status.
Able to use computer and learn new software programs.
Able to navigate the entity to provide patient care.
Working knowledge of procedures and techniques involved in
administering routine and special treatment to patients.
Working knowledge of infection control procedures and techniques
involved in administering routine and special treatment to
Working knowledge of appropriate Accreditation Association for
Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC) and other regulatory
Knowledge of patient rights and responsibilities, rules of
confidentiality, and patient privacy.
Knowledge of SHS departments, services, and locations.
Working knowledge of clinical services policies and procedures.
Click on the link below to use our new on-line application
If you do not have internet access you may mail your application,
resume, and cover letter to: University of California, Merced, 5200
North Lake Rd., Merced CA 95343. Please list the job number on the
The University of California, Merced is an Equal
Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive
excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age,
protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by
the UC nondiscrimination policy. For the complete University of
California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see:
As of January 1, 2014 the University of California, Merced will be
a smoke and tobacco free workplace. Information and the Smoke and
Tobacco Free policy is available at
E-Verify: Effective September 8, 2009, all employers who receive
Federal contracts and grants are required to comply with E-Verify,
an Internet-based system operated by the Department of Homeland
Security (DHS) in partnership with the Social Security
Administration (SSA). E-Verify electronically verifies employment
eligibility by comparing information provided on the I-9 form to
records in the DHS and SSA databases. Certain positions funded by
federal contracts/subcontracts requires UC Merced to notify job
applicants that an E-Verify check will be conducted and the
successful candidate must pass the E-Verify check.
For information on the comprehensive benefits package offered by
the University of California visit:
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