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Clinical Nurse IV - Psych Medicine - F/T- Variable at Careers | UC Irvine Health - 9871

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Updated: December 10, 2018
Job Family: Nursing

Job Description & Salary Range

UC Title:                                    Clinical Nurse IV

Position Number:                    10007112

Reports to:                               Neuropsych Nurse Manager

Working Title:                          Clinical Nurse IV

Cost Center:                             Psych Medicine (6144)

Bargaining Unit:                      NX

FLSA:                                        Nonexempt

Job Code:                                 9137

Shift:                                         Variable Shift

Hours:                                       40.00


Position Summary: 

The Staff Nurse Leader oversees clinical functions related to the delivery of patient care, the quality of nursing practice and the standards of care for the assigned shift. Coordinates patient care activities by directing staff and functions on the unit, while maintaining clinical nursing practice skills and unit specific expertise. Performs professional nursing duties that incorporate the psychomotor and age appropriate cognitive skills of the patient/family/significant other to assess, plan, intervene and advocate for the patient on an ongoing basis throughout the continuum of care. Provides break relief coverage for the shift. Troubleshoots and resolves issues as they arise. Functions as a role model and clinical resource to staff and patients.


Salary Range: 

Rate    Minimum  $47.86   Midpoint  $56.79   Maximum  $65.72


Required Qualifications:

Ability to read, write and communicate effectively in English

Ability to work variable shifts including evenings, nights, weekends, and holidays

All external candidates must have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing                                                                               

Basic Life Support

Complete understanding of patient classification system & staffing requirements for the patient population

Minimum of 3 years recent clinical nursing experience in Adult Acute Care

Must have 3 recent leadership roles which may include leading a project, implementing a change project, skills lab, practice council chair, charge nurse, etc.

RN Certification in specialty area

Registered Nurse


Preferred Qualifications:

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Bilingual skills to communicate effectively with patients and families

Understanding of applicable regulatory requirements


Physical, Mental & Environmental Demands:

To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation. 

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