San Francisco State University

San Francisco State University

School of Nursing

Welcome

Welcome to School of Nursing at San Francisco State University

Mission

The San Francisco State University School of Nursing aims to motivate and educate undergraduate and graduate nursing students to meet the healthcare needs of individuals, families, and communities. Faculty has a passion for teaching using a rich variety of educational methods. We embrace the diversity of our student population, and are committed to educating nurses who serve diverse populations with a focus on social and e...

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Welcome to School of Nursing at San Francisco State University

Mission

The San Francisco State University School of Nursing aims to motivate and educate undergraduate and graduate nursing students to meet the healthcare needs of individuals, families, and communities. Faculty has a passion for teaching using a rich variety of educational methods. We embrace the diversity of our student population, and are committed to educating nurses who serve diverse populations with a focus on social and environmental justice, and health equality. Furthermore, we incorporate evidence-based nursing knowledge, ethical decision-making, and sound clinical judgment into our educational paradigm. Using various educational modalities that include state of the art information technologies, students learn how to provide safe, quality patient-centered care. Our students are prepared to adapt to changing healthcare needs and environments and to serve society through civic engagement and lifelong learning.

The School of Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) and approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing (BRN).

CONTACT
1600 Holloway Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94132
Phone: (415) 338-1802
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  • California Opportunities - Open to new grads! Monterey Area

    Posted Apr 13, 2018 by SF State School of Nursing

    Please click on flyer below to see position information.

  • California Opportunities - Open to new grads! Silicon Valley Area

    Posted Apr 13, 2018 by SF State School of Nursing
  • California Opportunities - Open to new grads! Bakersfield

    Posted Apr 13, 2018 by SF State School of Nursing
  • California Opportunities - Open to new grads!

    Posted Apr 13, 2018 by SF State School of Nursing

    Bakersfield Area.
    Please see flyer below.

  • UCSF Medical Center is Launching it's RN Residency Program!

    Posted Apr 11, 2018 by SF State School of Nursing

    The program is designed for newly graduated and soon to be graduated RNs who have/will have recently graduated with a BSN or MSN degree.

    Positions will be posted by close of business on Wednesday, April 11th and come down on April 20th at 12:01 AM. UCSF welcomes you to apply to any and all positions that are of interest to you. You must independently apply to each positi...

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    The program is designed for newly graduated and soon to be graduated RNs who have/will have recently graduated with a BSN or MSN degree.

    Positions will be posted by close of business on Wednesday, April 11th and come down on April 20th at 12:01 AM. UCSF welcomes you to apply to any and all positions that are of interest to you. You must independently apply to each position you are interested in. Please read each position carefully as all positions have slightly different requirements.

    Departments participating this year are:
    Adult Units: Transplant, Ortho, Hem/Onc, Acute Care, Cardio Vascular, Neurological, Medical Surgical, and ICU
    Pediatric Units: Acute Care, Cardiac ICU, PICU, Intensive Care Nursery, Cardiac Transitional, and Peds Medical Surgical
    Overall, 26 separate units will be hiring across multiple positions.

    Candidates selected for the RN Residency Program will be hired as a Clinical Nurse 1 and must have less than six months of RN employment experience at the time of the program start date.
    Important dates: Interviews will be held from late April to late June. Offers will be extended in mid-summer. The program starts with New Hire Orientation on October 8, 2018.

    Here is what the units are typically looking for:
    •California RN Licensure (NO Interim Permits) by no later than 30 days prior to start date (September 8th).
    •Bachelor of Science in Nursing or higher level degree of nursing education
    •Some teams will require a focused residency, internship, capstone in an acute or critical care academic medical center
    •Less than six months of paid RN employment experience at the time of the program start date - More than 6 months of experience will eliminate your eligibility from the program.
    •A RN graduation date no earlier than January 1, 2017
    •All applicants must be willing to commit to at least two years of full-time employment after the completion of the training program
    •One or more of the following may be required: Active American Heart Association CPR, plus American Heart Association PALS, or NRP certification depending on the specific pediatric team within 6 months of hire
    •The flexibility to orient and work at all UCSF Medical Center locations

    To apply to our positions please go to www.jobs.ucsfmedicalcenter.org, click the search button, then either use the job code search on the left of the screen to search job code “9140” or use the key work search box at the top of the screen for “RN Residency”. We are looking forward to your applications!

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  • Life-Long Medical Care

    Posted Apr 6, 2018 by SF State School of Nursing

    LifeLong Medical Care is a non-profit organization, Federally Qualified Health Center.
    We are seeking a Registered Nurse to be a Practice Manager and shape the growth of an exciting medical house calls program for low-income seniors. This is an exciting brand new role, with an opportunity to use your creativity to improve and expand a team-based model of care across multip...

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    LifeLong Medical Care is a non-profit organization, Federally Qualified Health Center.
    We are seeking a Registered Nurse to be a Practice Manager and shape the growth of an exciting medical house calls program for low-income seniors. This is an exciting brand new role, with an opportunity to use your creativity to improve and expand a team-based model of care across multiple health center settings.

    Please see link for job application and more information.

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  • Utilization Review RN (Redwood City, CA)

    Posted Apr 5, 2018 by SF State School of Nursing

    Position Summary:

    This position will review medical records, benefit, contractual and other guidelines to determine benefit coverage, medical appropriateness including, access, scope availability, and level of care considerations. Position updates and processes member records. Position assists Member Services Dept, Claim Dept. and Physician and ancillary Providers and Heal...

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    Position Summary:

    This position will review medical records, benefit, contractual and other guidelines to determine benefit coverage, medical appropriateness including, access, scope availability, and level of care considerations. Position updates and processes member records. Position assists Member Services Dept, Claim Dept. and Physician and ancillary Providers and Health Plans with issues that require medical interpretation, research or clarification. Position performs audits of various medical records and documentation as needed. Position works closely with Primary Care and Specialist physicians, Medical Director, ancillary providers and case management to coordinate member care. Position performs function of a clinical resource to non-licensed staff. Develops support tools for communication of standards and expectations.

    Responsibilities may include:
    - Reviews and approves prior authorization requests for medical necessity within NCQA timelines using the predetermined criteria provided by the different plans and UM Committee criteria.
    - Responsible for timely and appropriate denial letters that meet standards, coordinating with other team members, printing and distribution of letters.
    - Reviews correct CPT, HCPC, ICD-9 codes for each referral.
    - Clarifies information and answers prior authorization questions from medical offices and providers.
    - Performs audit of prior authorization database to monitor timelines set by NCQA.
    - Prepares frequent emergency room usage information for UM management.
    - Performs audits of various medical records and documentation and implementation of criteria of various staff.
    - Other duties as assigned.

    Minimum Qualifications:

    - Minimum of five (5) years’ experience as an RN. Two (2) years’ experience in a medical insurance environment.
    - Clear and current CA RN license
    - BS or BA.
    - Competent in use of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Windows. Keyboarding skills and the ability to utilize computer equipment and software are required as is experience with other types of standard office equipment. 45wpm and 10 key by touch required.
    - Familiar with multiple medical specialty procedures and diagnoses.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    - Supervisory experience preferred.
    - Physician group experience preferred.
    - HMO/Managed Care experience preferred.
    - Familiarity with an electronic practice management system is preferred.

    For more information and to apply, please visit Dignity Health | Hello humankindness |

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  • VA's Upcoming New Grad Open House 4/21/18

    Posted Mar 29, 2018 by SF State School of Nursing

    The Nurse Recruiters Office at the Veteran Affairs (VA) is excited to announce that we will be hosting a New Grad Open House on Saturday, April 21st, 2018 from 10am-2pm.

  • Nurse Practitioner or Physicians Assistant availability- Pain Management- Palmdale, CA

    Posted Mar 27, 2018 by SF State School of Nursing
  • Nurse Practitioner or Physicians Assistant availability- Outpatient- Bakersfield, CA

    Posted Mar 27, 2018 by SF State School of Nursing

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