Staff Nurse, Medical Surgical

Staff Nurse, Medical Surgical

Sutter Health | Santa Cruz, CA, 95065, US
Salary Range:$117,000 – $137,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 22 days ago

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Description

Organization:

PAMF-Sutter Maternity and Surg Ctr

Position Overview:

Performs routine assignments and develops competence by performing structured work assignments. Accountable for the assessment, coordination delivery and evaluation of nursing care, including direct patient care, patient/family education and transitions of care. Delivers holistic and individualized care to all patients in assigned area. Develops, implements, manages/coordinates an optimal interdisciplinary plan of care that incorporates psychological, sociocultural, spiritual, economic, and life-style factors. Fosters and maintains collaborative relationships between patients, their family/support group, physicians, and other healthcare providers through timely and effective communications. Adheres to hospital polices, industry standards, best practices, and applicable laws/regulations and codes to promote a quality, highly reliable patient experience. Engages in continuous growth and development in professional nursing practice.

Job Description:

EDUCATION

Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.

CERTIFICATION & LICENSURE

RN-Registered Nurse of California

BLS-Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider

DEPARTMENT REQUIRED CERTIFICATION & LICENSURE

ACLS-Advanced Cardiac Life Support

SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE

Demonstrated general knowledge and competence with regard to nursing theories, concepts and practices; medical terminology; anatomy; and physiology.

Working knowledge of the healthcare industry, safety precaution policies, best practices regarding patient care and privacy, and changes in local/state/federal regulations.

Possess written and verbal communications skills to explain sensitive information clearly and professionally to diverse audiences, including non-medical people.

Basic knowledge of computer applications, such as Microsoft Office Suite (Word and Outlook), Electronic Health Record (EPIC preferred).

Prioritize assignments and work within standardized policies, procedures, and scientific methods to achieve objectives and meet deadlines.

Work independently, as well as be part of the team, including accomplishing multiple tasks in an environment with interruptions.

Identify, evaluate and resolve standard problems by selecting appropriate solutions from established options.

Ensure the privacy of each patient's protected health information (PHI).

Build collaborate relationships with peers and other healthcare providers to achieve departmental and corporate objectives.

License/Certifications:

ACLS-Advanced Cardiac Life Support - American Heart Association, AFM-Advanced Fetal Monitoring - Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses, BLS-Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider - American Heart Association, CWOCN-Certified Wound Ostomy Continence Nurse - Wound, Ostomy and Continence Nursing, NRP-Neonatal Resuscitation Provider - American Academy of Pediatrics, PALS-Pediatric Advanced Life Support - American Heart Association, RN-Registered Nurse of California - California Department of Consumer Affairs, TNCC-Trauma Nursing Corp Course - Emergency Nurses Association

Education:

Job Shift:

Nights

Schedule:

Per Diem/Casual

Shift Hours:

8

Days of the Week:

Variable

Weekend Requirements:

Rotating Weekends

Benefits:

No

Unions:

No

Position Status:

Non-Exempt

Weekly Hours:

1

Employee Status:

Per Diem/Casual

Number of Openings:

1

This position may regularly work, store, prepare, receive, unpack, transport, dispose of, or administer drug(s) identified as hazardous, or potentially hazardous, by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) for purposes of USP 800.

Sutter Health Affiliates are equal opportunity employers EOE/M/F/Disability/Veterans.