RN New Grad Resident Program PCU

RN New Grad Resident Program PCU

Common Spirit | Sacramento, CA, 94204, US
Salary Range:$83,000 – $138,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 10 days ago

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Description

Overview

Nestled in the heart of East Sacramento Dignity Health Mercy General Hospital is a 313 bed acute care facility that provides a wide range of services with special advocacy for the poor and underserved. Mercy General is home to the nationally ranked Alex G. Spanos Heart & Vascular Institute. Key achievements and recognitions include: from the Joint Commission; Advanced Joint Replacement Spine Center of Excellence Primary Stroke Center Ventricular Assist Device and Chest Pain Certification. Other accolades include CMS 5 stars Practice Green Health 2021 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade A Level 4 Epilepsy Center and Opioid Stewardship Honor Roll. Mercy General Hospital is proud to foster inclusion and diversity as part of our mission vision and values.

Responsibilities

Position Summary:

The Progressive Care Unit is a 35 bed, high acuity, fast paced Telemetry unit that demands a very high level of critical thinking, team work and organization. The cardiovascular program is high volume in both open and hybrid procedures. The RNs function with a high degree of autonomy and deliver exceptional standards of care, producing some of the best clinical outcomes in the state. Mercy General made the 35 top hospitals for cardiac surgery and ranked 3rd in the state of California, HealthGrades (2022).

Many registered nurses are attracted to our unit for a cutting edge and a high patient care experience. Besides developing the skill set to manage very acute and complex cardiovascular patients, you will also experience direct care with our Coronary Artery bypass graft (CABG), Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR), thoracic endovascular aortic repair (TEVAR) and thoracoabdominal aneurysm repair (TAAA) patients. We also specialize in the heart failure community leading us to managing our implantable mechanical circulatory device such as the Left Ventricular Assistive Device (LVAD).

Our Mission is provide the most comprehensive and advanced patient care in a compassionate environment respecting the whole individual.

We offer the following benefits to support you and your family:

* Health/Dental/Vision Insurance
* Flexible spending accounts
* Voluntary Protection: Group Accident Critical Illness and Identity Theft
* Adoption Assistance
* Free Premium Membership to Care.com with preloaded credits for children and/or dependent adults
* Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for you and your family
* Paid Time Off (PTO)
* Tuition Assistance for career growth and development
* Retirement Programs
* Wellness Programs

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications:

* Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing with a minimum of an Associate's Degree in Nursing required;
* Bachelor's degree in Nursing (BSN) preferred


* 0-12 months of professional nursing (RN) experience
* Active License as a Registered Nurse (RN) in the State in which s/he will be practicing or the state of primary residency if the state is a Nurse Licensure Compact state
* BLS certification - American Heart Association
* Additional certifications may be required based on population(s) served and services provided
* Ability to:
* Deliver excellence in patient care through assessing, formulating nursing diagnoses and establishing goals, planning and implementing intervention, and evaluating patient care outcomes.
* Read, analyze, and interpret hospital policies and procedures, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations.
* Write reports and procedures, and document in the medical record.
* Effectively present information and respond to questions from co-workers, managers, patients, physicians, family members and the general public.
* Calculate figures and amounts such as weights, dosages, flow rates, proportions, percentages and volume.
* Apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.
* Define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
* Interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.
* Critically think and problem solve.
* Read, write and speak English.
* Must be able to complete entire program with a perfect attendance record
* Must be able to work 3 days per week after completing first 12 weeks
* Must be able to work and train on either night or day shifts including holidays
* Must agree to terms and conditions of the program