Registered Nurse - Diagnotic Imaging/ PET/ Interventional Radiology

  • Sutter Health
  • Sacramento, CA
  • Dec 22, 2021
Full time Health Care

Job Description

**Position Overview:** **POSITION SUMMARY:** The Registered Nurse in the Ambulatory Care setting manages the patient/family experience through utilization of critical thinking, teamwork, effective communication, and nursing judgment/knowledge/skills. May lead interdisciplinary case conferences in outpatient special care centers. **Principal Accountabilities** Community- Promotes a positive relationship between Sutter Health and the community. Finance - Utilizes resources to deliver quality care in a safe, efficient, and cost-effective manner. Growth-Actively manages patient/family plan of care to achieve optimal health goals for patient/family. People-Coordinates the activities of the health care team in a professional manner according to the Standards ofExcellence promoting a positive work environment. Quality- Provides optimal care to patients' and family which is collaborative, evidence based and meets national/facility standards to achieve the best possible outcome. Service - Cares for patient/family according to the Sutter Difference standards and activities ensuring the best patient/family experience. **Qualifications:** **MINIMUM POSITION REQUIREMENTS** **Education, including Licensure/ Certification/ Registration:** Current licensure California RN or Interim Permitee; BLS -Health Care Provider; see attached for department and facility specific requirements. CDE required for Children's Outpatient Services/PENS Clinic. CCS paneling preferred for outpatient services; required within 6 months. For Trauma: Current certification of BLS, IV Therapy, ACLS, and TNCC required. Graduate of an accredited school of nursing; BS preferred; required for California Children's Services (CCS) Special Care Centers. **Knowledge** Must have demonstrated knowledge of basic nursing skills and effective English written and communication skills.Knowledge of population-specific learning principles relative to patient teaching. For Trauma: In-depth knowledge of nursing process in assessment of physical and psychosocial needs of trauma patients through understanding of the pathophysiology of multi-system traumatic injuries, associated nursing diagnoses, and appropriate treatment modalities. **Experience:** For Pediatrics: 2 yrs Clinical experience of which 1 year is in Pediatrics is required for CCS Paneling. Prior experience working in discharge planning and/or outpatient setting. For Trauma:Emergency or critical-care experience. Outpatient or clinic experience to include knowledge and use of available resources and systems. **Skills:** Independently practices and prioritize multiple demands in a ever-changing environment. Good interpersonal, communication (both oral and written) and teamwork skills is required. **Organization:** Sutter Medical Foundation - Central **Employee Referral Bonus:** No **Benefits:** No **Position Status:** Non-Exempt **Union:** No **Job Shift:** Day **Shift Hours:** 8 Hour Shift **Days of the Week Scheduled:** Monday-Friday **Weekend Requirements:** None **Schedule:** On-Call **Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period:** On Call All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.