RN - Ambulatory Care Unit

  • Sutter Health
  • Sacramento, CA
  • Apr 07, 2021
Full time Health Care

Job Description

**Position Overview:** The **Registered Nurse** coordinates and provides the total care of the patient (physical, psycho-social, safety, rehabilitative, and learning needs) using the nursing process; assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation pursuant to the objectives and policies of the Nursing Services Department of Sutter General and Sutter Memorial Hospitals. The patient population varies at each facility to include infants, children, adolescents, adults and geriatric patients. **Qualifications:** **MINIMUM POSITION REQUIREMENTS:** **Education:** Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing. Current California RN license or interim permit. ACLS required and must maintain recognition PALS preferred. **Experience:** Acute care experience preferred. Experience in area of clinical specialty preferred. Prefer 2 years of clinical hospital experience. **Knowledge:** Knowledge of nursing process in the assessment of physical and psychological needs of patients and their significant others. Demonstrate basic nursing skills. Aware of adult learning principles in providing teaching of patients and their significant others. Current Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider (BLS-HCP), Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) preferred in specialty areas. **Special Skills/Equipment:** Possesses and employs communication skills with patients, visitors, and staff. Utilizes concepts and skills in providing continuity of patient care. Ability to maintain a cooperative/positive relationship with patients, physicians, visitors, staff, and personnel form supporting departments. Ability to recognize and respond appropriately to emergency situations. **Organization:** Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento **Employee Status:** Regular **Employee Referral Bonus:** No **Benefits:** Yes **Position Status:** Non-Exempt **Union:** No **Job Shift:** Day/Evening **Shift Hours:** 8 Hour Shift **Days of the Week Scheduled:** Monday-Friday **Weekend Requirements:** Rotating **Schedule:** Full Time **Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period:** 80 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.