RN - Pediatric ICU

  • Sutter Health
  • Sacramento, CA
  • May 28, 2021
Full time Health Care

Job Description

**Position Overview:** The Registered Nurse in the Acute Care setting manages the patient/family experience through utilization of critical thinking, teamwork, effective communication, and nursing judgment/knowledge/skills. **Qualifications:** **MINIMUM POSITION REQUIREMENTS** **Education** : + Graduate of an accredited registered nurse program **Licensures and Certifications:** + Current California RN license or interim permit + PALS Certificate is required + BLS - for the healthcare provider is required. **Experience:** + Acute care experience preferred + Experience in area of clinical specialty preferred **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 PCSovider (BLS-HCP), Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) preferred in specialty areas. **Department Specific Requirements: SMCS PICU Unit** + A minimum of one year inpatient Pediatric ICU experience is strongly preferred + Completion of Pediatric Nursing Course within 6 months of hire or next available offering + PALS within one year of hire and recognition maintained **Organization:** Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento **Employee Status:** Regular **Benefits:** Yes **Position Status:** Non-Exempt **Union:** No **Job Shift:** Night **Shift Hours:** 12 Hour Shift **Days of the Week Scheduled:** Varied Days **Weekend Requirements:** Every Other Weekend **Schedule:** Full Time **Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period:** 72 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.