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RN - Emergency Department (Full-Time, Night Shift)

Our nurses are at the core of the interdisciplinary care team providing nurturing, compassionate care to our patients, their families and the communities we serve.

As a nurse at Sutter Health, you’ll appreciate having the best and most innovative technology at your fingertips. Our nurses continuously advance the art and science of nursing in a patient-centric healing environment by providing clinical care, treatment, education and advice in a variety of healthcare and community settings.

At Sutter Health, we provide you with a range of opportunities to help you fulfill your professional goals—today and in the future. Learn more about this nursing opportunity and join us at Sutter Health.

  • JOB TYPE: Full-Time, Part-Time, Per Diem
  • JOB LEVEL: All Levels
  • TRAVEL: Home Health & Hospice Only

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Success Profile

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  • Adaptable
  • Collaborative
  • Detail-oriented
  • Compassionate
  • Confident
  • Quick-thinking

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Benefits

  • Healthcare

    Medical, dental, vision, life insurance

  • Paid Time Off

    Holidays, sick days, leaves of absence

  • Continuing Education

    Tuition Reimbursement and Professional Development

  • Corporate Discount and Perks

    Exclusive pricing and discounts at a variety of retailers

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Responsibilities

Job ID SMCS-1901547 Date Posted 01/30/2019 Location Sacramento, California
Position Overview:

Job Summary:

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.

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 throughout the hospitalization to achieve optimal

transition and progression toward discharge for patient/family.

People -Coordinates the activities of the health care team in a professional manner according to the

Standards of Excellence 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/ Knowledge, including Licensure/ Certification/ Registration

Current licensure California RN or Interim Permitee; BLS -Health Care Provider.

Graduate of an accredited school of nursing; BS preferred.

Experience:

Acute care experience preferred

Experience in area of clinical specialty preferred

Knowledge:

  • Must have demonstrated knowledge of basic nursing skills and effective English written and communication 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.
  • Knowledge of nursing proces in the assessment of physical and psychological needs of patients and their significant others.
  • Skills:

    Independently practices and prioritizes multiple demands in an ever-changing environment. Good interpersonal, communication (both oral and written) and teamwork skills are required.

    Department Specific Requirements:

    Emergency Department:

    ACLS upon hire or within 6 months of start date and must be maintained.
    A minimum of one year recent critical care experience preferred


    Organization: Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento
    Employee Status: Regular
    Employee Referral Bonus: No
    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, age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy, childbirth 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 screen. 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.

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