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RN Medical/Surgical - SMSC Santa Cruz (64 hrs nights)

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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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  • 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 SMSC-1820946 Date Posted 10/26/2018 Location Santa Cruz, California
Position Overview:
POSITION SUMMARY:
The Medical/Surgical RN is responsible and accountable for the delivery of care for medical/surgical patients so that the physical, psychosocial, safety and learning needs of the patients and their families are address.  Serves as patient advocate. 
PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES 
  • Plans and provides safe age appropriate patient care based on nursing assessment, diagnosis, patient needs, test results, physician orders and other pertinent information.
  • Educates patient about plan of care. Performs accurate ongoing assessment of the med/surg patient.
  • Collaborates with physicians to prioritize treatment and medication, so that care is provided in a timely and safe manner.


Qualifications:

REQUIRED:

  • Current California License as Registered Nurse.
  • Certification in Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Certification in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) 
  • 2 years of experience in a Skilled Nursing Facility

PREFERRED:

Two years recent experience in an acute hospital.



Organization: Sutter Maternity and Surgery Center of Santa Cruz
Employee Status: Regular
Benefits: Yes
Position Status: Non-Exempt
Union: No
Job Shift: Night
Shift Hours: 8 Hour Shift
Days of the Week Scheduled: Varied Days
Weekend Requirements: Every Other Weekend
Schedule: Part Time
Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: 64

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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