Santa Cruz, California

Position Overview:

Responsible and accountable for planning, and organizing the delivery of quality patient care in the Endoscopy Suite. Reports to the Endoscopy Supervisor. Maintains the documentation of patient care accordance with departmental, hospital, and regulatory agency requirements.  Serves as patient advocate.

Prinicpal accountabilities include:

  • Plans and provides safe age appropriate patient care based on nursing assessment, diagnosis, patient needs, test results, physician orders and other pertinent information.
  • Collaborates with physicians to prioritize treatment and medication.  This includes evaluation of the pre-op patient, pre-op teaching and administration of medications including starting IV fluids in a timely manner.


Qualifications:
Required:
1.    Graduate of accredited school of nursing.
2.    Currently licensed as an RN in the State of California.
3.    4 years of recent experience in an acute care setting.
4.    Current BLS and ACLS.


Organization: Sutter Maternity and Surgery Center of Santa Cruz
Employee Status: Regular
Employee Referral Bonus: No
Benefits: No
Position Status: Non-Exempt
Union: No
Job Shift: Variable
Shift Hours: 8 Hour Shift
Days of the Week Scheduled: Other
Weekend Requirements: Other
Schedule: Per Diem
Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: Per Diem

Sutter Health Affiliates are equal opportunity employers EOE/M/F/Disability/Veterans

This position may regularly work, store, prepare, receive, unpack, transport, dispose of, or administer drug(s) identified as hazardous, or potentially hazardous, by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) for purposes of USP 800.

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Santa Cruz, California

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