Vallejo, California

Position Overview:

Serving the residents of southern Solano County, including the communities of Vallejo, Benicia and American Canyon, Sutter Solano Medical Center offers 111 licensed beds and delivers a wide range of technologically advanced inpatient and outpatient services. These include 24-hour emergency services, critical and transitional care, surgery, diagnostic imaging, cardiac, obstetrics and physical, occupational and speech therapy. The recent renovation of its Family Birthing Center and new Implant Program to Treat Prostate Cancer are examples of Sutter Solano's dedication to serving growing community needs.

POSITION SUMMARY

Coordinates total nursing care for patients. Participates in patient/family teaching and provides leadership by working cooperatively with ancillary nursing and other patient team personnel to maintain standards for professional nursing practice in the clinical setting. Important dimensions of this position consist of Clinical Judgment and Quality of Care; Caring Practices; Ethical Practice and Response to Diversity; Systems Effectiveness; Clinical Inquiry and Learning; and Leadership and Collaboration. These dimensions incorporate the competencies defined by the California Board of Registered Nursing and the ANA Standards of Clinical Nursing Practice. Ability to work during weekdays, weekends, holidays, and various shift hours.

Principal Accountabilities

  • Meets requirements of the position as well as additional responsibilities as assigned.
  • Quality - Provides optimal care to patients' and family which is collaborative, evidence based and meets /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

  • 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.



Qualifications:

MINIMUM POSITION REQUIREMENTS

Education/ Knowledge, including Licensure/ Certification/ Registration

  • Registered Nurse licensed by the California Board of Registered Nursing.
    Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing.
  • Current BLS required.
  • Current ACLS required.
  • Current NRP required.
  • Current (within the last 2 years) Advanced Fetal Monitoring required.

Experience

Previous work experience as a Labor & Delivery/Birthing Center RN in an acute care hospital preferred.  Lactation support/consultation experience highly desired.  Scrubbing for cesarean section (C-section) is highly desired.

Skills

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



Organization: Sutter Solano Medical Center
Employee Status: Regular
Employee Referral Bonus: No
Benefits: Yes
Position Status: Non-Exempt
Union: Yes
Job Shift: Night
Shift Hours: 12 Hour Shift
Days of the Week Scheduled: Varied Days
Weekend Requirements: Other
Schedule: Part Time
Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: 72

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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Vallejo, California

Sutter Health is more than 60,000 people strong thanks to its integrated network of clinicians, employees and volunteers. Headquartered in Sacramento, Calif., Sutter Health provides access to high quality, affordable care for more than 3 million Northern Californians through its network of hospitals, medical foundations, urgent and walk-in care centers, home health and hospice services. Nearly 14,000 physicians and advanced practice clinicians care for Sutter patients. For more information about the Sutter Health network visit: sutterhealth.org | facebook.com/sutterhealth | youtube.com/sutterhealth | twitter.com/sutterhealth.

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