Description The Department of Surgery encompasses a wide variety of surgical specialties. These include bariatric surgery, burn surgery, colorectal surgery, cardiothoracic surgery, gastrointestinal surgery, endocrine surgery, pediatric surgery, plastic surgery, transplant surgery, trauma, acute care and surgical critical care surgery, vascular surgery, and oncologic surgery. The department's extensive surgical expertise, in combination with ongoing teaching and research activities, provide ample resources and advanced surgical techniques for patient care.
Position Information Salary Range : $68.67 to $90.62 Salary Frequency : Hourly No. of Positions : 1 Appointment Type : Career Percentage of Time : 100% Shift Hour : Variable Location : Cypress Building City : Sacramento Union Representation : Yes Benefits Eligible : Yes
Qualified candidates may be interviewed at any time.
THIS IS NOT AN H-1 B OPPORTUNITY
We offer exceptional employment benefits including medical, dental, and vision plans, generous paid vacations and holidays, excellent retirement savings and investment plans, continuing education, and reduced fee and scholarship programs.
Qualifications REQUIRED -At least one year NP experience in the care of critical care, general surgery or surgical oncology patients -Graduation with a Master's degree, DNP or PhD in Nursing from an accredited School of Nursing. -Possession of valid California RN and Nurse Practitioner license. -Furnishing license -DEA Certification within 3 months of hire -National NP Board Certification in aligned specialty with the practice area -Current American Heart Association CPR/BLS
PREFERRED -Knowledge and skills related to Colorectal Surgery
SPECIAL REQUIREMENT -Ability to work flexible/variable hours -Able to lift 25 pounds -Ability to meet minimum standards for hospital credentialing and billing standards as a billable provider -THIS POSITION MAY BE SUBJECT TO A CRIMINAL BACKGROUND INVESTIGATION, DRUG SCREEN, LIVE SCAN FINGERPRINTING, MEDICAL EVALUATION CLEARANCE, AND FUNCTIONAL CAPACITY ASSESSMENT
Responsibilities Provides direct patient care to colorectal patients and their families. The provider will function as a team member for the CRS and receive training to perform initial evaluation for colorectal complaints and provide pre and post-operative care in the clinic setting. Applies knowledge, experience and judgment to determine the importance of a situation, set priorities, and use abstract thought to evaluate clinical situations. Participates in patient and staff education. Demonstrates leadership skills. Demonstrates accountability for own practices as defined by the Nurse Practice Act.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
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