Registered Nurses in the SICU department at UC Davis Medical Center provide care to adult patients with a variety of critical care needs. We are the primary unit for the Trauma Surgery, Acute Care Surgery, and Surgical Critical Care teams. Our patients are recovering from multi-traumatic injuries which can include fractures, complex wounds, brain and spinal cord injuries, abdominal organ injuries, or may need ICU as part of their post-operative process.
Job Summary Final Filing Date : 11/24/2020 Salary Range : $59.46 - $80.01 Salary Frequency : Hourly Appointment Type : Career Percentage of Time : 90% Shift Hour : 7P- 7A Location : UC Davis Medical Center City : Sacramento Union Representation : Yes Benefits Eligible : Yes
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.
THIS IS NOT AN H1- B OPPORTUNITY
Current new graduate nurses participating in the UC Davis Nurse Residency Program and hired into the Patient Care Resources - [Acute Care Float or Critical Care Float Pool] are encouraged to apply. If offered a position, the new graduate will retain their probationary status until their six (6) month probationary period ends and remain in the Nurse Residency Program until completion.
Responsibilities Provides direct patient care to a diversified patient population. Applies knowledge, experience and judgment to determine the important 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.
3 years of recent RN Critical Care experience in a Level I or Level II trauma center.
BLS, ACLS and TNCC certifications.
Graduation from an accredited school of nursing.
Possession of a current California RN license.
Ability to read, write, speak, and understand the English language.
Knowledge of current trends in nursing.
Commitment to excellence in patient care.
Effective interpersonal skills.
Demonstrates accountability and professionalism.
Adapts to change in a positive, professional and productive manner.
Knowledge of legal implications in clinical practice and documentation.
Knowledge of performance improvement and evidence-based practice.
Basic computer skills.
CCRN and TCRN certifications.
Bachelor of Science in Nursing.
Ability to safely lift 25 lbs. and assist in moving patients and stand on feet over extended periods.
Ability to work overtime as defined by the collective bargaining agreements; floats to other areas; and work weekends, holidays and on call as required.
Reference report reflect an overall meets or exceeds rating.
This position may be subject to a criminal background investigation, drug screen, Live Scan fingerprinting, medical evaluation clearance, and functional capacity assessment.
EEO 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.
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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