Sutter Health Staff Nurse II - Surgery Ashby Per Diem Varied Shifts in Berkeley, California

Description

Alta Bates Summit Medical Center is San Francisco East Bay's largest private, not-for-profit medical center with a total of 1,082 licensed beds. Each of our campuses has a 24-hour emergency, obstetric and medical/surgical services in both Oakland and Berkeley. At Alta Bates Summit Medical Center, you will find an environment that reflects the values and mission to support healthy living.

The staff nurse is a registered nurse who is responsible for assuring competent, compassionate and cost effective patient care from admission through discharge.

Professional Expectations: The OR staff nurse is responsible for the perioperative nursing care of adolescent and adult patients.S/he delivers care through the use of the nursing process as reflected in the Standards of Clinical Practice:Perioperative Nursing Services and Standards of Perioperative Clinical Practice in a manner that is cost effective without compromising quality of care.Expected practice behaviors include assessment, planning, implementation of perioperative nursing interventions and evaluation.

The OR staff nurse demonstrates competency to circulate on simple and complex surgical procedures. The OR staff nurse participates in departmental quality assessment and improvement activities.Functions in the scrub role for procedures within areas of competence.Knowledge of machines, tools and equipment used in the OR.

Qualifications

Graduate of an accredited school of Nursing. BSN preferred. Current California RN license required. Current BCLS Certification required.

Unit Specific Requirement: Graduate of a formal perioperative nursing course or documented on-the-job training. One year acute hospital operating room with multiple specialty experience. ACLS preferred. Certification as a perioperative nurse (CNOR) preferred

Other Qualifications: Able to communicate clearly and effectively in English. Able to clearly demonstrate knowledge of nursing process and nursing theory. Able to effectively present ideas. Demonstrates leadership capabilities, good interpersonal skills and a team player.

**Temporary equivalent of this posting is available.

Primary Location: California, East Bay, Berkeley

Organization: Alta Bates Summit Medical Center

Employee Status: Regular

Employee Referral Bonus: Yes

Benefits: No

Position Status: Non-Exempt

Union: Yes

Job Shift: Variable

Shift Hours: 8 Hour Shift

Days of the Week Scheduled: Varied Days

Weekend Requirements: Other

Schedule: Per Diem

Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: 0.01

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 (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding 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 screening. 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.