Sutter Health Nurse Practitioner - ICU / CCU (.9 12hr vari Pac Campus) - Benefitted in San Francisco, California
PRIMARY PURPOSE: (Position Summary)
Under the supervision of the intensivist, this position supports the Critical Care Service Line. Principal responsibilities include assessing and managing the medical care of patients in collaboration with the physician. The incumbent will also communicate with other nursing staff and referring physician to ensure the continuity and coordination of care.
Our NP service provides care to the following patient population but not limited to this list below:
Cardiothoracic Surgery, Heart Failure and Heart Transplant: ECMO VV and VA, IABP: Impella device, LVAD, RVAD
Hepatology including fulminant and end stage liver failure and Liver Transplant
Stroke Neurology (mostly ischemic and ICH, SAH typically cared for at one of our other campuses)
Medicine Overflow from the resident service (residents are not on the NP service and only provide care to MICU patients)
The NP service manages certain patient populations in the TICU as follows:
Post op Living Related Renal Transplant
End stage liver disease
Post transplant patients of above either heading towards the floor or decompensating coming back to the TICU
Pulmonary / tracheostomy / mechanically ventilated
The ACNP or AG-ACNP may perform the following procedures, as this is an expectation for our role:
Central line and arterial line placement
PA line placement
Intrathecal tPA administration
EVD management / removal
The NP service responds to Code Blue throughout the hospital. The NP service manages the code and performs necessary procedures during the codes.
This position is fast paced and demanding. The acuity of the patients we care for make our role that much more intense. We are very autonomous in our role with oversight from the attending physicians when needed.
Master’s degree in Nursing.
Current California RN license
Current California Nurse Practitioner certificate
Furnishing and DEA numbers
Certification as an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (ACNP) with one (1) year of employment at California Pacific Medical Center
ACLS and BLS current
Excellent organizational, interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
Ability to handle multiple priorities and work in a fast-paced environment.
Ability to work with individuals of diverse background and experience to create an effective working climate.
Minimum of five (5) years of RN experience in Critical Care or Emergency Nursing
Critical Care experience preferred.
Primary Location: California, San Francisco, San Francisco
Organization: California Pacific Medical Center
Employee Status: Regular
Employee Referral Bonus: No
Position Status: Exempt
Job Shift: Variable
Shift Hours: 12 Hour Shift
Days of the Week Scheduled: Varied Days
Weekend Requirements: Rotating
Schedule: Part Time
Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: 72
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.