Sutter Health RN Medical/Surgical -SMSC Santa Cruz (64 hrs eves, nights) in Santa Cruz, California



The Medical/Surgical RN is responsible and accountable for the delivery of care for medical/surgical patients so that the physical, psychosocial, safety and learning needs of the patients and their families are address. Serves as patient advocate.


  • Plans and provides safe age appropriate patient care based on nursing assessment, diagnosis, patient needs, test results, physician orders and other pertinent information.

  • Educates patient about plan of care. Performs accurate ongoing assessment of the med/surg patient.

  • Collaborates with physicians to prioritize treatment and medication, so that care is provided in a timely and safe manner.



  • Current California License as Registered Nurse.

  • Certification in Basic Life Support (BLS)

  • Certification in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)

  • Two years of experience in a Skilled Nursing Facility


Two years recent experience in an acute hospital.

Primary Location: California, Peninsula/South Bay and Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz

Organization: Sutter Maternity and Surgery Center of Santa Cruz

Employee Status: Regular

Benefits: Yes

Position Status: Non-Exempt

Union: No

Job Shift: Evening/Night

Shift Hours: 8 Hour Shift

Days of the Week Scheduled: Varied Days

Weekend Requirements: Every Other Weekend

Schedule: Part Time

Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: 64

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.