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Staff RN Medical Surgical Acute

Company: Dominican Hospital
Location: Santa Cruz
Posted on: May 20, 2023

Job Description:

About Us Dominican Hospital (a member of Dignity Health) is a 222-bed facility that offers a wide range of services to residents of California's Central Coast. With 24/7 emergency care, comprehensive care in cardiac, orthopedics, oncology, women's and children's services, we continue to lead the region in medical innovation and excellence in healthcare. Comprehensive Care Dominican offers emergency services and is a Certified Stroke Center and Chest Pain Center. Dominican's services include the only comprehensive Cancer Center in Santa Cruz County, a Total Joint Replacement program, and advanced neurological and endoscopic services. Dominican regularly receives 'A' grades for hospital safety from Leapfrog Group, and has received national recognition for superior patient safety, cardiac care, and stroke treatment from Healthgrades, a leading provider of comprehensive information about physicians and hospitals. As Santa Cruz County's heart attack (STEMI) receiving center, Dominican Hospital provides cutting edge cardiac care. The hospital's heart attack treatment times consistently beat the national average, and the hospital offers two cardiac catheterization labs available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Groundbreaking cardiac procedures at Dominican include the Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) procedure, which allows for heart valve replacement without opening a patient's chest. Dominican Hospital has forged significant partnerships with area hospitals to bring exceptional care to Santa Cruz County. The hospital offers a level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) through a partnership with Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford. Neurosurgery at Dominican is also offered through a partnership with Stanford Health Care. In The Community Beyond care inside the hospital, Dominican is dedicated to the health and wellness of the Santa Cruz community. Community programs include a Mobile Wellness Clinic, a tattoo removal program, and support groups for patients and new mothers. In addition, and in accordance with our mission, Dominican Hospital supports programs for the underserved in our community, including children and adults, students, seniors, and the homeless population. Dominican also has received several awards for environmental excellence.
STAFF NURSE II performs the nursing process through assessment planning implementation and evaluation of therapeutic care for patients with overt and covert needs in supervised situations for the adolescent adult and geriatric patient population. Performs the nursing process for patients in more complex situations with assistance and supervision. Assists with managing the patient care administered by other member of the nursing staff. Assumes the responsibilities of Primary Nurse and Team Leader. Position Summary: (Unit Specific) Renders professional nursing care to patients within the rehab unit for a for adolescent adult and geriatric population in support of medical care as directed by physicians and in accordance with established hospital policies and procedures. $5000 - Sign On Bonus offered for new hires. Per policy, current employees are not eligible. #

  • Current and active CA RN license.
  • Current BLS certification.
  • Unit specific certifications and qualifications.
  • At least 3 months experience in acute hospital nursing.
  • Certification in Rehabilitation Nursing (CRRN) preferred. $5000 - Sign On Bonus offered for new hires. Per policy, current employees are not eligible. #
    Pay Range
    $71.00 - $87.49 /hour

Keywords: Dominican Hospital, Santa Cruz , Staff RN Medical Surgical Acute, Healthcare , Santa Cruz, California

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