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Sutter Health Registered Nurse Certified, Cardiology in Modesto, California

Position Overview:

Sutter Gould Medical Foundation (SGMF)is a non-profit, multi-specialty health care organization affiliated with Sutter Health. Based in Modesto, SGMF provides quality medical care, health education and research activities in a five-county area. SGMF's medical staff includes family practitioners, internists and pediatricians, as well as a range of specialist physicians. Services include imaging, nuclear medicine, a health library, health education programs, occupational medicine, cardiac rehabilitation, diabetes education, nutrition counseling, infertility counseling, and weight management.

Provides nursing care for patients and their families. Assists the physician or other medical providers in implementing the medical care plan. This position is responsible for supporting Phone Triage, and the Coumadin Clinic.



Education: Satisfactory completion of an approved course in nursing leading to an Associate Degree, diploma or baccalaureate degree in nursing. Current California Registered Nurse licensure. Current BLS, A.C.L.S. (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) certification required.

Experience: Previous patient care experience required.

Knowledge: A knowledge and understanding of anatomy and physiology and medical terminology. Knowledge of scope of practice for a Registered Nurse. Knowledge and understanding of medication administration. Knowledge of computers and their applications. Ability to demonstrate clinical competence in providing direct care, patient and family education., leadership and role modeling, as well as, assisting the physician as needed.

Special Skills/Equipment: Ability to read, write, and verbally communicate effectively in English. Phone triage skills. Dosage calculation skills as proven by successful completion of the pre-medication screening test. Computer skills and basic office equipment operation skills are required. The ability to accept, implement and evaluate change. The ability to prioritize workflow and manage multiple priorities while remaining calm. The ability to be organized in work habits. Excellent customer service skills are required for this position. The ability to navigate nursing protocols.

Additional Requiments: Occasional travel. Occasional on-call/standby work hours. Frequent PM or weekend shifts.

Organization: Sutter Gould Medical Foundation

Employee Status: Regular

Employee Referral Bonus: No

Benefits: Yes

Position Status: Non-Exempt

Union: No

Job Shift: Day

Shift Hours: 8 Hour Shift

Days of the Week Scheduled: Monday-Friday

Weekend Requirements: None

Schedule: Full Time

Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: 80

Applications Accepted: All Applications Accepted

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.