This position requires at least 1 year as a Registered Nurse in an acute care Telemetry Unit (When staffing is experienced enough to support a trainee, applicants without the requisite experience may be considered). Within 6 months of hire, candidatesmust also have successful completion of the following courses: Basic Cardiac Monitoring, ACLS, Oncology Nursing, and Chemotherapy. Candidates must have a CA RN, Chemotherapy and BLS from the American Heart Association.Other certifications may be required.
The Incumbent is a professional who provides and supervises care to individuals and families. Utilizing a holistic approach, the incumbent provides patient and family care based on the nursing process and consistently provides a safe and confidential environment throughout the delivery of care. As a professional, the incumbent is responsible for providing leadership and maintaining personal professional development.
The incumbent shall demonstrate behaviors consistent with the core (Mercy) values in support with Mercy General Hospital and the Mission and Philosophy of Dignity Health.
Mercy, a member of Dignity Health, is an integral part of Sacramento, California’s state capitol. Sacramento is a rapidly growing metropolitan area that is family-centric, culturally diverse, and offers an array of affordable housing options. Over the years, our hospitals have evolved, but our mission has remained the same -- to promote healthy communities.
Regarded as one of the area's most comprehensive and accomplished medical centers, we're proud to offer career opportunities to you! For more than 100 years, Mercy General Hospital has carried forward its founding Sisters' tradition of healing with compassion. Our vital statistics - 343 beds, 2,317 employees, 500 active medical staff, 251 deliveries a month and 17,250 patients admitted annually-speak to our strength and presence in the community. We're also proud of the recognition our teams have received throughout the world. Since 1997, we've earned a spot on three prestigious 100 Top Hospitals lists: Top 100 Hospitals, National Benchmarks for Success; 100 Top Cardiovascular Hospitals; Top 100 Hospitals, Thomson. Please visit our website at www.mercygeneral.org to learn more about us.