Registered Nurse - SICU - Sacramento


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Registered Nurse (RN)
SICU
SacramentoCalifornia
 
The city of Sacramento is the capital of California, with a population of over 500,000. The broader Sacramento metro area is home to over 2.4 million residents. Sacramento is a major center for healthcare, with world-renowned UC Davis School of Medicine close by, making it an ideal location for talented healthcare professionals. Whether you prefer to work in a hospital, clinic, home care or senior housing setting - Sacramento job opportunities in healthcare are abundant.
 
The registered nurse in the Surgical Intensive Care Unit is responsible and accountable for patient assessment, analysis, nursing diagnosis, planning, intervention application, and the identification and evaluation of outcomes for patients of all ages and populations. 
 
Registered Nurse - SICU Summary:
  • Protecting, promoting wellness and optimizing health
  • Triaging patients by assessing severity of symptoms and referral to appropriate setting or level of care
  • Alleviating suffering through nursing interventions and prescribed treatments
  • Partnering with the patient, their family and significant others
  • Documenting interventions and an individualized plan of care
  • Educating patients on their disease process
  • Assuring continuity of care
  • Educating the patient and family in preventative care which promotes health and well being

Registered Nurse - SICU Qualifications:
  • 1 year of recent ICU professional nursing (RN) experience
  • Graduation from an accredited school of nursing
  • Possession of a valid license as a Registered Nurse