Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California
Help create a brighter, stronger future for the children we serve at Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California. Recognized by US News and World Report as a top pediatric hospital in the country, we are a family-centered, academic, pediatric medical center located in Sacramento, providing state-of-the-art care for children with burns, orthopedic conditions, spinal cord injuries and other pediatric subspecialties. We currently have a per diem opportunity available for a Registered Nurse to join our Care Management Team.
In close collaboration with the SHCNC Medical Staff, this position coordinates care for pediatric patients within a Subspecialty Service. The successful candidate will be primarily responsible for ensuring quality outcome focused delivery of care to the specific pediatric service, and to the pediatric population as a whole, while also attending clinics designated by the respective Chief of Service, providing focused support to patients and surgeons as needed, and following through with on-going case management as indicated. In this vital role, you will oversee the plan of care while also fostering a deeper relationship with our SHCNC physicians and our patients and their families.
Must be a California-licensed RN, possess a BSN and have at least 5 years of clinical experience in pediatric acute care. Must be self-directed, highly organized and demonstrate strong communication skills, both written and verbal. Requires the ability to assess patient care data and formulate appropriate nursing diagnoses; function effectively in a multi-cultural patient/family/staff environment; demonstrate computer proficiency, including Word and Excel programs; and become CPR and PALS certified.
Less than 100 miles from 16 ski resorts and a short drive from San Francisco, Lake Tahoe and the wine country, our Sacramento, CA location offers a reasonable cost-of-living, a beautiful California climate and a rich array of amenities, including a variety of museums and galleries, award winning restaurants, premier golf courses, white water rafting and so much more.
SHCNC offers a competitive salary and benefit package, including continuing education and professional development opportunities. Other considerations include free parking, team-approached interdisciplinary care, friendly environment and the satisfaction that our patients are receiving the best care available at no cost to them.
About Shriners Hospitals for Children Northern California
As a regional pediatric medical center, the Northern California Shriners Hospital cares for children throughout the Western United States, Canada and Mexico. The hospital is a destination of choice for patients and families seeking comprehensive, compassionate care for complex medical needs that include orthopaedic conditions, spinal cord injuries, burns, scars from any cause, cleft lip, gastro-intestinal diseases, ano-rectal disorders, chest wall malformations and other surgical needs. The hospital partners with emergency air ambulances to transport critically injured children and coordinates transportation to and from the hospital for patients whose families cannot provide or afford travel. Children have the opportunity to be evaluated and treated by doctors recognized by their peers as the best of the best.