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Registered Nurse -Specialty Surgery

Fairchild Medical Center
Elk Grove, CA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: dental, life insurance, medical, vision, 401k,
Job Description

****$25,000 SIGN ON BONUS******


Position Summary: The staff Registered Nurse functions independently in performing the nursing process through assessment, planning, intervention and evaluation of safe therapeutic care for all patient's overt and covert needs and/or complications of treatment on his/her shift. The staff Registered Nurse manages and coordinates the clinical activities on their patient assignment and may be assigned to coordinate the unit activities during his/her shift.

Job Duties: Patient Assessment: Understands principles, demonstrates ability to care for patients of all ages and is familiar with the location and operation of equipment used in their care. *Neurological system *Cardiovascular system *Respiratory system *Gastrointestinal/genitourinary systems *Musculoskeletal system *Integumentary system. Perioperative nursing, Emergency surgeries, positioning of patient and correct surgical site, Endoscopies, General surgeries, Orthopedic Surgeries, OB-GYN surgeries, ENT surgeries and Urology surgeries. Blood Administration, Assist Anesthesiologist during surgery, Patients of all ages undergoing sedation, Post-Anesthesia patients of all ages.

Contacts/interacts with: Patients, Family Members, Visitors, Healthcare Workers, Physicians and community agents.

Working Conditions: Spends approximately 75% or more of time inside. Inside work has good ventilation and comfortable temperature.

Work Positions: Sitting 20%, Standing 40% and Walking 40%

Physical Demands: Medium Work - lifting 50 lbs. maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighing up to 25 lbs. Ability to lift, push and pull with assistance (mechanical or co-worker), the weight of the adult patients.


*Sign-on Bonus - $25k for ICU, ER, OB and Surgery nurses with 2 years experience, New Grads and Med/Surg. RNs $5k.

Student Loan Repayment and Temporary housing provided.

Company Description
Fairchild Medical Center located in Yreka, California, at the base of the breathtakingly beautiful Mount Shasta, is a Level IV Trauma Center 25 bed Critical Access Hospital committed to meeting the health care needs of our community. Fairchild Medical Center, designated a Certified Primary Stroke Center, and the family of Clinics serves rural populations of Northern, Western and Eastern Siskiyou County. Siskiyou County is comprised of a large geographic area.

In a picturesque setting, Siskiyou County, has a wide range of outdoor activities to offers. The Pacific Crest Trail runs through Siskiyou County in the beautiful Klammath National Forest. The area offers the opportunity to partake in hiking, backpacking, camping, climbing, skiing, snowboarding, mountain biking, golfing, hunting fishing and rafting. There are also numerous interesting places to explore!

We are committed to provide quality healthcare to our rural community and to everyone in need of care.

Fairchild Medical Center


444 Bruce Street

Elk Grove, CA



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