Staff Nurse IV-Inpatient SAFE Program, French Camp, CA
Staff Nurse IV-Inpatient SAFE Program
Hourly Salary: $45.56-55.39
San Joaquin General Hospital is recruiting for experienced Staff Nurse IV – Inpatient to fill per diem positions for the Sexual Assault Forensics Examiner (SAFE) Program at San Joaquin General Hospital. Per Diem positions receive in addition to base rate, a 20% supplemental in lieu of benefits. Positions may require Standby Status. An employee on standby status must be at a location where the employee can be reached at all times and upon being called shall return to work immediately. Employees who receive standby duty shall be compensated at 33.33% of their regular hourly rate.
The position will serve on the SAFE Team as a Sexual Assault Forensics Examiner and will receive supervision from the Medical Director and Program Director. The incumbent will provide on-site adult and pediatric sexual assault examinations by performing patient assessment and forensic examination under standardized procedures. This position will be responsible for providing testimony in court as a Sexual Assault Forensics Examiner and will work closely with law enforcement. Ideal candidates will have well developed interpersonal skills and behaviors including the ability to defuse crises, strictly follow protocols, engender cooperation from colleagues, know when to seek consultation both medically and administratively, and respect the confidentiality and dignity of those served.
Possession of a current registration as a nurse in the State of California is required. Positions require progressively responsible experience as a registered nurse in an acute care setting at a level equivalent to a San Joaquin County Staff Nurse III. Possession of a bachelor’s degree in Nursing, Health Science, or closely related field or possession of a Mobile Intensive Care Nurse (MICN) certificate, Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certificate or state, national, or other types of certification in area of specialty required.
San Joaquin General Hospital is a public hospital and designated level III Trauma Center. The hospital, originally established in 1857, is a 196-bed general acute care facility providing a full range of both inpatient and outpatient services. SJGH’s friendly staff is committed to creating a warm and personal environment which is sensitive to both a patient’s emotional and physical needs. The staff of SJGH works hard to provide the highest quality health care services to the residents of San Joaquin County. To learn more about San Joaquin General Hospital, visit www.sjgeneral.org
Recruitment is open until filled. For a complete listing of typical duties, minimum qualifications and to apply online, visit www.sjgov.org/department/hr EOE.