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Providence RN - Stepdown in Fullerton, California


Acute Care RN - Stepdown (full time opportunities)

The Intermediate Care Unit consists of 25 beds. It is a mixed unit with neurology, neurosurgical, cardiology, cardiovascular, medical, and surgical patients that require intermediate level of care. Services provided include managing patients with DKA, Sepsis, Trach/Vent, post stroke and NIR, post open heart surgery, post PCI, TVP, and patients on low dose vasoactive medications.

We pride ourselves for having a family friendly, and supportive environment. We have an amazing team of compassionate caregivers who deliver excellent care to our patients and families. We have great mentors and preceptors in the unit. Nurse Leaders and the Department Educator will be available to support your professional journey. Our IMC unit is a great place to expand your skills and knowledge and has many opportunities for your professional growth.

Department Highlights:

  • Magnet organization

  • Multidisciplinary approach

  • Team-oriented

  • High acuity unit with resources for support including access to satellite pharmacy 24x7, lab techs for draws, RT support for vent and patients with respiratory needs, critical care transport RN on days, break relief RN, lift team assistance for patient turns q2h.

  • Nursing supervisors, Educator and Manager with strong clinical background and readily available for guidance and support.

  • Highly engaged team – Committee and council participation, USG IV training, and fellowship opportunities to CCU and ED

  • Clinical Advancement Program with focus on Process improvement and Evidence based practice projects.

  • Scholarship and tuition reimbursement for certifications and higher education.

  • Onsite MSN program

Providence nurses are not simply valued – they’re invaluable. You will thrive in our culture of patient-focused, whole-person care built on understanding, commitment, and mutual respect. Your voice matters here, because we know that to inspire and retain the best nurses, we must empower them. Learn why nurses choose to work at Providence by visiting our Nursing Institute page.

Join our team at St. Jude Medical Center as a Providence caregiver, you’ll apply your specialized training to deliver world-class health with human connection and make a difference every day through your extraordinary care.

Required qualifications:

  • Graduation from an accredited nursing program

  • California Registered Nurse License upon hire

  • National Provider BLS - American Heart Association upon hire

  • National Provider ACLS - American Heart Association upon hire.

  • 1 year of Nursing experience

Why Join Providence?

Our best-in-class benefits are uniquely designed to support you and your family in staying well, growing professionally, and achieving financial security. We take care of you, so you can focus on delivering our Mission of caring for everyone, especially the most vulnerable in our communities.

About Providence

At Providence, our strength lies in Our Promise of “Know me, care for me, ease my way.” Working at our family of organizations means that regardless of your role, we’ll walk alongside you in your career, supporting you so you can support others. We provide best-in-class benefits and we foster an inclusive workplace where diversity is valued, and everyone is essential, heard and respected. Together, our 120,000 caregivers (all employees) serve in over 50 hospitals, over 1,000 clinics and a full range of health and social services across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. As a comprehensive health care organization, we are serving more people, advancing best practices and continuing our more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable.

The amounts listed are the base pay range; additional compensation may be available for this role, such as shift differentials, standby/on-call, overtime, premiums, extra shift incentives, or bonus opportunities.

Check out our benefits page for more information about our Benefits and Rewards.

About the Team

The Sisters of Providence and Sisters of St. Joseph of Orange have deep roots in California, bringing health care and education to communities from the redwood forests to the beach shores of Orange county - and everywhere in between. In Southern California, Providence provides care throughout Los Angeles County, Orange County, High Desert and beyond.

Our award-winning and comprehensive medical centers are known for outstanding programs in cancer, cardiology, neurosciences, orthopedics, women's services, emergency and trauma care, pediatrics and neonatal intensive care. Our not-for-profit network provides a full spectrum of care with leading-edge diagnostics and treatment, outpatient health centers, physician groups and clinics, numerous outreach programs, and hospice and home care, and even our own Providence High School.

Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to the principle that every workforce member has the right to work in surroundings that are free from all forms of unlawful discrimination and harassment on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law. We believe diversity makes us stronger, so we are dedicated to shaping an inclusive workforce, learning from each other, and creating equal opportunities for advancement.

Requsition ID: 288769
Company: Providence Jobs
Job Category: Nursing-Patient Facing
Job Function: Nursing
Job Schedule: Full time
Job Shift:
Career Track: Nursing
Department: 7510 SJMC 4N ICU STEPDOWN
Address: CA Fullerton 101 E Valencia Mesa Dr
Work Location: St Jude Medical Center
Pay Range: $49.50 - $78.36
The amounts listed are the base pay range; additional compensation may be available for this role, such as shift differentials, standby/on-call, overtime, premiums, extra shift incentives, or bonus opportunities.
Check out our benefits page for more information about our Benefits and Rewards.

Providence offers a comprehensive benefits package including a retirement 401(k) Savings Plan with employer matching, health care benefits (medical, dental, vision), life insurance, disability insurance, time off benefits (paid parental leave, vacations, holidays, health issues), voluntary benefits, well-being resources and much more. Learn more at