Swedish Medical Center Registered Nurse - Progressive Care Unit in Edmonds, Washington


Swedish is looking for a Registered Nurse (0.9 FTE, Nights) to work in the Progressive Care Unit (PCU) at Swedish Edmonds in Edmonds, Washington.

The Registered Nurse is responsible for prescribing, delegating and coordinating all nursing care through utilization of the nursing process and for meeting the unit standards of nursing practice.


In this position you will:

  • Assess, treat, and care for for patients in a variety of age groups

  • Serve as a resource for peers and other health care team members concerning routines and procedures

  • Communicate with the health care team, patients, and families

  • Be responsible for delegation and supervision of personnel which participate in the provision of care to ensure that patient needs and expected treatment outcomes are met

  • Participate in orientation and training of new staff members


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Nursing Baccalaureate degree (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing or must actively pursue and attain a BSN within six years of hire

  • Licensed as Registered Nurse in the State of Washington

  • Current Basic Life Support Certification (BLS) within 30 days of hire

  • Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 1 or more years experience as an RN in an acute care setting

  • 1 or more years experience as an RN in a Telemetry/Progressive Care Unit (PCU)

About the Edmonds Campus.

Swedish Edmonds (formerly Stevens Hospital) has been providing sound and thoughtful care for patients in the greater Seattle area for more than 45 years. We pride ourselves in employing only the most qualified and caring professionals. We are not simply a hospital or a workplace. We are a family. We are a community. Our mission is to improve the health and well-being of the community through local, high-quality and compassionate health care services. On Sept. 1, 2010, Stevens joined the Swedish family and became Swedish/Edmonds to create an innovative, regional health-care delivery network that provides more local services, while giving residents greater access to the latest medical treatments and the comprehensive services of the Swedish system.

The Swedish/Edmonds campus includes:

  • 217 licensed beds

  • 450 of the most qualified physicians and specialists on medical staff

  • 1,400 staff including clinical and non-clinical personnel

  • Full scope of medical and surgical services, including Level IV Trauma emergency medicine, diagnostic, treatment and support services

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details


Our Mission

Our Non-Profit Mission: Improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.

About Us

Since 1910, Swedish has been a hallmark of excellence. Swedish has grown to become the largest non-profit health provider in the Greater Seattle area with 11,000 employees, more than 2,800 physicians and 1,700 volunteers. Swedish is committed to being the best place to receive care, and also the best place to work. We reward our employees with generous compensation and benefits, individualized orientation, education and a supportive work environment. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Night

Job Category: Cardiac Care Nursing

Location: Washington-Edmonds

Req ID: 135110