Swedish Medical Center Charge RN - Ortho Pre and Post Surgery in Seattle, Washington


Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Charge Registered Nurse (1.0 FTE, Days) in the Swedish Orthopedic Institute Pre and Post Surgery Unit at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.

Swedish Medical Center has an opportunity available for an experienced Charge Registered Nurse. The Charge Nurse is a key team member who is responsible for coordinating patient care and nursing service activities in assigned area.

In this position you will:

  • Assess, plan, evaluate, and document the nursing process in the assigned unit as needed.

  • Provide direct patient care as needed on the unit

  • Actively participate in staff development

  • Discern departmental needs in managing daily workload and staffing within budget and standard of care


Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Licensed as Registered Nurse in the State of Washington

  • Nursing Baccalaureate degree (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing, or must attain a BSN within 6 years of hire

  • Current Basic Life Support certification (BLS)

  • Current ACLS

  • Relevant Clinical experience

About the First Hill Campus.

The 697-bed tertiary-care center on the Swedish/First Hill campus is the flagship of the Swedish health-care system. Swedish/First Hill has one of the most active and advanced birthing programs in Washington state and houses a Level III neonatal intensive-care unit. More surgeries are performed each year at Swedish/First Hill than at any other facility in the region; volumes include more total joint replacements than any other medical center in the state.

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

Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the Greater Seattle Area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 183 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Great Puget Sound area. Swedish employs more than 13,000 employees and 4,200 physicians. Whether through physician clinics, health education, research and innovation or other means of outreach, we’re committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. 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: Day

Job Category: Surgical Services (Intraop)

Location: Washington-Seattle

Req ID: 168690