Swedish Medical Center Licensed Practical Nurse - Colorectal Surgery Clinic in Seattle, Washington

Description:

Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) (1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to work in Colorectal Surgery Clinic at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.

The Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) performs direct nursing care activities as a member of a multidisciplinary team. The LPN provides nursing care under the direction and supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN) to patients in routine nursing situations, where the patient is considered stable and relatively free of complexity.

Schedule & Travel:

  • Mon-Fri, 8:30am-5pm

  • Main office is First Hill in downtown Seattle but once a week will go to Renton. As needed to cover sick and PTO, may need to cover other sites but does not happen often

In this position you will:

  • Contribute to the assessment of the patient

  • Participate in development of plan of care and implement aspects of care as directed by the RN

  • Maintain client safety

  • Participate in evaluating care and delegating care to qualified others such as nursing assistants

  • High Level Disinfection procedure

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate from an accredited school of Practical Nursing

  • Current Practical Nurse licensed to practice in Washington State

  • BLS Certification

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Certified in Pharmacology by the National Association for Practical Nurse Education and Services (NAPNES) or National League of Nursing

  • Experience as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

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

https://caregiver.ehr.com

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: LPN / LVN

Location: Washington-Seattle

Req ID: 158425