Swedish Medical Center Staff Registered Nurse - Clinical Decision Unit in Seattle, Washington

Description:

Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Registered Nurse (0.9, Days) to work for the Clinical Decision Unit at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.

The Registered Nurse is responsible for providing exceptional nursing care to meet the individual needs of the patient. We are looking for a flexible, skilled Registered Nurse who has the ability to work with a wide range of patients in our Clinical Decision Unit.

In this position you will:

  • Be responsible for delegation and supervision of personnel, as states above, that participate in the provision of care to ensure that patient needs and expected outcomes are met

  • Collect pertinent assessment data that includes present condition, past history, physical, spiritual and psychosocial information utilizing input from patient, significant other, and/or healthcare team members as applicable

  • Interpret data to identify the patient’s needs and potential problems

  • Develop, review, and revise an individualized care plan within the time frame identified in documentation standards. Establishes expected outcomes that are measurable and achievable

  • Evaluate patient’s response to care and initiates independent and/or collaborative changes where appropriate

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • All Registered Nurses without a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing must obtain a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing or higher within 6 years of hire

  • A RN with 20 years of RN experience will not be required to obtain a BSN

  • Exceptions will be considered on a case-by-case basis at each facility by the most senior administrative nursing leader in consultation with the Human Resources leader

A RN with 20 years of RN experience will not be required to obtain a BSNExceptions will be considered on a case-by-case basis at each facility by the most senior administrative nursing leader in consultation with the Human Resources leader

  • Current License to practice as a Registered Nurse (RN) in the State of Washington

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

  • ACLS/PALS/NRP required or certification obtained within 3 months of hire

  • 12 months acute care experience working with the patient population similar to department of hire or completion of the specialty residency located at that facility

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Trauma Nurse Core Course (TNCC)

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

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: Day

Job Category: Clinical Decision Unit

Location: Washington-Seattle

Req ID: 151652