Swedish Medical Center RN - Cardiac Cath and IR in Issaquah, Washington
Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Registered Nurse (1.0 FTE, Days) to work in the Cardiac Catheterization and Interventional Radiology Unit at Swedish Issaquah in Issaquah, WA.
The Registered Nurse is responsible for providing nursing care adapted to individual patient needs based on the nursing process, which includes assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation.
In this position you will:
Coordinate and provide nursing care for patients undergoing procedures in the Cath/IR lab, which would include diagnostic and interventional procedures.
Operate the physiological monitoring equipment, data analysis system, picture archiving system (PACS), and percutaneous cardiac interventional (PCI) related technologies (i.e.atherectomy and intravascular ultrasound systems).
Assist physicians in performing and completing therapeutic cardiovascular procedures.
Need to be available for on-call shifts as necessary.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Licensed as Registered Nurse in the State of Washington
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
Current Basic Life Support Certified (BLS)
Current Advanced Life Support Certified (ACLS)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
About the Issaquah Campus.
With advances in technology, an environmentally friendly design and new hospital infrastructure, the campus is designed to be different. The new campus provides a broad range of inpatient and outpatient medical services including oncology, cardiac care, obstetrics, pediatric specialty care, emergency services, primary care and a host of other medical and surgical services and specialists.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details
Our Non-Profit Mission: Improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.
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.
Job Category: Cardiac Care Nursing
Req ID: 182091