Swedish Medical Center Licensed Practical Nurse - Bariatric Surgery and Weight Loss Services in Seattle, Washington
Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) (1.0 FTE, Days) to work in Bariatric Surgery and Non-Surgical Weight Loss Services 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.
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
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate from an accredited school of Practical Nursing
Current Practical Nurse licensed to practice in Washington State
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
Our nonprofit Mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of each person we serve. Our Vision is to demonstrate the highest-quality, best-value healthcare to all 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 118 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Puget Sound. Swedish employs more than 13,300 employees and 3,100 physicians and allied health professionals. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other 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: LPN / LVN
Work Locations: First Hill Heath Bldg (WA204) 801 Broadway Seattle, 98122
Req ID: 193916