Swedish Medical Center RN - Cardiovascular Intensive Care in Seattle, Washington

Description:

Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Registered Nurse (0.9 FTE, Nights) to work in the Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU) at Swedish Cherry Hill in Seattle, WA.

We are looking for an experienced RN in the Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit (CVICU) who will uphold the Swedish standards in patient care. These nurses will be role models demonstrating flexibility, positive attitude, and strong problem solving skills.

In this position you will:

  • Be a member of a collaborative care team who is responsible for providing electronic chart review and real time hemodynamic supervision and proactive surveillance for adverse physiological trends of CICU patients in order to prevent clinical problems from occurring

  • Provide oversight of care is provided to a diverse adult population of critically ill patients in the CICU

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

Qualifications:

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 Certification (BLS)

  • Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification (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

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • CRRN Certification

About the Cherry Hill Campus

What is now known as the James Tower at Swedish/Cherry Hill Campus was home to the first hospital in Seattle, established in 1877 by the Sisters of Providence, a Catholic charity. On July 1, 2000, the 385-bed tertiary-care center previously known as Providence Seattle Medical Center became part of the Swedish health-care system.

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: Night

Job Category: Critical Care Nursing

Location: Washington-Seattle

Work Locations: Cherry Hill Main Bldg (WA150) 500 17th Ave James Tower Seattle, 98122

Req ID: 186912