Swedish Medical Center RN - Rehab Unit in Seattle, Washington
Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Staff Registered Nurse (Per Diem, Night Shift) to work in the Rehab Unit at Swedish Cherry Hill in Seattle, WA.
The Staff 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. He or she is also 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.
In this position you will:
Provide nursing care adapted to the individual patient needs based on the nursing process, which includes assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation
Communicate effectively with patients, families, physicians, and coworkers, being an advocate for the patient at all times
Evaluate patient’s response to care and initiates independent and/or collaborative changes where appropriate
Required qualifications for this position include:
Nursing Baccalaureate degree (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing required. Applicants without a BSN degree actively pursue and attain a BSN with six (6) years of hire
In the event that employee does acquire his/her BSN by the about deadlines, there will be a labor/management review process and discussion on the nurse's individual circumstance
Registered Nurses hired between January 1, 2013 and December 31, 2015 must actively pursue and attain a BSN with seven (7) years of hire.
Current license to practive as a Registered Nurse in the State of Washington
Current BLS Certification
Ability to operate, or learn to operate, unit-specific equipment as outlined in defined competencies, as well as EKG Machine
Must possess excellent communication skills, satisfactory skill level in operating the telephone, copier and fax, and be computer literate
Must have knowledge of human growth and development to modify services to the age and development stage of the patient, as required
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Current NIH Stroke Scale Certification
Prefer outpatient experience in Family Medicine; Family Medicine Residency training program desired
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
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.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Critical Care Nursing
Work Locations: Cherry Hill Main Bldg (WA150) 500 17th Ave James Tower Seattle, 98122
Req ID: 226262