Swedish Health Services RN - Intensive Care Unit in Washington
Swedish Medical Center is looking for Registered Nurses - Intensive Care Unit (ICU) for Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA. Openings include full-time, part-time and per-diem (on-call) positions as well as multiple shifts.
This posting is not a specific job vacancy. This posting serves to establish interested candidate for current or future opportunities.
We are looking for experienced Critical Care Register Nurses (RN) who will uphold the Swedish standards in patient care. With passion, skill, creativity, respect, and a positive approach, RNs assume accountability to peers, and function as a strong team players in caring for patients.
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 initiate independent and/or collaborative changes where appropriate.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Nursing Baccalaureate degree (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing, or must attain a BSN within seven years of hire (hire dates 1/1/13 – 12/21/15) or six years of hire (hire dates beginning 1/1/16)
Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse (RN) in the State of Washington
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification
Recent experience as an RN in Critical Care Nursing
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Experience educating and orienting patients and families
Skilled to work with a wide range of staff as part of an interdisciplinary team including physicians, nurses, and ancillary staff
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 Mission is to improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.
Our Vision is Health for a Better World.
Swedish is the largest not-for-profit health care system in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); emergency rooms and specialty center in Redmond (East King County) and the Mill Creek area in Everett; and Swedish Medical Group, a network of more than 128 primary care and specialty care locations throughout the greater Puget Sound area. Swedish employs nearly 13,000 caregivers (all employees), including nearly 1,400 providers. 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: Critical Care Nursing
Work Locations: Edmonds Main Bldg (WA151) 21601 76th Ave W Edmonds, 98026 Ballard Main Bldg (WA148) 5300 Tallman Ave Nw Seattle, 98107 Cherry Hill Main Bldg (WA150) 500 17th Ave James Tower Seattle, 98122 Issaquah Main Bldg (WA171) 751 Ne Blakely Dr Issaquah, 98029
Req ID: 240558