Swedish Medical Center RN - Labor & Delivery in Washington
Swedish Medical Center is looking for Registered Nurses - Labor & Delivery 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 candidates for current or future opportunities for positions at various locations and for various shifts at Swedish Medical Center.
Registered Nurses (RN) are responsible for working in a team environment using a multidisciplinary approach, with a team of care providers, providing nursing care adapted to individual patient needs based on the nursing process, which includes assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation. 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 individual patient needs based on the nursing process, that includes assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation.
Be responsible for delegation and supervision of personnel, as stated above, that participate in the provision of care to ensure that patient needs and expected outcomes are met.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Nursing Baccalaureate degree (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing, or must obtain 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 Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) certification
Minimum of one year of experience in an acute care setting
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Two or more years of Labor & Delivery experience
Working knowledge of fetal monitors and strip interpretation
Experience in Postpartum
Knowledge of human growth and development to modify services to the age and development stage of the patient
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: Labor & Delivery/Obstetric 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: 240560