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RN - Critical Care

Company: Swedish
Location: Seattle
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Job Description:

Description:

Swedish is calling a Registered Nurse (RN) (0.9 FTE, Nights) in the Critical Care at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA

$20,000 Hiring Bonus and relocation for eligible external candidates who meet all conditions for payment - this is in addition to the fantastic benefits and compensation package offered by Providence that begin on your first day of employment.

The Registered Nurse (RN) provide professional, comprehensive nursing care for patients in an acute care environment. Accountable for the delivery of coordinated, safe, compassionate, therapeutic, evidence-based quality care to patients and families, based on individual physical, emotional, and spiritual needs, and appropriate care strategies throughout the lifespan. Practices in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act in the state of employment, the American Nurses Association (ANA) Code of Ethics for Nurses, and the ANA scope and standards of practice. Key functions and specific skills for the job are found in the unit specific onboarding checklist and in standards that are applicable to the specialty.

In this position you will:


  • Assess, identify appropriate nursing diagnoses, plans, implements and evaluates patients' care

  • Develop, update and coordinates the patient's plan of care to achieve patient goals and to optimize outcomes and transitions across the care continuum

  • Monitor, record and communicate patient condition as appropriate

  • Perform and maintain currency of essential competencies as required by specific area of hire and populations served

  • Effectively advocates for ethical and holistic care by partnering in care planning to promote the autonomy, dignity, rights, values and beliefs of those we serve

  • Foster a learning environment for patient/families, nursing, and other members of the healthcare team including students; facilitates formal and informal learning for patient/families, nursing, other members of the healthcare team, and community

  • Be accountable for safety, identifies and corrects problems, and integrates evidence, and best practice into nursing care; uses data and evidence to improve patient outcomes. Aligns patient safety, self-safety and environmental safety as equally important for best outcomes

  • Engage in ongoing professional development; practices to the top of license within the legal parameters of the Nurse Practice Act, the Nursing Social Policy Statement, the ANA Code of Ethics for Nurses, and specialty standards

  • Promote a culture of inquiry that explores, integrates and disseminates research and evidence based practice

  • Lead and coordinate teams, appropriately delegates, coordinates care and collaborates with others as equal members of the inter-professional care team to integrate nursing knowledge

  • Models professional behaviors as a representative of the nursing profession


    Qualifications:

    Required qualifications for this position includes:


    • Nursing degree/diploma upon hire

    • Bachelor's degree in Nursing or higher within six (6) years of hire

    • A RN with twenty (20) years of RN experience will not be required to obtain a BSN

    • Unencumbered RN license in state(s) of hire, and wherever care is delivered

    • If RN holds a multi-state license through the Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC), the RN must adhere to the requirements of licensure in the new state(s) of hire.

    • Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Care Providers at time of hire from American Heart Association (AHA) - or- Military Training Network (MTN)

    • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) upon hire

    • National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale (NIHSS) within thirty (30) days of hire

    • One (1) year of acute care experience working with the patient population similar to Critical Care- or- completion of the specialty residency located at Swedish First Hill


      Preferred qualifications for this position includes:


      • Bachelor's degree in Nursing upon hire

      • National Certification in Critical Care


        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 - https://caregiver.ehr.com

        We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

        https://swedish.jobs/why-swedish/#benefits-rewards

        Our Mission

        Our Mission is to improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.

        Our Vision is Health for a Better World.

        About Us

        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.

        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: 356744

        Our nonprofit Mission is clear: to improve the health and well-being of each patient we serve.
        We take care of everyone in our Greater Seattle community – including the uninsured or underinsured – and we make investments that improve access to care in living our Vision of "health for a better world." As one of our caregivers, your resilience and passion make our Mission a reality. In turn, we do our part to recognize and celebrate your achievements every day, empowering you to help others and grow in your career with us.

        Our commitment to diversity and inclusion
        Diversity Equity and Inclusion (DEI) is central to our mission. We engage in ongoing, robust recruitment practices for all levels and departments to bring the best and brightest talent to Swedish, prioritizing diversity in race, culture, gender identity or expression and sexual orientation, background, experience, talent and thought.
        We foster an inclusive workplace where caregivers of differing backgrounds and perspectives can experience a community of mutual respect, inclusivity and collegiality, and know unequivocally that diversity is valued.
        Benefits and Rewards
        You are valued as a Swedish caregiver.
        You strive towards health for all every day, and we value that drive to achieve. In return, we do everything we can to support you and your family. .
        Our family of organizations
        Swedish is an affiliate of Providence. We are a diverse network of organizations and offer a large variety of locations, services and specialties to match your career aspirations.
        The Providence family includes:









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