Sign on bonus for experienced external RN's new to CHI
Franciscan. For more information please contact Aulaura Lawrence -
CHI Franciscan Health has exciting and rewarding careers with
competitive salaries and benefits. We are a family of hospitals,
health care services, and medical providers delivering
compassionate care to people throughout the South Puget Sound. We
are part of Catholic Health Initiatives, one of the largest
not-for-profit health care systems in the country.
St. Michael Medical Center is looking for an RN to join our team
in our NEW HOSPITAL in Silverdale! This 500,000 Square-foot
hospital will be the most energy efficient hospital in Washington
and will provide an extraordinary healing environment for our
patients with beautiful views of the Olympic Mountains and Dyes
Inlet. In addition, the entire campus has been developed with the
well-being of our team in mind with dedicated respite areas and
generous break areas (see the views!) along with the Clear Creek
trail running through the hospital grounds, encouraging walks and
connection with the community. Be a part of this groundbreaking
addition to CHI Franciscan!
St. Michael Medical Center is one of only four hospitals in our
state to achieve Pathway to Excellence designation, which
recognizes health care organizations for their commitment to
ensuring excellence in the nursing profession.
Visit our website at www.stmichaelopening.org for 360 degree
photos and virtual tour of the new hospital
Our mission is to deliver high quality care that meets our
patients' medical needs while providing emotional and spiritual
support to patients and their families. We believe this three-part
approach - physical, emotional, and spiritual - is essential to
healing the whole person. Come join our team!
The surgical unit is located on the eighth floor of St. Michael
Medical Center. This unit has 32 private rooms and is a telemetry
capable surgical unit. The nurses on the floor are experts in
post-surgical care and work closely with other care givers who
assist in the recovery process. Our unit consists of general
surgical and overflow medical with multi-system involvement and
patients requiring "non-acute" cardiac telemetry monitoring. We
serve Adolescents (16+ years old), adults, and geriatric patients.
The patient to nurse ratio is set to match staff requirement to
meet the care needs of patients. The Charge RN makes shift by shift
assignments based on patient census, patient complexity, nurse
experience level, and staff skill mix. All nurses are licensed in
the State of Washington and some are certified in their area of
practice. All nursing staff maintain competency through continuing
education, department in-services, and annual updates of unit
The most common surgical patients are joint replacements,
general surgery, gynecological procedures and urology. Surgical
volumes drive our unit census. We work in close collaboration with
our Peri-Op team for patient placement and bed planning. General
medical patients round out our unit census as overflow from other
Graduation from an accredited school of nursing, BSN degree is
Minimum 6 months previous RN experience required.
One year of related work experience in an acute care setting is
Current licensure as a Registered Nurse issued by the Washington
State Board of Nursing.
Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS
Specialty certification, as appropriate to the assigned work
unit, is strongly preferred.