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
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
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 specific competencies.
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.