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8/20/2017
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RN - Critical Access - Surgical Services
PeaceHealth | Friday Harbor, Washington
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Job Description

Req ID: 135565

PeaceHealth is seeking a RN - Critical Access - Surgical Services for a 0.000001 full time equivalent Non-Exempt position. This position will be working Day shift with shift durations of Variable.

JOB SUMMARY:

The RN Critical Access is a team member who provides professional nursing direct patient care in compliance with professional practice and unit standards.  Promotes a collaborative, interdisciplinary approach towards patients, families and all members of the care delivery team. 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care needs.
  • May coordinate admissions, discharges and transfers; communicates and prioritizes, and provides for patient privacy, exercises discretion and assures confidentiality at all times.
  • Works collaboratively and professionally with the physicians and leadership in the delivery of patient care and problem solving within the department.
  • Assures continuous patient care including, but not limited to, overseeing the stocking of supplies, medications, and patient care items; staff breaks and lunches; timeliness of patient flow throughout the department and ancillary departments.
  • May perform limited x-ray examinations, point of care testing and other procedures as determined and will apply, appropriate infection control and radiation safety.
  • Participates in quality and process improvement initiatives through gathering of data, staff education and monitoring utilizing the tools recommend by the organization.
  • Ensure professional effectiveness through education and professional development.
  • Will be required to perform patient transport functions.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

EDUCATION:

  • Graduate of an accredited State Board of Nursing approved program required.
  • BSN preferred. 
  • Specialty certification preferred

EXPERIENCE/TRAINING:

  • Minimum of two years recent experience as a registered nurse preferred.
  • Demonstrated competency to perform procedures as required.
  • Endoscopy and Operating Room experience required.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION:

  • Current Registered Nurse licensure in the state in which nurse will be practicing.
  • Current BLS (Basic Life Support) certification required at date of hire.
  • ACLS may be required.
  • Requires BART training (de-escalation training) within 30 days of hire.

There may be more than one opening on this posting.

Please apply online to be considered. For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application.

About PeaceHealth

PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, WA, is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 800 physicians and providers, a comprehensive laboratory system, and ten medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and continues to serve communities when invited to do so with a spirit of collaboration and stewardship – the spirit of health.

We offer competitive compensation, a robust benefits package and a collaborative, Mission-driven work environment! To learn more about working at PeaceHealth and the Friday Harbor, WA community please visit our homepage: www.peacehealth.org/careers.

Get a feeling for the Spirit of PeaceHealth through this three-minute video, and visit us on Facebook or LinkedIn!

Questions? Review our Employment FAQ or email Recruitment@peacehealth.org. Please note this email does not accept resumes or applications.

Location: Friday Harbor, WA, Peace Island Medical Center (221)
Job Category:  Nursing - RN Other; Nursing - RN Patient Care
Shift:  Day
Shift Length: Variable
FTE: 0.000001
Work Type:  Per Diem/Relief
Hourly compensation starts at: $30.76, more depending on experience
Required Certifications/Licensure: Advanced Cardiac Life Support; Basic Life Support; Food Handlers Card - Washington; Registered Nurse - Washington

PeaceHealth is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified job applicants and employees without regard to the following statuses: protected veteran; qualified individual with a disability; race; ethnicity; religion; gender; pregnancy; gender identity; national origin; age; genetic information; sexual orientation; or any other protected status in accordance with local, state, or federal laws.

The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.

Posting Notes: Friday Harbor, WA || Nursing - RN Other; Nursing - RN Patient Care || Per Diem/Relief || SURGICAL SVCS

About PeaceHealth

PeaceHealth is a not-for-profit health care system sponsored by the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace, with services in Washington, Oregon and Alaska. PeaceHealth's rigorous pursuit of exceptional medicine springs from its mission, values, and commitment to provide healing and compassionate care to patients and families.

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