Seattle Children's Hospital Charge Nurse OR .9N in Seattle, Washington

As an integral member of the health care team, the Charge RN functions within the scope of practice as defined by the State and the ANA Scope and Standards for Pediatric Nursing Practice. Responsible for the planning, organization and delivery of safe and timely patient and family care for all patients on the unit during each shift or for providing safe direct patient care. Applies the knowledge and skill necessary to provide appropriate interactions with staff, patients and families of all ages. Applies the nursing process to the oversight and coordination of patient care for entire unit patient population during assigned shift. Assists in meeting Seattle Children’s strategic plans by incorporating the initiatives to support the strategic plans into the daily work, i.e. Continuous Performance Improvement (CPI), ART, etc.

  • Minimum of at least 1 year of RN experience in OR department

  • Graduate of accredited school of nursing.

  • Current Washington State RN License.

  • Current BLS for Healthcare Providers. Current PALS certification will be accepted in lieu of the BLS either at time of hire or as an annual competency (ACLS will not be accepted as a substitute to the requirements listed above.)

  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) is required within 90 days of hire

Working Job Title: Charge Nurse OR .9N

Job ID / Requisition Number: 2018-26223

FTE/Hours per pay period: 0.9 FTE (72 hours per bi-weekly pay periods)

Name: Surgery

Shift: Night Shift