Swedish Medical Center Clinic RN - Bariatric Surgery and Weight Loss Services in Seattle, Washington
Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Registered Nurse (1.0 FTE, Days) to work in Bariatric Surgery Center at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.
The Registered Nurse is responsible for providing nursing care adapted to individual patient needs based on the nursing process, which includes assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation including but not limited to such duties as lab ordering, treatment plan coordination, triage emergent in clinic calls, Provider MyChart/Inbasket coverage, and daily clinic duties. The staff nurse is responsible for support of personnel that participate in the provision of care to ensure that patient needs and expected outcomes are met. The staff nurse will in addition be utilized in clinic training for onboarding clinical staff, i.e. Medical Assistants.
In this position you will:
Collect pertinent assessment data that includes present condition, past history, physical, spiritual and psychosocial information utilizing input from patient, significant other, and/or healthcare team members as applicable.
Develop, review, and revise an individualized care plan within the time frame identified in documentation standards.
Evaluate patient’s response to care and initiates independent and/or collaborative changes where appropriate.
Be responsible for delegation and supervision of personnel that participate in the provision of care to ensure that patient needs and expected outcomes are met.
Required qualifications for this position include:
· All Registered Nurses without a minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing must obtain a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing or higher within 6 years of hire
A RN with 20 years of RN experience will not be required to obtain a BSN
Exceptions will be considered on a case-by-case basis at each facility by the most senior administrative nursing leader in consultation with the Human Resources leader
Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Washington
Current BLS Certification (specialty areas may require additional certifications)
· 12 months experience working with the patient population similar to department of hire or completion of the specialty residency located at that facility
· 2 years of experience as a Registered Nurse in an outpatient/clinical setting
Preferred qualifications for this position include :
Experience as a Registered Nurse in an acute care/hospital setting
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
Our Non-Profit Mission: Improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.
Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the Greater Seattle Area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 183 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Great Puget Sound area. Swedish employs more than 13,000 employees and 4,200 physicians. Whether through physician clinics, health education, research and innovation or other means of 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.
Job Category: Medical/Surgical Nursing
Req ID: 181352