Swedish Medical Center RN - Pain Services (Per Diem) in Seattle, Washington

Description:

Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Registered Nurse (1.0 FTE, Days) to work in the Pain Services clinic 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.

In this position you will:

  • Manage the care of patients receiving fluoro guided interventional procedures, including but not limited to pre-procedure assessment, post-procedure recovery, and patient education

  • Utilize skills in IV access and procedural sedation

  • Triage phone calls coming in to the Center

  • Manage the care of patients with an implantable intrathecal pump device; post-operative care, pump refills and programming

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Nursing Baccalaureate degree (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing or must actively pursue and attain a BSN within six years of hire

  • Licensed as Registered Nurse in the State of Washington

  • Current Basic Life Support Certification (BLS)

  • Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) or obtain within six months of hire

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Experience with Peripheral IV Insertion

  • Experience with Conscious/Procedural Sedation

  • Experience working with a care team that includes other RNs, Physicians, Medical Assistants and other allied health and support professionals.

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

https://caregiver.ehr.com

Our Mission

Our Non-Profit Mission: Improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.

About Us

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.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Nursing - Other

Location: Washington-Seattle

Req ID: 181129