Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Registered Nurse \(0\.9FTE, Days\) to work in the Neuro Critical Care Unit \(NCCU\) at Swedish Cherry Hill in Seattle, WA\.
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The Registered Nurse \(RN\) provides professional, comprehensive nursing care for patients in an acute care environment\. Accountable for the delivery of coordinated, safe, compassionate, therapeutic, evidence\-based quality care to patients and families, based on individual physical, emotional, and spiritual needs, and appropriate care strategies throughout the lifespan\.
Essential Job Functions/Responsibilities:
Assesses, diagnoses, plans, implements and evaluates patients' care\.
Effectively advocates for ethical and holistic care by partnering in care planning to promote the autonomy, dignity, rights, values and beliefs of those we serve\.
Fosters a learning environment for patient/families, nursing, and other members of the healthcare team\.
Leads and coordinates teams, appropriately delegates, coordinates care and collaborates with others as equal members of the inter\-professional care team to integrate nursing knowledge\.
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
Licensed as Registered Nurse in the State of Washington
Current Basic Life Support Certification \(BLS\)
Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification \(ACLS\)
12 months acute care experience working with the patient population similar to department of hire or completion of the specialty residency located at that facility
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Current NIH Stroke Scale Certification
2 or more years' experience working as an RN on a Neuro ICU
About the Cherry Hill Campus
What is now known as the James Tower at Swedish/Cherry Hill Campus was home to the first hospital in Seattle, established in 1877 by the Sisters of Providence, a Catholic charity\. On July 1, 2000, the 385\-bed tertiary\-care center previously known as Providence Seattle Medical Center became part of the Swedish health\-care system\.
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\.
Since 1910, Swedish has been a hallmark of excellence\. Swedish has grown to become the largest non\-profit health provider in the Greater Seattle area with 11,000 employees, more than 2,800 physicians and 1,700 volunteers\. Swedish is committed to being the best place to receive care, and also the best place to work\. We reward our employees with generous compensation and benefits, individualized orientation, education and a supportive work environment\. 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\.