Description PeaceHealth is seeking a RN - Medical Surgical for a Full Time, Night position. Hourly compensation starts at $40.15, more depending on experience.JOB SUMMARYProvides 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 FUNCTIONSAssess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care needs.
Documents patient care in the healthcare record according to established standards.
Directs and delegates care to other team members in accordance with their education, credentials, and demonstrated competence.
Ensures own professional effectiveness through education and professional development.
Participates in the development of and maintains established hospital policies, procedures and objectives, quality improvement, safety, environmental and infection prevention program.
Performs other duties as assigned.
QUALIFICATIONSEDUCATION:Graduate of an accredited school/college of nursing
Ability to demonstrate proficiency by successfully passing EKG test
Specialty certification preferred.
EXPERIENCE/TRAINING:New graduate or experienced RN (or equivalent education and/or experience).
Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to apply age specific principles of growth and development and life stages to meet each patient’s needs.
3 years acute care nursing experience preferred
LICENSE/CERTIFICATION:WA State RN Licensure with Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers.
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) preferred.
See community specific document for each Unit/Department required credentials.
OTHER SKILLS:Demonstrated ability to promote positive interpersonal relationships and patient/family centered work environment
Able to support and interpret medical center philosophy, policy and procedures
Basic computer skills
SOUTHWEST PHYSICAL/COGNITIVE REQUIREMENTSWork requires active physical exertion up to 33% of the time.
Ability to lift objects weighing 80 lbs. or less.
Work requires frequent exposure to minor cold, heat, poor ventilation or sharp instruments. Reasonably anticipated exposure to blood and body fluids once per month or more.
Duties require the ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail (more than 65% of work time).
This position is represented by a collective bargaining agreement. There may be more than one opening on this posting. See how PeaceHealth is committed to Inclusivity, Respect for Diversity and Cultural Humility. For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application. EEO Affirmative Action Employer/Vets/Disabled in accordance with applicable local, state, or federal laws.REQNUMBER: PH-INFOR-4231