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EvergreenHealth Monroe Registered Nurse in Monroe, Washington

MISSION:

Working together, we exist to serve the changing health care needs of our community. We will provide personalized patient care known for quality and excellence with a healing environment through caring relationships.

JOB SUMMARY:

Responsible for the total direct nursing care of all patients within established standards of care, hospital and unit policies, procedures, and guidelines. Assesses plans, organizes, implements, and evaluates individualized, professional patient care to pediatric through geriatric patients within the medical surgical telemetry unit (MSTU). Pro­vides nursing care as directed by medical staff and in accordance with the objectives, and the state Nurse Practice Act. Participates in patient teach­ing and discharge planning. Demonstrates knowledge, skills, and critical thinking ability required to function on the unit and to respond to rapidly changing patient needs. Uses an understanding of the prin­ciples of growth and develop­ment to as­sess each patient's age specific needs and pro­vide age specific appropriate treat­ment and care. Participates in unit and hospital Perfor­mance Im­provement activ­ities. Assumes Charge Nurse Role as assigned.

LICENSURE:

Requires WA State Registered Nurse (RN) license and Basic Life Support (BLS). Must obtain Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification within 30 days of hire and NIHSS Stroke Certification within 90 days of hire date. Prefer candidates with BSN degree.

This position is covered by a collective bargaining agreement between EvergreenHealth Monroe and SEIU Healthcare 1199NW.

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