EvergreenHealth Monroe Registered Nurse in Monroe, Washington
EvergreenHealth Monroe will advance the health of the community it serves through our dedication to high quality, safe, compassionate, and cost-effective health care.
Provides patient care to Wound Care Center patients in an outpatient clinic setting and handles patient intake and discharge processes as assigned and according to the hospital and nursing standards. RN will serve as Case Manager to a group of patients as assigned. This includes, but is not limited to:
Performing the initial nursing assessment, communicating findings with the assigned physician, assessing the wound stage and measurements, documenting care plans, evaluating the patient’ status in regard to desired outcomes, and identifying patient care situations that require intervention
Participating in quality improvement initiatives, providing education to the patient or caregiver, and serving as a patient advocate in the delivery and coordination of the patient care
Performs hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBO) related duties as assigned, upon completion of hyperbaric training.
Collaborates as needed with other healthcare providers, Wound Care Center Providers, Manager and the Medical Director regarding clinic and patient needs.
Performs other duties as assigned
LICENSURE, EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
Requires current WA State Registered Nurse (RN) license in good standing
Requires current certification in BLS (Basic Life Support)
Demonstrated organization, prioritization and time-management skills
Basic knowledge of regulatory/accrediting requirements for healthcare organizations.
Strong interpersonal, listening, as well as oral and written communication skills, to include presentation skills and ability to translate complex technical terms in laymen’s terms
Customer service skills and follow-up skills
Strong analytical skills and problem-solving skills
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and to work on multiple tasks at the same time
Ability to work with others and in a team environment
Ability to stay calm in all situations
Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint)
Working knowledge of computerized nursing systems
This position is covered by a collective bargaining agreement between EvergreenHealth Monroe and SEIU Healthcare 1199NW.