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EvergreenHealth Monroe Registered Nurse in Monroe, Washington

MISSION:

EvergreenHealth Monroe will advance the health of the community it serves through our dedication to high quality, safe, compassionate, and cost-effective health care.

JOB SUMMARY:

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

  • Teaching 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.

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