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University of Washington REGISTERED NURSE ( PART-TIME VARIABLE DAY SHIFTS) in Seattle, Washington

Req #: 196628


Job Location Detail: 1550 N. 115th St.; Seattle, WA 98133

Posting Date: 09/21/2021

Closing Info: Open Until Filled

Salary: $34.30-63.54 Per Hour

Shift: Alternate Work Shift

Notes: As an employee you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs. For detailed information on Benefits for this position, click here. (

This recruitment offers a $5,000 Recruitment Incentive to eligible new employees joining UW Medicine#UWMRecruitmentIncentive A Higher Degree of Healthcare All across UW Medicine, our employees collaborate to perform the highest quality work with integrity and compassion and to create a respectful, welcoming environment where every patient, family, student and colleague is valued and honored. At UW Medical Center – Northwest, we’re proud of the acclaim we've received for our excellence in patient care and safety. Among the local, regional and national recognition we've received are: The Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence Award; The Emergency Medicine Excellence Award; The Stroke Care Excellence Award; Winner of the HealthGrades Distinguished Hospital Award for Patient Safety for the last three years in a row. We’re also one of the safest places to get care – among the top 5% in the country. UW Medical Center – Northwest includes a full-service, non-profit community hospital offering comprehensive medical, surgical and therapeutic services. With 281 beds, more than 1900 employees and a world-class medical staff, we provide innovative, technologically advanced care on a patient-friendly, easy-access campus, just north of Seattle. UW Medical Center - Northwest has an outstanding opportunity for a VARIABLE DAYS, PART-TIME, REGISTERED NURSE in the PACU DEPARTMENT. The Registered Nurse is a licensed practitioner who uses the nursing process to provide patient care. This includes exercising independent nursing judgment in managing the care of patients with complex health problem(s) and collaborating with patient, family and other healthcare providers/disciplines to optimize the patient’s return to health and promote independence in self-care. Supervises and coordinates the work of ancillary healthcare personnel. Responsibilities Develops a written plan of care including measurable expected outcomes, monitors and evaluates the patient’s responses, documents interventions, evaluates progress, and revises the plan of care as necessary Provides safe, therapeutic, cost-effective patient care Provides direct patient care to an assigned group of patients Administers medications, starts IVs, performs bedside tests, procedures, and treatments Collects, records, and analyzes assessment data such as patient health data, diagnoses, responses and problems, vital signs, imaging and lab results, etc Demonstrates knowledge and appropriate use of infection/exposure control plans, medication safety, safe lifting techniques, and personal protective equipment Manages and maintains equipment in the patient care environment Consults, coordinates, and collaborates effectively with patients, family members, and other members of the health care team Seeks to continually increase skills and knowledge in nursing practice Maintains compliance with all mandatory requirements Coordinates patient flow for assigned patients, delegates appropriately, including monitoring and follow through Supervises and coordinates activities of ancillary healthcare personnel Requirements Current unrestricted WA license One year of ICU experience or prior PACU, Phase I and Phase 2 ACLS and PALS required AL-RN | REGISTERED NURSE LICENSE - WA State Desired BSN preferred Acute care, ICU, ED nursing experience preferred

University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.