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CommonSpirit Health Nurse PCU in TACOMA, Washington


CHI Franciscan Health has exciting and rewarding careers with competitive salaries and benefits. We are a family of

hospitals, health care services, and medical providers delivering compassionate care to people throughout the South PugetSound. We are part of Catholic Health Initiatives, one of the largest not-for-profit health care systems in the country.

Our mission is to deliver high quality care that meets our patients' medical needs while providing emotional and spiritualsupport to patients and their families. We believe this three-part approach — physical, emotional, and spiritual — isessential to healing the whole person. Come join our team!


Job Summary

This position is responsible for providing care to the patient who is hemodynamically compromised and requires monitoringof multiple systems and/or nursing interventions every two to four hours.

Work is performed under standards of safety and care that provide instruction/guidance for taking care of issues and

patient needs in the absence of a physician. Requires the use of judgment and critical thinking skills in making

decisions regarding patient care (within the scope of practice), including knowledge and integration of available

standards, resources and data, and in the efficient utilization of staff/resources.

Work involves continuous contact withphysicians, patients, patient families, community agencies, patient care staff and management. An incumbent isaccountable for the quality of care provided to patients, and has the authority to direct care, provide education, seek

resources at the unit/department level, and delegate appropriate tasks.



  • Graduation from an accredited school of nursing.

  • One year of related work experience in an acute care setting is preferred.

  • Possession of a BSN degree is preferred.

  • Previous PCU/ICU experience preferred, or1-2 years med/surg experience, or

  • New graduate with completion of senior practicum in a specialty area i.e.: Critical Care, ED, PACU or

  • For those with no previous PCU/ICU experience, must successfully complete the PCU residency or the critical care residencyprogram


  • Current licensure as a Registered Nurse issued by the Washington State Board of Nursing.

  • Current American Heart Association Healthcare BLS Certification.

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) or attainment within 6 months of hire.

  • CCRN/Certified Neuroscience Registered Nurse (CNRN) preferred.

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Equal Opportunity

CommonSpirit Health™ is an Equal Opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, parental status, ancestry, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

External hires must pass a post offer, pre-employment background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with an arrest and/or conviction will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, ban the box laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances .

If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by telephone at (415) 438-5575 and let us know the nature of your request . We will only respond to messages left that involve a request for a reasonable accommodation in the application process. We will accommodate the needs of any qualified candidate who requests a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

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Requisition ID 2020-140846

Employment Type Full Time

Department Progressive Care Unit

Hours Per Pay Period 72

Facility CHI Franciscan St. Joseph Medical Center

Shift Night

Standard Hours 7:00pm - 7:30am

Location WA-TACOMA