RN - Surgical 8

  • PeaceHealth
  • Vancouver, WA, USA
  • Feb 23, 2021
PRN Registered Nurse (RN)

Job Description

Job Description

Description

PeaceHealth is seeking an RN - Surgical 8 for a Per Diem/Relief, Variable position.  Hourly compensation starts at $40.15, more depending on experience.

 

JOB SUMMARY

Provides professional nursing direct patient care in compliance with professional practice and unit standards. Promotes a collaborative, interdisciplinary approach towards patients, families, and all members of the care delivery team.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

 

  • Assess, plan, implement, and evaluate patient care needs.
  • Documents patient care in the healthcare record according to established standards.
  • Directs and delegates care to other team members in accordance with their education, credentials, and demonstrated competence.
  • Ensures own professional effectiveness through education and professional development.
  • Participates in the development of and maintains established hospital policies, procedures and objectives, quality improvement, safety, environmental, and infection prevention program.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION:

 

  • Graduate of an accredited school/college of nursing required.
  • BSN preferred.
  • Specialty certification preferred.
  • Ability to demonstrate proficiency by successfully passing the EKG test.

 

EXPERIENCE/TRAINING:

 

  • New graduate or experienced RN (or equivalent education and/or experience).
  • One year of experience as a registered nurse preferred.
  • BSN with acute care nursing experience preferred.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to apply age specific principles of growth and development and life stages to meet each patient’s needs.

 

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION:

 

  • Current Registered Nurse licensure in the state in which nurse will be practicing at date of hire.
  • Current BLS (Basic Life Support) certification required at date of hire.
  • ACLS certification may be required.
  • See community specific document for each Unit/Department required credentials.

 

OTHER SKILLS:

  • Demonstrated ability to promote positive interpersonal relationships and patient/family centered work environment
  • Able to support and interpret medical center philosophy, policy, and procedures
  • Basic computer skills

SOUTHWEST PHYSICAL/COGNITIVE REQUIREMENTS

  • Work requires active physical exertion up to 33% of the time.
  • Ability to lift objects weighing 80 lbs. or less.
  • Work requires frequent exposure to minor cold, heat, poor ventilation, or sharp instruments. Reasonably anticipated exposure to blood and body fluids once per month or more.
  • Duties require the ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail (more than 65% of work time).

This position is represented by a collective bargaining agreement. There may be more than one opening on this posting.

For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application.  EEO Affirmative Action Employer/Vets/Disabled in accordance with applicable local, state, or federal laws.

Job ID: 2200
Location: Vancouver, WA
Work Type: Per Diem - Relief
Shift: Variable
Shift Length: 12 Hours
FTE: 0.00
Benefit Eligibility: Select benefits

Specialty

Medical-Surgical Nursing