Catholic Health Initiatives RN - Registered Nurse - Progressive Care Unit in FEDERAL WAY, Washington

RN - Registered Nurse - Progressive Care Unit

Description

St. Francis Hospital is a 134-bed community hospital and part of CHI Franciscan Health. Nationally recognized for excellence, St. Francis’ on-site specialties include 24/7 emergency services, a family birth center, diagnostic imaging and much more. St. Francis has consistently been named among the Top 100 Hospitals nationwide, and is recognized as a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence.

Critical Care at St. Francis includes a 14-bed medical/surgical intensive care unit and a 16-bed progressive care unit. In the ICU, we take care of patients who’ve experienced cardiac arrest, hypothermia and sepsis. In the PCU, we have a varied medical/surgical population of cardiac, vascular, pulmonary, bariatric and sepsis patients. Our ICU registered nurses provide primary care and we have an RN to patient ratio of 2:1. The PCU has an RN to patient ratio of 4:1. We have a total of 75 team members that include RNs, an RN Educator, health unit coordinators and care assistants. We offer new nursing residencies on a year-round basis.

What We Have To Offer To You:

  • Highly collegial and team-oriented staff members

  • Unit-based nursing councils

  • An established practice of staff-led change that is based upon evidence-based best practices

  • A strong foundation in our organization that is based upon quality and patient-centered care

  • Faith-based culture with commitment to our Core Values of Reverence, Integrity, Compassion and Excellence where we value positive team players

  • Opportunities for career growth within the growing and highly successful CHI Franciscan Health system

  • Competitive wages and a generous employee benefits program

Job Summary:

You will provide deliver care to patients in ICU who’ve experienced cardiac arrest, hypothermia and sepsis. In PCU you will deliver care to a varied medical/surgical population of cardiac, vascular, pulmonary, bariatric, and sepsis patients. Implementing and assessing the patient plan of care in collaboration with physicians, interdisciplinary teams and the patient and family.

Qualifications

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in nursing preferred

  • One year of related work experience is preferred

  • Current WA state Licensure as a Registered Nurse

  • Current CCRN (Critical Care Registered Nurse), CSC (Cardiac Surgery) Certification preferred

  • Healthcare Basic Life Support certification required

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support certification or attainment within six months of hire

Job Nursing - RN

Primary Location WASHINGTON-FEDERAL WAY-ST FRANCIS HOSPITAL

Daily Schedule 6:00am - 6:30pm

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 72

Weekends Required Every Other

Req ID: 2017-R0120291