Catholic Health Initiatives RN-SWAT/IV Therapy - Part Time - Days - Gig Harbor in GIG HARBOR, Washington

RN-SWAT/IV Therapy - Part Time - Days - Gig Harbor

Description

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 Puget Sound. 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 spiritual support to patients and their families. We believe this three-part approach — physical, emotional, and spiritual — is essential to healing the whole person. Come join our team!

Job Summary:

This position is responsible for providing continuity of patient care by making assistance available where the need arises in the hospital. The SWAT nurse may also be a resource when given a patient care assignment. Assigned areas may include ICU, PCU, all clinical departments and nursing administration.

Essential Duties:

  • Performs Outpatient/Inpatient procedural sedation in Diagnostic Imaging and all Inpatient Units as needed.

  • Assesses and places PICC lines and midlines.

  • Starts difficult intravenous insertions throughout the facility.

  • Replaces or adjuncts unit staff due to illness, staffing shortages, etc. throughout the facility.

  • Assists with admissions, discharges, and other patient care issues during high acuity periods throughout the facility.

  • Assists with any special procedures and or difficult patient issues.

  • Serves as a resource to the more novice clinician.

  • Performs bed control, determining placement of direct admits, post-operative and emergency patients.

Additional Responsibilities:

Adheres to and exhibits our Core Values of Reverence, Integrity, Compassion and Excellence.

Qualifications

Education/Experience:

  • Requires minimum of one year of RN critical care and/or emergency department work experience (within past 4 years).

  • Completion of a critical care residency (or completion within first twelve months after hire in the position) is also required.

License/Certification:

  • Basic Life Support (BLS)

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)

  • PICC Line certification preferred.

Job Nursing - RN

Primary Location WASHINGTON-GIG HARBOR-ST. ANTHONY HOSPITAL

Daily Schedule 6:00am to 6:00pm

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 48

Weekends Required Every Other

Req ID: 2017-R0120707