Catholic Health Initiatives RN Surgical Admit Discharge Unit Part time Evenings in TACOMA, Washington

RN Surgical Admit Discharge Unit Part time Evenings

Description

About Us:

As the flagship hospital of CHI Franciscan Health, St. Joseph Medical Center continues to be the regional leader in the use of advanced medical technologies and therapies.

The 361-bed regional medical center is a level II trauma center with a robust cardiac surgery program that has recently received Three Star Awards for our thoracic and cardiac programs. Our main OR suite includes 10 operating rooms (two are cardiac) and an additional 9 operating rooms at the adjacent Walters Day Surgery Center. We also have two operating rooms at an ambulatory surgery center in nearby Gig Harbor. Combined, we perform over 16,500 cases per year, including trauma, cardiothoracic, vascular, general, neurosurgery, orthopedics, urology, spine, ENT, gynecology. We provide 24/7 staffing in the main OR.

Our Surgical Services Leadership team includes a Director, 3 Perioperative Clinical Managers, 2 Perianesthesia Clinical managers, a Sterile Processing Manager and an RN Educator. Combined, these leaders have over 100 years of nursing and leadership experience and they truly enjoy mentoring and developing staff members.

Orientation for new OR RNs includes a formal six-month long OR residency. We offer two residencies per year.

What We Have To Offer:

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

Shared governance model with a very engaged Unit Based Council

Collaborative scheduling

8, 10 and 12-hour shift options

Limited call

Financial support for CNOR certification

Tuition assistance for advanced degrees

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

Competitive wages, incentives and a generous employee benefits program

On-site fitness center available 24/7

Job Summary:

Our surgical services nurses provide pre-, intra- and post-operative nursing care to all patient populations undergoing surgical procedures. This work includes developing, implementing and assessing the patient plan of care in collaboration with physicians, interdisciplinary teams and the patient and family.

Additional Responsibilities:

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

Qualifications

Job Requirements:

Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Bachelor of Science in Nursing is preferred.

One year of related work experience is preferred.

Current State Licensure as a Registered Nurse is required.

Certified Nurse of the Operating Room (CNOR) is preferred.

Basic Life Support certification required.

Job Perioperative Services/OR

Primary Location WASHINGTON-TACOMA-SJMC-SJ OUTPATIENT CENTER

Daily Schedule 1130a-800p

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 64

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2017-R0129768