Catholic Health Initiatives Clinic RN - Per Diem - Oncology in BREMERTON, Washington
Clinic RN - Per Diem - Oncology
Job Type: Per Diem
Scheduled Hours per 2 Week Pay Period: Varaible
Daily Schedule: 8:30am to 5:00pm
Weekends Required: None
Location: Hematology-Oncology Clinic/Bremerton
Harrison Medical Center has exciting and rewarding careers with competitive salaries and benefits. We are part of 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.
Provides care and support to patients under the direction of the physician and/or mid-level provider. Contributes to the planning and delivery of patient focused care.
Screens, communicates and responds to patient needs appropriately; managing patient flow to ensure enough time for patient care and family education. Delegates tasks to other caregivers as license permits.
Greet and prepare patients for practitioner. Provide patient mobility assistance, as necessary. Obtain and record vital signs and other appropriate information, such as height, weight, drug allergies, current medications and presenting problem. Anticipates the needs of the patient and the practitioner during the exam.
Administer ordered medications via oral, subcutaneous, intramuscular, intradermal, or sublingual routes. Start IV’s, maintain and administer IV fluids/meds as ordered by provider.
Under supervision of the practitioner, inform patients of lab results, call in prescriptions to pharmacies and return practitioners’ phone messages. Ensure that the patient or family understands follow-up and referral information. Provide general health education within own level of expertise and as directed by practitioner and nurse supervisor;
Prepare, clean and sterilize instruments and maintain equipment; keep patient exam rooms clean and orderly; dispose of contaminated items according to Franciscan Medical Group Exposure Control Plan; anticipate Practitioner's needs for medications, supplies and equipment and plan accordingly.
Assist with diagnostic tests and procedures to appropriate level of training and established procedures. Ensure patient privacy and comfort during the exam; instruct patients in the collection of samples and other tests.
Actively participate in continuing education and meetings; participates in committees as requested; and participants in professional development activities and maintains professional affiliations.
Triages and responds to patient telephone call using approved protocols; ensuring documentation of the phone call meets standards.
Graduate of accredited school of Registered Nursing approved by the WA State Board of Nursing required, BSN preferred.
One year clinic RN experience or 2 years of acute care experience preferred
Current WA State license as RN required
Current CPR certification or must be certified within 30 days of hire date.
Primary Location WASHINGTON-BREMERTON-HHP HEMATOLOGY ONCOLOGY
Daily Schedule 8:30am to 5:00pm
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 0
Weekends Required None
Req ID: 2018-R0158012
We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.