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Posted: Wednesday, February 7, 2018 9:24 PM


PeaceHealth is seeking a
RN : Float Pool for a
0.9 full time equivalent
Non:Exempt position. This position will be working
Night shift with shift durations of
12 Hours.
Req ID:

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.
EXPERIENCE/TRAINING:
:Demonstrated knowledge of and ability age specific principles of growth and development and life stages to meet each patient's needs.
:New graduate or experienced RN.
:This position may be for a specific business line that may require special skills, knowledge and/or experience as specified in the job posting:
:Minimum 1 year pediatric nursing experience for pediatric care area (or equivalent combination of education and/or experience).
:Minimum 1 year continuous RN experience in an intermediate/progressive nursing unit in the last 3 years for intermediate critical care area.
:Minimum 1 year acute care experience as an RN or (equivalent education and/or experience) preferred and basic EKG course within 6 months and advanced EKG course within 12 months of hire for Cardiology unit.
:Acute care nursing experience preferred.
LICENSE/CERTIFICATION:
:WA State RN Licensure with Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers.
:Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) within 6 months of hire.
:National Institute of Health Stroke Scale (NIHSS) Certification within 6 months of hire.
:Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) within 12 months hire for Pediatric care area.
: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).
There may be more than one opening on this posting.
Please apply online to be considered.
For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application.
About PeaceHealth
PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Wash., is a not:for:profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi:specialty medical group practice with more than 900 providers and 10medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and contin

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