Posted: Wednesday, February 7, 2018 9:27 PM
PeaceHealth is seeking a
RN : Urgent Care (Per Diem) for a per diem,
Day shift position.
Provides professional nursing care to patients in the clinic/outpatient setting in compliance with professional practice standards. Promotes a collaborative, interdisciplinary approach towards patients, families and all members of the care delivery team.
1. Assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care needs. This includes assessing patient's condition, triaging patient phone calls, counseling patients, providing patient education, taking patient histories, administering prescribed medications, changing dressings, cleaning wounds and monitoring patient vital signs.
2. Documents patient care in the healthcare record according to established standards.
3. Ensures own professional effectiveness through education and professional development.
4. Participates in the development of and maintains established policies, procedures and objectives; quality improvement; safety; environmental and infection prevention programs.
5. Performs other duties as assigned.
QUALIFICATIONS (required unless otherwise noted)
:Graduate of an accredited school/college of nursing.
:Minimum 1 year experience in Emergency nursing or Urgent Care setting; may require pediatric experience.
:Certified Emergency Nurse (CEN) Preferred
:Prior Charge RN experience preferred.
:Demonstrated knowledge of and ability age specific principles of growth and development and life stages to meet each patient's needs.
:Current Registered Nurse licensure in the state in which nurse will be practicing.
:Current BLS (Basic Life Support) certification required at date of hire.
:ACLS required at date of hire.
:Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) and Trauma Nurse Core Course (TNCC) required within 1 year of hire.
:See community specific document for each Unit/Department required credentials.
:Demonstrated ability to promote positive interpersonal relationships and patient/family centered work environment
:Basic computer skills including MS Office applications
:Effective prioritization skills
:Ability to provide health education to patients, staff and community
:Knowledge of Medicare, JCAHO and HCFA regulations pertaining to ambulatory care
PHMG : PHYSICAL/COGNITIVE REQUIREMENTS:
:Work requires active physical exertion up to 33 of the time.
:Ability to lift objects weighing 50 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.
:Job duties frequently require intense concentration and attention to detail (34:65 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.
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 continues with a spirit of respect, stewardship, collaboration and social justicein fulfilling its Mission.
We offer competitive compensation, a robust benefits package and a collaborative, Mission:driven work environment To learn more about working at PeaceHealth and the
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