RN - Cardiac Catheterization
Company: Swedish Health Services
Posted on: May 3, 2021
Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Registered Nurse (Per
Diem, Variable Shift) to work in the Cardiac Catheterization Unit
at Swedish Edmonds in Edmonds, WA.
The Registered Nurse (RN) provides professional, comprehensive
nursing care for patients in an acute care environment. Accountable
for the delivery of coordinated, safe, compassionate, therapeutic,
evidence-based quality care to patients and families, based on
individual physical, emotional, and spiritual needs, and
appropriate care strategies throughout the lifespan
In this position you will:
- Assesses, identifies appropriate nursing diagnoses, plans,
implements and evaluates patients' care.
- Effectively advocates for ethical and holistic care by
partnering in care planning to promote the autonomy, dignity,
rights, values and beliefs of those we serve.
- Fosters a learning environment for patient/families, nursing,
and other members of the healthcare team including students;
facilitates formal and informal learning for patient/families,
nursing, other members of the healthcare team, and community.
- Accountable for safety, identifies and corrects problems, and
integrates evidence, and best practice into nursing care; uses data
and evidence to improve patient outcomes. Aligns patient safety,
self-safety and environmental safety as equally important for best
- Engages in ongoing professional development; practices to the
top of license within the legal parameters of the Nurse Practice
Act, the Nursing Social Policy Statement, the ANA Code of Ethics
for Nurses, and specialty standards. Promotes a culture of inquiry
that explores, integrates and disseminates research and evidence
- Leads and coordinates teams, appropriately delegates,
coordinates care and collaborates with others as equal members of
the inter-professional care team to integrate nursing knowledge.
Models professional behaviors as a representative of the nursing
Required qualifications for this position include:
Nursing degree/diploma required upon hire
- All Registered Nurses without a minimum of a Bachelor's degree
in Nursing must obtain a Bachelor's degree in Nursing or higher
within 6 years of hire
- A RN with 20 years of RN experience will not be required to
obtain a BSN
Exceptions will be considered on a case-by-case basis at each
facility by the most senior administrative nursing leader in
consultation with the Human Resources leader
- Licensed as Registered Nurse in the State of Washington
- Current Basic Life Support Certified (BLS)
- Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification within 90
days from hire
- One (1) year acute care experience working with the patient
population similar to department of hire or completion of the
specialty residency located at that facility
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Nursing degree/diploma required upon hire
- National Certification in area of specialty
About the Edmonds Campus.
Swedish Edmonds has been providing sound and thoughtful care for
patients in the Greater Seattle area for more than 45 years. We
pride ourselves in employing only the most qualified and caring
professionals. We are not simply a hospital or a workplace. We are
a family. We are a community. Our mission is to improve the health
and well-being of the community through local, high-quality and
compassionate health care services. Swedish Edmonds is an
innovative, regional health-care delivery network that provides
more local services, while giving residents greater access to the
latest medical treatments and the comprehensive services of the
The Swedish/Edmonds campus includes:
217 licensed beds.
450 of the most qualified physicians and specialists on medical
1,400 staff including clinical and non-clinical personnel.
Full scope of medical and surgical services, including Level IV
Trauma emergency medicine, diagnostic, treatment and support
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