RN - Ambulatory Infusion Center
Company: Swedish Health Services
Posted on: June 10, 2021
Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Registered Nurse (RN)
(0.0 FTE, Days) to work in Ambulatory Infusion Center 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. Practices in
accordance with the Nurse Practice Act in the state of employment,
the American Nurses Association (ANA) Code of Ethics for Nurses,
and the ANA scope and standards of practice. Key functions and
specific skills for the job are found in the unit specific
onboarding checklist and in standards that are applicable to the
In this position you will:
- Employs Nursing Professional Practice: Assesses, identifies
appropriate nursing diagnoses, plans, implements and evaluates
patients' care. Develops, updates and coordinates the patient's
plan of care to achieve patient goals and to optimize outcomes and
transitions across the care continuum. Monitors, records and
communicates patient condition as appropriate. Performs and
maintains currency of essential competencies as required by
specific area of hire and populations served.
- Advocates: 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.
- Facilitates Learning: 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,
- Aligns Practice with Safety and Quality: 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 outcomes.
- Engages in Professional Development: 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 based practice.
- Leads in the Practice Setting & Community: 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 profession.
Required qualifications this position include:
- Nursing degree/diploma required upon hire.
- Bachelor's degree in Nursing or higher within 6 years of hire
or equivalent educ/experience
- Unencumbered RN license in state(s) of hire, and wherever care
is delivered. If RN holds a multi-state license through the Nurse
Licensure Compact (NLC), the RN must adhere to the requirements of
licensure in the new state(s) of hire.
- Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Care Providers required at
time of hire from American Heart Association (AHA) or Military
Training Network (MTN).
- 1 year of 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:
- Bachelor's degree in nursing upon hire.
- National Certification in area of specialty is preferred,
unless otherwise indicated.
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 healthcare delivery network that provides more
local services, while giving residents greater access to the latest
medical treatments and the comprehensive services of the Swedish
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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