Jan 18, 2021

Experienced Registered Nurse - Acute Care, Med-Surg (Full Time, Part Time, Per Diem)

  • UW Medicine
  • Seattle, WA, USA
General Nursing

Job Description

Req #: 179087
Job Location: Harborview Medical Center
Posting Date: 10/10/2020 
Closing Info: Open Until Filled 
Salary: $5,606.00 - $10,284.00 per month DOE & FTE, plus shift diffs  
Union Position: Yes
Shift: Alternate Work Shift 


Join Harborview Medical Center's teams of outstanding med/surg/acute care/tele nurses! (Registered Nurse 2; RN2).  Harborview Medical Center is a level one adult and pediatric trauma center as well as regional burn center for a four state region; a teaching and research hospital for the University of Washington; and a public/safety-net hospital for our diverse community


**Acute Care, Med-Surg, Tele**  

    *1EH -12 - Med/Surg/Tele - no positions currently in recruitment (recruitment could resume at any time).

    *3EH - Med/Tele - 90% Night positions open; and per diem variable shift positions open. (per diem- minimum five 12 hour shifts per month with at least two weekend shifts).

    *4EH - Med/Tele/Oncology - 90% FTE night & 90% FTE day position open.

    *4WH - Trauma Rehabilitation - 90% night position open.

    *5EH - Med/Surg/Tele - 90% FTE nights & 90% FTE days position currently open; and per diem position open.

    *6EH - Ortho Trauma - 90% night position open; and per diem positions available (per diem - minimum availability 6 -8 shifts per month, day/evening shift, at least two weekend shifts per month)..
    *6MB - Planned Surgery (also includes med/surg/ortho/neuro/trauma; 90% nights position currently open; and per diem position open.

    *7EH - Trauma/General Surgery - 100% FTE nights position currently open; and per diem position open.

    *8EH - Burns/Plastics/Peds - 90% FTE nights position currently open

    *Acute Care Float Pool - 90% Night positions open; and per diem variable shift positions open.

    *3WH - Neuro/Tele- 90% night positions open; and, per diem variable position open (per diem position with a minimum availability of 6 -8 shifts per month).

       ***The award winning 36 bed acute care 3WH Neuroscience (Neuro/Tele)
        floor specializes in the management of acute trauma and acute 
        vascular disease, patients with aneurysms, as well as other
        neurosurgical problems such as brain tumors and spinal disorders.
        We also provide expert management of stroke and epilepsy patients.

        Harborview's Neurosciences acute care (neuro/tele) unit is a
        Comprehensive Stroke Center and proud to be the recipient of the Top 
        Box and Patient Satisfaction Award for five quarters. We can thank the
        wonderful Achievements and Great work to the amazing leaders and staff
        members who make up the 3 West family!

**Continuity of Care Program (CCN)**
100% FTE (40 hours per week), Day Shift
50% FTE (20 hours per week), Day Shift(Sat/Sun weekend position)

*and, per diem available.

Continuity of Care Nurse (CCN) coordinates all aspects of care leading to a timely transition to the next level of care for patients on acute care units. The CCN serves as a liaison between patients, families, medical teams, nursing staff, social services, interdisciplinary team members, consulting and referring physicians and agencies involved in the care of patients from admission through the discharge process.
Minimum Requirement:
1. Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Washington.
2. Minimum of two years professional nursing experience in Trauma/General Surgery, Critical and/or Acute Care, Emergency Care, or equivalent education and experience.
3. Able to carry equipment (15-20lbs) from supply to the patient room
Desired Qualifications:
4. Effective interpersonal skills, leadership skills, and clinical expertise in the care of acute care patients.
5. Graduate of an accredited school of nursing, BSN required.
6. Some Case Management or discharge planning experience  and understanding of care coordination  and Transition of care
7. Have computer skill to facilitate and document timely interdisciplinary huddle report.
8. Very well developed Communication skill  is critical for the workflow
Legal Requirement - Current license to practice as a registered nurse in the State of Washington.

Applicants considered for this position will be required to disclose if they are the subject of any substantiated findings or current investigations related to sexual misconduct at their current employment and past employment. Disclosure is required under Washington state law.