There’s a sense of pride that comes from working at Swedish. Maybe it’s because Swedish has been an indelible part of our Northwest community for 100 years. Or because so many highly accomplished professionals come here to care for patients, break through barriers and inspire one another. People look to Swedish for leadership and innovation in healthcare, and Swedish is growing to help them more than ever before. Here, you’re truly a part of something special. It’s rare to have such a rewarding work experience. But at Swedish, everything is possible.
Where you work matters! Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Staff Registered Nurse in Intravenous Nursing at Swedish Cherry Hill in Seattle, WA.
We are looking for an experienced RN in IV Therapy who will uphold the Swedish standards in patient care.
In this position you will: Evaluate the patient’s response to IV therapy procedures and to their IV therapy treatments.
Document teachings and learning’s related to IV procedures, treatment of complications and consultations concerning alternative devices for venous access.
Provide nursing care adapted to the individual patient needs based on the nursing process, which includes assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation.
Supervise and delegate to personnel that participates in the provision of care to ensure that patient needs and expected outcomes are met.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Nursing Baccalaureate degree (BSN) from an accredited school of nursing, or must attain a BSN within 5 years of hire
Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Washington
Current BLS certification
Experience as a Registered Nurse in IV Therapy
Experience placing Peripherally Inserted Central Catheters (PICC’s)
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
IV Therapy certification (VA-BC or CRNI)
Knowledge of Sapiens technology
Experience working with pediatric patients
Experience providing nursing education
About the Cherry Hill Campus.
What is now known as the James Tower at Swedish/Cherry Hill Campus was home to the first hospital in Seattle, established in 1877 by the Sisters of Providence, a Catholic charity. On July 1, 2000, the 385-bed tertiary-care center previously known as Providence Seattle Medical Center became part of the Swedish health-care system.
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About UsSince 1910, Swedish has been a hallmark of excellence. In a research study conducted by the National Research Corp., Swedish is consistently named the area's best hospital, with the best doctors, nurses and overall care in many specialties.
Swedish has grown to become the largest non-profit health provider in the Greater Seattle area with 11,000 employees, more than 2,800 physicians and 1,700 volunteers.
Swedish is committed to being the best place to receive care, and also the best place to work. We reward our employees with generous compensation and benefits, individualized orientation, education and a supportive work environment., Swedish has a non-discrimination policy and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.