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 New to Speciality Staff Registered Nurse in our Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at First Hill.
New to Specialty Training Start Date: January 20
The Registered Nurse is responsible for providing nursing care adapted to individual patient needs based on the nursing process, which includes assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation. He or she is also responsible for delegation and supervision of personnel, as states above, that participate 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 required. Applicants without a BSN degree must actively pursue and attain a BSN within five years of hire. Continued employment by Swedish beyond five years is contingent upon attaining the BSN degree. (Registered Nurses employed by Swedish prior to December 1, 2012 are encouraged to pursue the BSN degree, but obtaining the degree will not be a condition of employment.)
Current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Washington.
Current BLS Certification.
RN experience in an acute care setting
Must complete the Swedish “New to Specialty” training program after hire
About the First Hill Campus.
The 697-bed tertiary-care center on the Swedish/First Hill campus is the flagship of the Swedish health-care system. Swedish/First Hill has one of the most active and advanced birthing programs in Washington state and houses a Level III neonatal intensive-care unit. More surgeries are performed each year at Swedish/First Hill than at any other facility in the region; volumes include more total joint replacements than any other medical center in the state.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details —
Our Non-Profit Mission: Improve the health and well-being of each person we serve., Our Vision: Demonstrate the highest-quality, best-value healthcare to all we serve.
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.