Home
Jobs Home > ICU/CCU > WA - Washington (All) > PeaceHealth > PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center > RN Staff - CVICU Job

RN Staff - CVICU Job

PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center
PeaceHealth
Type Full time Posted 8/13/2014
Salary - n/a - Starts 9/16/2014
WA - Washington (All) - Vancouver Referral - n/a -    

RN Staff - CVICU Job

Date:Sep 5, 2014

Location:Vancouver, WA, US

Company:Peacehealth

Req ID:43059

About PeaceHealth

PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Wash., is a not-for-profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi-specialty medical group practice with more than 800 physicians and providers, a comprehensive laboratory system, and nine medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and continues to serve communities when invited to do so with a spirit of collaboration and stewardship. This is The Spirit of Healing—The Spirit of PeaceHealth.

Department:Cardiovascular ICU (2040)

JOB SUMMARY
Provides professional nursing direct patient care in compliance with professional practice

and unit standards.  Promotes a collaborative, interdisciplinary approach towards patients,

families and all members of the care delivery team.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
1. Assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care needs.
2. Documents patient care in the healthcare record according to established standards.
3. Directs and delegates care to other team members in accordance with their

education, credentials, and demonstrated competence.
4. Ensures own professional effectiveness through education and professional

development.
5. Participates in the development of and maintains established hospital policies,

procedures and objectives, quality improvement, safety, environmental and infection

prevention program.
6. Performs other duties as assigned.


QUALIFICATIONS:
EDUCATION: 
• Graduate of an approved school of nursing required.
• BSN preferred. 
• Specialty certification preferred.

EXPERIENCE/TRAINING: 
• One year or more of continuous recent (within the last 36 months) medical or

surgical intensive care experience or graduate of PeaceHealth Southwest's Critical Care

Internship Program (or equivalent education and/or experience).


LICENSE/CERTIFICATION: 
       • WA State RN Licensure

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS). National Institute of Health Stroke Scale (NIHSS)
  • Certification within 6 months of hire.


OTHER SKILLS: 
• BSN. Cardiac critical care nursing experience including open heart surgery and

knowledge of Intra Aortic Balloon Pump (IABP) Counterpulsation. Fundamentals of Critical

Care Support (FCCS) certification. Critical Care Registered Nurse (CCRN) certification.


 

Location:  Vancouver, WA 
Job Category:  Nursing - RN Patient Care
Shift:  Night
Shift Length:12 Hours
FTE:.9  
Work Type:  Part Time
Salary range starts at:$32.73
Required Certifications/Licensure:Advanced Cardiac Life Support; Basic Life Support; National Institute of Health Stroke Scale Certification; Registered Nurse - Washington 

The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed within this job class. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.

Posting Notes: Vancouver, WA || Nursing - RN Patient Care || Part Time || CRITICAL CARE SVCS 


Nearest Major Market:Portland Oregon
Nearest Secondary Market:Tacoma
Job Segment:Nursing, Social Media, Medical, Patient Care, Intern, Healthcare, Marketing, Entry Level