RN Break Relief - Medical Surgical Telemetry Part-time Days St. Joseph Medical Center

Tacoma, WA
Med / Surg, Other, Telemetry
Contract Type
Full Time
Your time at work should be fulfilling. Rewarding. Inspiring. That’s what you’ll find when you join one of our non-profit CHI facilities across the nation. You’ll find challenging, rewarding work every day alongside people who have as much compassion as you. Join us and together we’ll create healthier, stronger communities. Imagine your career at Catholic Health Initiatives!

Our Medical/Telemetry unit has 37 beds providing care to patients who are acute and chronically ill.  Our patient population includes:

Rapid Rule-Out MI Patients

Diabetes Mellitus

Congestive Heart Failure

Acute and Chronic Respiratory Disease

Acute and Chronic Renal Disease

Peritoneal Dialysis

Gastrointestinal Disorders

Infectious Disease

Circulatory Impairments

Seizure Disorders

Any medical or surgical patients requiring telemetry and/or Dobutamine, Dopamine, Cardizem, Nitroglycerin drips.

Our team consists of staff who are outstanding, excellent, and highly skilled nurses. Our unit also have specialized training for peritoneal dialysis RNs, and the only unit that provides peritoneal dialysis services at SJMC. We are most proud of our staff who are highly engaged, have excellent teamwork, are very supportive and enjoys mentoring and developing new staff members.  Our unit won the Best Place to Work award during the 1st quarter of FY16.

What We Have To Offer To You

Our RN’s enjoy working as a member of an interdisciplinary team to give patient-centered care.

Faith-based culture with commitment to our Core Values of Reverence, Integrity, Compassion and Excellence where we value positive team players

Collaborative scheduling

12-hour shifts and 8-hour shifts

Financial support for specialty certifications

Tuition assistance for advanced degrees

Opportunities for career growth within the growing and highly successful CHI Franciscan Health system

Competitive wages, incentives and a generous employee benefits program

Job Requirements
We are looking for a responsible and compassionate Registered Nurse with top-notch clinical skills, a caring attitude, and the ability to work independently with minimal supervision. It is also important to display excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills as well as the ability to effectively educate patients and their families on the in-home healthcare process.

Additional requirements for this role include:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.  Bachelor of Science in Nursing is preferred

    One year of related work experience is preferred

    Current State Licensure as a Registered Nurse is required

    Basic Life Support and Advanced Cardiac Life Support certification


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