Join Harborview Medical Center's team of outstanding 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. Learn more about Harborview and our specialties on our website.***************************************************************************Current staff nurse (RN2) positions may include full time, part time, and per diem opportunities on various shifts in the following areas:**ICUs**Critical care, ICU (intensive care units) opportunities.*Neurosciences ICU (30 bed unit) - no openings currently but more may arise at any time.*Trauma Surgery ICU (24 bed unit) - 90% nights position open.*Burns ICU and Pediatric ICU (18 bed unit) - 90% nights position open.*Medical Cardiac ICU (17 beds unit) - 90% nights position open.*Critical Care Float Pool - 90% nights position open.Harborview ICUs are recipients of the prestigious Beacon Award for Critical Care Excellence.**Acute Care, Med-Surg, Tele** *1EH -12 - Med/Surg/Tele - 90% night position. *6MB - Planned Surgery - 90% night position; Per diem variable positions available. *6EH - 90% night position available; Per diem days as well as per diem nights available. *7EH - Trauma/General Surgery - 90% night positions available; Per diem variable shifts available. *5EH - Med/Surg/Tele - 90% day positions available; Per diem nights available. *4EH - Med/Tele/Oncology - 90% nights available; Per diem night positions open. *8EH - Burns/Plastics/Peds - Per diem days/nights available. *4WH - Trauma Rehabilitation - Per diem positions available. *3WH - Neurosciences - 90% Night positions open; and, per diem variable position open. *3EH - Med/Tele - 90% night shift positions; Per diem variable shift positions open. *Acute Care Float Pool - 90% nights positions open; and Per diem variable shift positions open. **Discharge Lounge/Continuity of Care**100% Day position. In the Discharge Lounge, the RN will help assist with reinforcing teaching and ensuring the appropriate follow-up care is established will take on Continuity of Care duties when needed (see details below about CCN RN duties). **Continuity of Care**Per diem positions available. Continuity of Care Nurses (CCN) coordinate 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. 2 years of RN experience required. **GI/Endoscopy***Full time, 100% Days position open (Week-days, 0830-1900, 10 hr shifts, no week-ends, although week-end call is required).*Additionally, there is a per diem position open, variable hours (Weekdays, shift begins 08am and is an 8-10 hour shift. No weekends or holidays, although week-end call is required.).Requires either one year ICU experience or one year Endo./GI experience.**Hematology/Oncology Support Clinic/(APA)***90% Days position open (week-days, 9 hr shifts, 0730-1700, Tues.-Fri., no week-ends or holidays).Providing and coordinating all aspects of out-patient care for patients with blood (hematology) disorders and who have been diagnosed with cancer (oncology); inclusive of being responsible for coordinating outpatient chemotherapy treatments provided at the UW Medical Center; arranging and scheduling various follow-up treatments, procedures and follow-up care associated with the Heme/Onc patient population; providing in-depth patient and family education on specifics of hematologic disorders and respective treatments, chemotherapy treatments and complications. Through skilled triage and assessment, education, collaboration and coordination of healthcare and community resources, the Heme/Onc RN2 assists patients to achieve optimum functional health status and quality of life. Heme/onc experience preferred; acute care experience preferred; minimum one year nursing experience required.**PICC Line/Vascular Access**Full time, 100% Days position open.Requires acute care nursing experience. PICC Line/Vascular access experience desirable.** Radiology/Diagnostic Procedures**Full time, 100% FTE Days position currently open.On-call also required.Position responsibilities include:
assist interventional radiologists during procedures involving all modalities of radiology in the Angiography suites (Body IR, Neuro IR, CathLab)
assist with Cardiology outpatient test: Echo's, TEEs, DSEs and treadmill tests
assist our Sports/Spine and Pain Anesthesia Team with procedures (steroid injections, spine injections for back pain, phototherapy's)
provide moderate sedation for all tests that require it, monitoring the patient throughout
pre and post anesthesia care and well as patient care coordination.Requires ICU experience.**PACU & Ambulatory Surgery**60% Days position open - PACU.60% Evenings position open - PACU.75% Evenings position open - PACU Maleng "PAM".Per diem, variable shifts position open - PACU & Ambulatory Surgery.Min. two years ICU experience required. PACU experience desirable.**O.R.**Operating Room (OR) opportunities.100% FTE rotating/variable shifts staff RN positions currently open.100% FTE night shift staff RN position currently open.100% FTE Nights Charge RN position currently open.100% FTE Week-end Nights Charge RN position currently open.Please note that OR positions include an expectation of taking up to 8 standby shifts per year.**Emergency Services (ED/ER)***90% - 100% nights/variable shifts RN2 Staff Nurse positions currently open.**Inpatient Psychiatry*** 100% evening, 60% day aposition available; Per diem position open - 5MB - Psych ICU.* 50% day position; Per diem positions open. 5WA - Acute Psych* Per diem positions open - 5WB - Acute Psych.* 90% day position available - Psych Emergency Services**Foot and Ankle Clinic**80% Day Shift position available. The UW Medicine Foot & Ankle Clinic provides consultation and surgical treatment for complex foot and ankle reconstruction, including arthritis, deformities, genetic anomalies, sports injuries and traumatic injury. Podiatry services are also available. Minimum of one year experience required.**Kidney Clinic**100% Day Shift positions available. Work schedule is from Monday - Friday from 0800 to 1630. Minimum one year of RN experience required. **Employee Health**60% Day position available. Employee Health Services (EHS) provides basic health screening and mandated occupational health assessment, surveillance and immunization services.**Pediatric Clinic**80% Day Shift position available. The RN2 serves as an assistant to the provider in performance of procedures, and as an independent provider of certain RN procedures. The RN II will provide direct care and assist in delivering preventive client-focused health services for women and children, including assessment, education, intervention and counseling related to health maintenance Requires two years of RN work experience, including pediatric nursing experience. **Ambulatory Allied Care Service, Care Manager**100% day shift position available. Duties include RN care coordination and transition management for patients with chronic conditions, multiple co-morbidities including mental illness and/or addictions, financial and cultural barriers. Responsible for utilizing care processes and collaborating with the interdisciplinary team to identify, assess, plan, implement, coordinate, monitor and evaluate options and services in meeting the needs of high risk individuals. This includes face-to-face assessments, telephone triage, transition management. **5NJB Clinics - Neurosurgery, Surgical Spine**100% Day position available. RN will support all clinics that are under 5NJB (5th Floor of Ninth and Jefferson Building). Will be required to successfully complete an arrhythmia course on monitored nursing units. One year of RN nursing experience required. **Burn Plastic Clinic**100% Day position available. Experience with wound care required and has experience with vulnerable patient population. **Endocrinology/Diabetes Clinic**80% Day position available. Experience with endocrinology/diabetic patients and two years of RN experience required. **Pioneer Square Neighborhood Clinics**50% Day position - Work in fast paced low barrier primary care clinic serving people who are homeless, unstably housed, marginalized and reluctant to use traditional community services. Provide triage, chronic disease education, phone and in- person care coordination, nurse appointments, complete medial orders and support in-office procedures. Experience in chronic disease management and care coordination. One year of RN experience required. 90% Day position - Pioneer Square Downtown programs are seeking a skilled nurse to work in our health care in housing programs. This position will work in two housing 1st programs operated by Downtown Emergency Services with HMC providing the on-site medical care. The sites are 1811 Eastlake 2 days a week and Estelle House 3 days a week. This is a Tuesday thru Saturday work week. The housing sites work with people who have been chronically homeless with mental illness and substance abuse using a harm reduction and trauma informed care approach. Bi-lingual RN strongly desired. **Eye Institute (Operating Room)** Per diem position available. Experience with Surgical Specialties prefer experience in ophthalmology. Experience in an OR -Circulating/Scrubbing. Experience with Moderate Sedation and this position will also be required to make post op phone calls.**SANE Nurse position (Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner)**Per diem position available. On call position providing care to adult, adolescent and pediatric victims of sexual assault including physical exam and forensic evidence collection. Service currently is provided at Harborview Medical Center and Valley Medical Center at a minimum. Program may expand in the next year to cover additional facilities in the Seattle area. 40 hour didactic SANE training is provided along with extensive orientation. Minimum availability of 72 hours per month in 12 or 24 hour shifts. Must be able to arrive at the hospital within 40 minutes of receiving page. Minimum 2 years nursing experience required. Emergency department, Women's health and/or Pediatric experience preferred.**UW Medicine - Community Care Line/Nurse Advice Line/Transfer Center**(This position is located in an office at Boeing field).Per diem, variable shifts position available.ER; outpatient; telephone triage experience desirable. *****************************************************************************(Please note: This is the appropriate requisition to apply to if you are an experienced nurse seeking employment in any nursing area (for staff nurse - RN2 positions) at Harborview Medical Center.If you are interested in applying for management (i.e. Nurse Manager or RN3/ Assistant Nurse Manager); or Educator/CNS or ARNP/PA-C (Health Care Specialist), or CRNA, please apply separately to the specific job postings listed for these positions.)
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