MultiCare Health System Staff RN Covington Hospital Operating Room in Covington, Washington
The reasons to work at MultiCare are as unique as the people who do. Join us for the professional challenges you seek. In the settings you prefer. With schedules that fit your life. Learn more at www.multicarejobs.org POSITION SUMMARY The Registered Nurse is responsible and accountable for the assignment and delivery of direct patient care. Provides direction and supervision for the Licensed Practical Nurse and ancillary nursing personnel when such care has been delegated. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Ability to demonstrate good customer service skills, exhibits patience and tact when interacting with all customers. Physically able to stand and/or walk for approximately 80% of the shift. Able to support patient weighing a minimum of 150 lbs. and supplies weighing a minimum of 40 pounds. Two years experience in acute care setting preferred. Able to prioritize and organize the multiple demands of the position. Able to identify occupational hazards and use safety precautions. Able to move about facility freely. Able to communicate appropriately verbally and in writing to patients, visitors, and staff. Possesses good manual dexterity, ability to execute detailed procedures, and visual and auditory acuity for patient environment assessment and required computer technology. Able to bend, lift, stoop as needed to perform patient care. Able to work independently. Able to recognize and respond to visual and auditory alarms/communications. Exhibits knowledge of National Patient Goals and adheres to policies and practices designed to increase patient safety. EDUCATION/LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS Currently licensed as a Registered Professional Nurse in the State of Washington. Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider (BLS certified). BLS / ACLS/ NRP/ PALS/ TNCC certified as indicated by unit specific or specific expectations. This position is for the new Covington Hospital that will be opening in March 2018. Start date will be January or early February 2018. Hiring two for this shift and FTE. One year of hospital Circulating experience or completion of a MHS Periop Residency required. Employer's Job# 52212 Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.