Jefferson Healthcare in Port Townsend, WA (www.jeffersonhealthcare.org) looking for a dedicated and compassionate Endoscopy Registered Nurse to join our Surgical Associates team. Our ideal teammate is compassionate and adaptable to diverse situations, is independent and strong in his/her field. Our team takes a great deal of pride in what we offer to our community and we'd love for you to join us!
The Endoscopy RN is responsible for providing nursing care adapted to the individual patient needs based on the nursing process in the ambulatory care setting including: assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation. He or she promotes continuity of care to ensure that patient needs and expected outcomes are met. The RN must be a self starter and capable of functioning as a member of the team. The RN assesses the appropriateness for a patient to receive procedure(s) at the Surgery Center by reviewing patient's chart, medications, etc. and prepares patients for procedure.
Job Requirements: -- Current Washington state RN license in good standing is required -- Current CPR/BLS (Healthcare Provider) and ACLS is required -- Advanced certification is required in Procedural Sedation within 90 days of employment. -- Bachelor of Science in Nursing preferred -- Recent Endoscopy with conscious sedation experience is preferred or -- Recent Critical Care, ICU or ER is required if candidate has no endoscopy experience.
Internal Number: 18-05-03-113
About Jefferson Healthcare
Jefferson Healthcare is a DNV accredited, fully integrated health care system, with numerous accreditations and awards. We are the primary healthcare provider for more than 25,000 residents of East Jefferson County on the Olympic Peninsula. Jefferson Healthcare employees over 600 employees and is the largest employer in Jefferson County. We are a critical access, public hospital district providing services to residents of east Jefferson County. It is operated as a municipal corporation with five elected commissioners who oversee the district's operations. We recently received a 90% on our employee survey on "I would work here again."
Port Townsend has been named as one of the coolest small towns in America ... with good reason. There are festivals almost every weekend, endless recreational/hiking/skiing/sailing activities, great places to eat, and a strong and vibrant community feel. National Geographic calls Port Townsend "one of the most sophisticated places west of Seattle" and we continue to receive awards year after year, such as 2015 Best Small Towns in America (Smithsonian Magazine), 50 Safest Cities in Washington (Safewise.com), and 16 Best Places to Live in the US in 2015 (nearby Port Angeles by Outdoors Magazine). Come check us out!