Providence Health & Services Registered Nurse – Close Observation Unit in Everett, Washington
Providence is calling a Close Observation Registered Nurse (RN) to Providence Regional Medical Center in Everett, WA.
We are seeking a skilled and knowledgeable Close Observation Registered Nurse (RN) who is dedicated to providing nursing care to a diverse group of patients with primary Medical Surgical conditions and a Mental Health secondary diagnosis. This is a 0.9 FTE ( 36 hours per week), night shift position.
In this position you will:
Assess, plan, implement and evaluate nursing care needs for patients with a variety of medical or surgical conditions as well as the management of a secondary mental health condition.
Demonstrate strong teaching and communication skills with patients, family members, and multidisciplinary medical and behavioral health professionals.
Work to create a therapeutic environment for appropriate management of their mental health diagnosis.
Demonstrate critical thinking, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision.
At Providence Regional Medical Center Everett we are committed to providing the highest quality of care to our patients. Literature shows that having BSN-prepared RNs contributes significantly to the quality of care. To that end, we are requiring that all nurses be either BSN-prepared or achieve their BSN within five years of hire.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
Current Registered Nurse (RN) licensure
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing (BSN) - required within 5 years of hire
Current Washington State Registered Nurse (RN) license
One (1) year prior experience as an RN with behavioral health patients in crisis
One (1) year prior experience as an RN in acute care
Prior experience using electronic medical records (EMR) such as EPIC
Prior experience using Microsoft Office Suite
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in Everett, WA is the state’s most award-winning hospital for medical care; having received the HealthGrades Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence four years in a row. Our new state-of-the-art 12 story hospital tower and the implementation of an electronic medical records system will significantly enhance our patient’s experience throughout the continuum of care.
The hospital is located in Snohomish County on the Sound and close to the mountains, so outdoor activities such as snow skiing, kayaking, and golfing are at your doorstep. The communities in Snohomish have all the comforts and appeal of small towns, with historical districts, beautiful homes, interesting boutiques, and unique restaurants, yet the city life of Seattle and Bellevue are just 30 minutes south, while the cosmopolitan city of Vancouver, BC lies only 2 hours north.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.
Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 76,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 475 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Medical/Surgical Nursing
Req ID: 141371