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) - 90% FTE nights position currently open.
*Burns ICU and Pediatric ICU (18 bed unit, includes both adults and peds) - 90% FTE nights position currently open.
*Trauma Surgery ICU (24 bed unit) - no positions currently open (openings could arise at any time).
*Medical Cardiac ICU (17 beds unit) - no positions currently open (openings could arise at any time).
*Critical Care Float Pool - 90% FTE days positions currently 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 open.
*6MB - Planned Surgery - 90%, night position open; per diem variable positions available.
*6EH - Ortho Trauma - 90% night position open; and per diem positions available.
*7EH - Trauma/General Surgery - 90% night position open; and per diem variable shifts available.
*5EH - Med/Surg/Tele - 90% night position available; and per diem variable shifts available.
*4EH - Med/Tele/Oncology - per diem variable shifts positions open.
*8EH - Burns/Plastics/Peds - per diem variable shifts position available.
*4WH - Trauma Rehabilitation - 90% Night position available; per diem shifts available.
*3EH - Med/Tele - 90% night position available; and per diem variable shift positions open.
*Acute Care Float Pool - 90% day position open; and 90% night positions open; and per diem variable shift positions open.
*3WH - Neurosciences - 90% night positions open; and, per diem variable position open. **The 36 acute care beds at HMCs 3WH Neuroscience floor specialize in the management of acute trauma and acute vascular disease, patients with aneurysms, as well as other neurosurgical problems such as brain tumors and spinal disorders. We also provide expert management of stroke and epilepsy patients.
Harborview's Neurosciences unit is proud to be the recipient of the Top Box and Patient Satisfaction Award for five quarters. We can thank the wonderful Achievements and Great work to the amazing leaders and staff members who make up the 3 West family!
**Continuity of Care Program (CCN)**
CCN positions requires minimum two years acute care nursing experience. 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. (please note there are no current openings with CCN program, but more could arise anytime).
**PACU/Ambulatory Surgery; and Pre-Anesthesia**
*60% FTE, Evenings, PACU/ASU. *100% FTE, Nights, PACU/ASU. *Per diem, PACU/ASU. Min. two years current/recent ICU experience and/or hospital PACU experience required.
Operating Room (OR) opportunities.
**Main OR** 100% FTE rotating/variable shifts staff RN positions currently open. 100% FTE Evenings Charge RN2 position currently open.
Please note that main OR positions include an expectation of taking up to 8 standby shifts per year.
**Cardiac Cath Lab** *60% FTE Days positions open. *90% FTE Days position open. (please note there is a requirement with these positions to take night call). Critical care nursing experience required.
*5WA - Acute Psych: 100% Days; and per diem positions open.
*5WB - Acute Psych: 90% Evening, 80% Days; and per diem positions open.
*Psych Emergency Services (PES): 60% Nights; and per diem positions available.
Per diem position open. Requires min. two years acute care nursing experience. Interqual criteria experience desirable.
**Continuity of Care Program (CCN)**
**Epilepsy Clinic** 100% (40hrs per week), Day shift, Monday thru Friday The RN 2’s duties include complex nursing assessments; telephone triage; and other related RN2-level duties. The RN2 plays a central role in the management of patient care, providing medical advice in both urgent and routine situations, and serving as a source of back-up expertise for both MAs and PSSs. The RN2 assists 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 including assessment, education, intervention and counseling related to health maintenance and other assigned duties. The RN2 coordinates care for a group of patients, including the key element of continuity of care. In all of these roles, the RN2 serves as an important communicator within the team. Minimum Qualifications: At least two years of professional nursing work experience, including current or recent (within past 3 months) ambulatory care nursing work experience, in a fast-paced clinic setting. Prior clinic experience includes immunizations, wound assessment/care, phlebotomy, nursing assessments, IV set up and maintenance, and telephone triage. Experience working with diverse patient populations including the homeless and underserved.
**Pediatric Clinic** 100% FTE (40hrs per week), Day Shift The Pediatrics Clinic at HMC provides complete care for infants, children and teens. The clinic utilizes a multidisciplinary staff that is highly collaborative and supportive, working together to achieve the best patient outcomes possible Clinical services provided include: general pediatric care( well-child care and sick care)/Care Coordination; hearing and vision screening; immunizations for children from birth through age 21; health education and disease prevention; confidential teen services; injury prevention information; same-day appointments for sick children; developmental evaluations; books for children through the Reach out and Read (ROR) program; safety supplies (bicycle helmets) through Injury Free Coalition for Kids (IFKC) of Seattle; dental screening; and newly arrived refugee medical screening. Ancillary services provided through the clinic include: lactation consultant services; social work services; interpreter services for non-English speaking families; legal counseling through a medical-legal partnership; access to Harborview's Community House Calls program to coordinate care for immigrant and refugee families; and health care financial counseling. In addition, the Harborview Pediatrics Clinic provides specialty care through its associated Foster Care Clinic, Adolescent Medicine Clinic, mental health services (Psychiatry and Psychology), and traumatic brain injury (TBI) services. As a hospital-based pediatric clinic, the Harborview Pediatric Clinic has on-site access to laboratory, imaging (CT, ultrasound, X-ray), pharmaceutical, and other general specialty Requirement:pediatric nursing work experience.
**International Clinic** 50% FTE (20 hours per week), Day Shift, The Internal medicine clinic specializes in acutely medically and socially complex non-English speaking refugee and immigrant populations. Additionally, it hosts two special clinics with one treating torture survivors (Northwest Health and Human Rights Clinic) and one providing critical health screening for recently arrived refugees (Refugee Health Promotion Clinic). As a member of the International Medicine Clinic team, the Registered Nurse 2 (RN2) helps to create a culture of professional excellence and an environment that values clinic staff and the population they serve. The RN2 plays a central role in the management of patient care, providing medical advice in both urgent and routine situations, and serving as a source of backup expertise for all the members of the clinic staff. The RN2 serves as an assistant to the provider in performance of procedures, and as an independent provider of certain RN procedures. The RN2 will provide direct care and assist in delivering preventive client-focused health services for women, including assessment, education, intervention and counseling related to health maintenance and other assigned duties. The RN2 coordinates care for a group of patients, ensuring continuity of their care received by the clinic. In all of these roles, the RN2 serves as an important communicator within the team and must have experience working with refugee and non- English speaking patients, as well as experience in high acuity care areas.
**STD Clinic** 80% FTE (32 hours per week), Day shift position available. The Harborview/Public Health-Seattle & King County Sexually Transmitted Disease Clinic is looking for a .80 FTE to work at our walk-in Clinic. Hours would be M-F between 7:30 AM and 6:00 PM (7:30 PM on Wednesdays). Duties would include triage, STD testing, administration of medications and vaccination, health promotion, counseling and education.
**5NJB- Neuro, Spine, Sports Medicine & Stroke Specialty Clinic** 100% FTE (40 hours per week), Day Shift, Monday thru Friday, 0900-1730 (with option of a flexed shift) position available.
**AACS Primary Care Clinics- Care Manager** Hourly/Per-diem Ambulatory Care RN Care Manager position available Looking for an hourly/per-diem RN/Care Manager to work across Harborview's AACS Primary Care Clinics in providing outpatient care management, population health, transitional care outreach. The per diem hours would be Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00AM to 4:30PM. This position could be up to full-time hours thru the end of February, 2020 and TBD beginning 3/1/2020.
**Eye Institute Clinic** 100% FTE (40 hours per week), Day shift, Monday-Friday 0800-1630, all holidays off. Position has shifts 0900-1730 to cover late clinics. The Eye Institute is a fast paced worksite seeing close to 200 patients a day. The nurse will be responsible for telephone triage, lab draws, IV placement for clinic tests and clinic workflow.
**2WC- Madison Infectious Diseases, Allergy, and Hansen's Disease Clinics** 100%, Day shift position; and per diem position available.
Madison Clinic is the largest HIV clinic in Washington State. This fast-paced clinic provides primary and specialty care to those living with HIV and those at high risk of HIV. Madison Clinic is open 8am to 5:30pm, Monday-Friday. Requires minimum two years nursing experience.
**7MB Specialty Clinics**
100% FTE (40 hours per week), day shift position open (M-F, approx. 8:30-5). This position includes working in urology, chest, kidney, GI, and liver clinics. Requires two years RN work experience.
**Pioneer Square Clinic/Downtown Programs**
There are currently a total of three positions open: One 90% (36 hours per week) One 80% (32 hours per week) & One 70% (28 hours per week).
1. 80% FTE ( 32 hours per week), Split day/evening, 4 days a week. Monday-Thursday. Hours would be 12:30-9pm. We have a new grant to expand the staffing at the medical clinic in the DESC Main Shelter. This position would work into the evening to treat the residents of the shelter. The RN would work collaborative with the shelter staff to identify residents that would benefit from medical services. The position would also collaborate with the existing HMC staff at the main shelter to assure continuity of care. This position will be primarily sited in the DESC main shelter but may require some time working in one of the other sites in the Pioneer Square Downtown Programs.
2. 70% FTE (28 hours / week) Day shift 5 days a week Tuesday - Saturday. Hours variable This is a split position providing nursing services on our Healthcare in Housing Team. The position will work between the Compass Center and the Estelle House, providing nursing care and linkages for the residents of the two buildings. This position will be primarily sited in Compass Center and Estelle but may require some time working in one of the other sites in the Pioneer Square Downtown Programs.
3. 90% FTE (36 hours per week), Split day/evening, 4 days a week (Tues-Fri). This is a split location position going between Third Ave Clinic and St. Martin de Porres Men’s Shelter. This position will provide nursing at both a primary care clinic as well as providing care and linkages for the residents of a large men’s shelter. This position will be primarily sited at Third Ave Clinic and St. Martins but may require some time working in one of the other sites in the Pioneer Square Downtown Programs.
**Medical Respite, Jefferson Terrace** Per diem position available. The Edward Thomas House Medical Respite at Jefferson Terrace, is a collaborative project among seven area hospitals and Health Care for the Homeless Network. The program provides nursing care 16 hours per day and non-clinical care 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Nurses provide up to twice daily care for acute issues, as well as IV infusion and complicated wound care. Mental health clinicians complete a psychosocial screening to assess housing, mental health and funding needs. One year of RN nursing experience and familiar working with patient population.
**HCSATS (Harborview Center for Sexual Assault and Traumatic Stress)**
Per diem SANE position (Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner). 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 respond to cases at all 5 hospitals we serve (Harborview, Swedish 1st Hill, Children’s, UW Medical Center and Valley) within a 45 min to 1 hour response time. Emergency department, Women’s health and/or Pediatric experience preferred.
***************************************************************************** (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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