PeaceHealth is seeking a
RN (Per Diem) : Ketchikan for a per diem,
Day shift position.
Provides professional nursing direct patient care in compliance with professional practice and unit standards. Promotes a collaborative, interdisciplinary approach towards patients, families and all members of the care delivery team.
1. Assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care needs.
2. Do ents patient care in the healthcare record according to established standards.
3. Directs and delegates care to other team members in accordance with their education, credentials, and demonstrated competence.
4. Ensures own professional effectiveness through education and professional development.
5. Participates in the development of and maintains established hospital policies, procedures and objectives, quality improvement, safety, environmental and infection prevention program.
6. Performs other duties as assigned.
: Graduate of an approved school of nursing required.
: BSN preferred.
: Specialty certification preferred.
: One year of experience as a registered nurse preferred. Demonstrated knowledge of and ability age specific principles of growth and development and life stages to meet each patients needs.
: Current Registered Nurse licensure in the state in which nurse will be practicing.
: /CPR at date of hire.
: Demonstrated ability to promote positive interpersonal relationships and patient/family centered work environment
: Able to support and interpret medical center philosophy, policy and procedures
: Basic computer skills
ALASKA PHYSICAL/COGNITIVE REQUIREMENTS
: Work requires moderate physical exertion from 34 to 65 of the time.
: Ability to lift objects weighing 30 lbs. or less.
: Work requires frequent exposure to conditions involving minor cold, heat, poor ventilation or sharp instruments such as syringes or lancets. Reasonably anticipated that this position will be exposed to blood and body fluids on average of once a month or more. Requires the use of a Powered Air Purifying System (PAPR). Requires the use of an N:95 mask.
: Duties require the ability to concentrate or pay close attention to detail for more than 66 of the work time.
There may be more than one opening on this posting.
Please apply online to be considered.
For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application.
PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, WA, is a not:for:profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi:specialty medical group practice with more than 800 physicians and providers, a comprehensive laboratory system, and ten medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and continues to serve communities when invited to do so with a spirit of collaboration and stewardship : the spirit of health.
We offer competitive compensation, a robust benefits package and a collaborative, Mission:driven work environment To learn more about working at PeaceHealth and the
Ketchikan, AK community our homepage: peacehealth/careers.
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