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Registered Nurse - Surgical Outpatient, Ellensburg, WA


Organization: Kittitas Valley Healthcare
Category: Nurse
Location: Ellensburg, WA
Date Job Posted: July 13, 2020
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Registered Nurse - Surgical Outpatient

Company Description

KVH is an integrated healthcare delivery system that includes 24-hour emergency care, inpatient, and outpatient hospital services through KVH Hospital. Clinics and services provided include family medicine, internal medicine, a geriatric nurse practitioner program, home health and hospice, physical therapy, orthopedics, general surgery, pediatrics, women’s health, and urgent care.

Kittitas Valley Healthcare expects all employees to uphold our Vision & Mission. The KVH Vision, Mission & Guiding Principles can be found at http://www.kvhealthcare.org/mission-and-vision.

Job Description

The registered professional nurse is responsible for assessing, diagnosing, planning, implementing and evaluating delivery of care. The registered professional nurse is accountable for direct patient care and for supervising the care provided by professional and ancillary personnel. The registered professional nurse assesses and plans for the educational needs of the patient and family that will contribute to the maintenance or restoration of health status on discharge. As a member of the health team, the registered professional nurse implements the nursing plan, coordinates with the medical plan and works collaboratively with the interdisciplinary team. Professionalism is demonstrated by quality of care, leadership and in continued professional growth and development. Quality assurance endeavors, through process improvement initiatives, are implemented through and with the nursing team.

Qualifications
What is required...

  • Graduate of an accredited nursing program & currently licensed in the State of Washington
  • Current CPR card (maintenance required)
  • ACLS within 6 months of hire (maintenance required)
  • PALS within 6 months of hire (maintenance required)
  • Current perianethesia/PACU/conscious sedation experience

What is preferred...

  • One to two years of previous clinical experience preferred in appropriate nursing area
  • ENPC

Additional Information

Wage: Wage range starts at $31.31/hour. Actual wage will be based on years' of applicable experience.

FTE: Depends on position

Schedule: Depends on position

Benefits: Depends on position

Union Status: This is a Washington State Nurses Association covered position

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