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Float Nurse (FT), Brewster, WA

Organization: Three Rivers Hospital
Category: Nurse
Location: Brewster, WA
Date Job Posted: December 11, 2021
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Float Nurse (FT)

Posting Number: HR004197
Posting Date: December 8, 2021
Date Available: Immediately

Position Summary:

This position will float between the Med/Surg and ER departments. Registered nurses (RNs) work to promote good health and prevent illness. Provide professional nursing care to acutely ill, convalescing, and chronically ill patients as directed by the medical staff. Many registered nurses are Medical Surgical nurses who focus on the overall care of patients. They administer medications under the supervision of doctors and keep records of symptoms and progress. Medical Surgical nurses also supervise licensed practical nurses (LPNs), nurses’ aides (CNAs) and nursing students

Essential Job Duties:

Assess patients and perform patient care responsibilities considering needs specific to the standard of care for patient’s age and diagnosis. Communicate with providers, charge nurse, and care team members, as appropriate, regarding changes in patient’s clinical condition including results of diagnostic studies and symptomatology. Respond quickly and accurately to changes in patient condition or response to treatment. Perform general nursing duties in all departments with adequate supervision. Follow the Five Medication Rights to help reduce the potential for med errors. Formulate a patient teaching plan based upon identified learning needs and evaluate effectiveness of learning; family or caretaker is included in teaching as appropriate. Interact with patients, families, co-workers and Providers with respect, dignity, and empathy. Identify and address psychosocial, cultural, ethnic, and religious/spiritual needs of patients and their families or caretakers. Demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and the skills necessary to provide age-appropriate care to the patient population served. Document patient care according to standards and policies. Participate in and support orientation of personnel and all available in-services. Other duties as assigned.


Current Registered Nurse in the State of Washington. Current BLS, ACLS, PALS and TNCC certifications within one (1) year of acceptance of position.

Position Wage Range: MIN: $ 31.68 MAX: $ 51.95 Sign-on Bonus: $5,000
Schedule: Days: Monday – Sunday; Rotating schedule 11:00am – 11:30 pm; 12-hour shifts.
Department/FTE: Acute Care/Emergency Room FTE: .90 – 36 hours/week Benefit eligible? YES
Physical Requirements: Please see full Job Description in Human Resources



Three Rivers Hospital
Human Resources Department
PO Box 577
507 Hospital Way
Brewster, WA 98812
(509) 689-2517



Three Rivers Hospital is an equal opportunity employer.

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