RN - Float Pool

PeaceHealth - Longview, WA

PeaceHealth is seeking a Registered Nurse for a full-time position in the Floatpool at St. John Medical Center in Longview, Washington.  This is a .9 FTE, working three - 12 hour Night shifts each week.  In this role, will float to the Acute Care Services units (medical, surgical, telemetry, ortho) and possibly cross-train to the ICU.  Following completion of successful cross-orientation to ICU, will receive an hourly differential of $3/hr

 

We offer a relocation bonus and a great benefits and compensation package!

 

St. John Medical Center is a 200-bed acute care medical center with a level III trauma center.  Located in Longview, Washington, we are just a short drive from several exciting mountain adventures, one hour from the picturesque Pacific Coast, and 40 short miles north of Portland, Oregon.   Enjoy the peaceful lifestyle and natural beauty of this family-orientated community of 37,000, that offers close proximity to the urban amenities of both Portland and Seattle.

Req ID: 171643 

 

JOB SUMMARY

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.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care needs.
  • Documents patient care in the healthcare record according to established standards.
  • Directs and delegates care to other team members in accordance with their education, credentials, and demonstrated competence.
  • Ensures own professional effectiveness through education and professional development.
  • Participates in the development of and maintains established hospital policies, procedures and objectives, quality improvement, safety, environmental and infection prevention program.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

     

QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION:

  • Graduate of an approved school of nursing required.
  • BSN or current enrollment in BSN program preferred.
  • Specialty certification preferred.

 

EXPERIENCE/TRAINING:              

  • Two years recent acute care bedside nursing experience required.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to apply age specific principles of growth and development and life stages to meet each patient’s needs.
  • Recent ICU experience preferred.

 

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION:

  • Current WA State Registered Nurse licensure.
  • Current BLS (Basic Life Support) certification required at date of hire.
  • ACLS within 6 months of hire of completing ICU cross training.
  • See community specific document for each Unit/Department required credentials.

 

OTHER SKILLS:  

  • 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

 

 

LONGVIEW PHYSICAL/COGNITIVE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Work requires active physical exertion up to 33% of the time.     
  • Ability to lift objects weighing 80 lbs. or less.      
  • Work requires frequent exposure to minor cold, heat, poor ventilation or sharp instruments. Reasonably anticipated exposure to blood and body fluids once per month or more.
  • Duties require the ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail (more than 65% of 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.

 

About PeaceHealth

 

PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, Wash., 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 900 providers and 10 medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, the Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its founding Sisters and continues with a spirit of respect, stewardship, collaboration and social justice in fulfilling its Mission.  

 

We offer competitive compensation, a robust benefits package and a collaborative, Mission-driven work environment! To learn more about working at PeaceHealth and the Longview community please visit our homepage: www.peacehealth.org/careers.

 

Get a feeling for the Spirit of PeaceHealth through this three-minute video, and visit us on Facebook or LinkedIn!

 

Questions? Review our Employment FAQ or email Recruitment@peacehealth.org. Please note this email does not accept resumes or applications.

 

Location: Longview, LCR Delaware Campus (103)
Job Category:  Nursing 
Shift:  Night
Shift Length: 12 Hours
FTE: 0.9
Work Type:  Full Time
Hourly compensation starts at: $37.72, more depending on experience
Required Certifications/Licensure: Basic Life Support; Registered Nurse - Washington

 

PeaceHealth is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all qualified job applicants and employees without regard to the following statuses: protected veteran; qualified individual with a disability; race; ethnicity; religion; gender; pregnancy; gender identity; national origin; age; genetic information; sexual orientation; or any other protected status in accordance with local, state, or federal laws.

 

The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of caregivers assigned to this job.

 

Posting Notes: Longview || Nursing || Medical/Surgical Nursing || Full Time || ROUTINE NURSING SVCS

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