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As a teaching hospital and research center, University of Washington Medical Center is deeply committed to the enhancement of care for our patients-as well as the professional growth of our staff. As a testament to this commitment, we're proud to be recognized with Magnet Hospital status by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. In fact, we were the first hospital to receive this designation. We're also consistently named one of the nation's best hospitals, as reported by U.S. News and World Report.
Such national recognition attests to our commitment to high-quality care, and to the outstanding professionalism and skill that exists at UWMC. As a registered nurse (RN), you can be a part of this highly skilled team, working within a culture that is both innovative and collaborative. Here, you will work in tandem with physicians and other health care practitioners to provide superior, award-winning nursing care. In short, you will not only follow best practice, you will create it!
Part of the application process for this position includes completing an on-line assessment to obtain additional information that will be used in the evaluation process. The assessment will appear on your screen for you to complete as soon as you select "Apply to this Job" on this job announcement. You have the option to begin the assessment or postpone it BUT once you begin the assessment, it must be completed at that time. If you postpone the assessment, it will appear on your "My Jobs" page to take when you are ready. Please note that your application will not be reviewed, and you will not be considered for this position until the assessment is complete.
This is a candidate bank for nurses to apply for a variety of RN positions that require current/recent RN experience. When you apply to this requisition, there is a required attachment to complete where you identify in which units/departments you are interested in working. The positions below will be filled by nurses who apply to this candidate bank.
Current staff nurse positions may include full time, part time, and per diem opportunities on various shifts in the following areas:
***CLASSIFIED (PERMANENT) STAFF***
4NE/Complex Med-Surg 90% nights or variable shifts; requires 2 years current inpatient acute care med-surg nursing experience.
4SE/Short Stay Recovery Unit 90-100% variable shifts; requires 1 year current med-surg nursing experience, telemetry and cardiac experience preferred.
6SA/Medical/Oncology ICU 90% nights or day/night rotation; requires 2 years current /recent critical care experience, oncology experience preferred.
6NE/General Internal Med/Family Med/Tele 90-100% variable shifts; requires a minimum of 2 years current med-surg experience.
6SE/Med-Surg Orthopaedics 100% variable shifts; requires 2 years current med-surg experience; orthopaedic experience preferred.
Alvord Brain Tumor Center 50% days, 0900-1730; requires 2 years oncology nursing experience and current chemotherapy experience. For UWMC RNs only. Apply on req #144151.
Cardiology EP Lab - 100% days; No weekends, No Call/10 hour shifts. Requires 2 years recent Cardiac ICU or critical care experience; Procedural Sedation experience preferred. ACLS required within 6 months of hire.
Center for Pain Relief 50%, 10 hour days; requires 2 years current/recent med-surg or ICU nursing experience and strong IV skills; ACLS and conscious sedation certification preferred. Must complete sedation training and ACLS within 6 months of hire.
Digestive Health - 100% days; requires 2 years med/surg exp, ICU, PACU or ED experienced preferred. Case management position. Apply on req #143388.
Eastside Specialty Clinic/Endoscopy 100% days, 10 hour shifts; requires two years current med-surg nursing experience, expert IV skills, and expert patient assessment skills. Previous endoscopy experience, experience in an ambulatory care setting for specialty services and EpicCare experience is strongly preferred. Apply on req #145630
Emergency Department 90% nights requires a minimum of 2 years current emergency experience. ACLS certification is required. Apply on req #127556
Cardiology Clinic 100% days; no weekends, no call; requires 2 years recent Cardiac ICU or critical care experience.
Liver Care RN 100% days; requires 2 years current/recent experience with transplant patients, experience with liver transplants preferred. Apply on req #146027
Neonatal ICU 90% nights, 12 hour shifts; requires 1 year experience in Level 3 NICU in an academic medical center, including resuscitation at delivery and working with residents and nurse practitioners. Apply on req #143055.
Neurology Clinic 100% days; requires at least 2 years of current/recent med-surg nursing experience; outpatient experience with neurology and rehab patients preferred.
Operating Room 100% days/eves; requires minimum of 2 years current general OR nursing experience both scrubbing and circulating in a variety of clinical settings; CVOR and transplant experience highly desired.
Operating Room Hybrid OR 100% days/eves; requires minimum of 2 years current general OR nursing experience both scrubbing and circulating /Cardiac ICU background required.
PACU 60-100% variable days/eves, requires at least 2 years recent ICU experience. Apply on req #132259.
Pediatric Clinic 100% days, 8:30-5:30 Monday-Friday; requires at least 2 years current/recent nursing experience, including experience in a pediatric clinic triaging children. Apply on req #142124.
Resource Team, Acute Care 90-100% nights or day/night rotation, requires at least 2 years of current med-surg experience, float RN experience preferred.
Resource Team, ICU 100% nights or day/night rotation, requires at least 2 years of current ICU experience.
Urology Clinic - 100% days; requires 2 years recent med-surg nursing experience; ambulatory nursing, phone triage and experience with urology and/or gynecology patients preferred. Apply on req #144565.
**PER DIEM STAFF RN2 OPPORTUNITIES***
4NE/Complex Med-Surg variable shifts; requires 2 years med-surg experience.
5E/Surgical ICU nights; requires 2 years recent ICU nursing experience.
5SE/CCU nights or day/night rotation; requires 2 years critical care experience; cardiovascular experience preferred. A minimum of six twelve hour shifts per month required.
5SA/Cardiothoracic ICU nights or day/night rotation; requires 2 years critical care experience; cardiovascular experience preferred. A minimum of six twelve hour shifts per month required.
6SA/Medical/Oncology nights or day/night rotation; requires 2 years critical care experience ICU and oncology preferred. A minimum of six, twelve hour shifts per month required.
8N/Rehab variable 8 hour shifts; requires at least 1 year current med-surg acute care experience; acute care inpatient rehabilitation nursing experience and CRRN preferred.
Cardiology Clinic variable shifts; no weekends, no call; requires 2 years recent Cardiac ICU or critical care experience.
Cardiology Clinic, Edmonds variable shifts; requires 2 years recent Cardiac ICU or critical care experience.
Digestive Health variable days; requires a minimum of 2 years current med-surg nursing experience; ICU, PACU, procedure or conscious sedation experience strongly preferred.
Emergency Department variable shifts; requires a minimum of 2 years current emergency experience. ACLS certification is required.
EP Lab variable weekdays; requires 2 years recent cardiac ICU experience, EP Lab experience preferred.
Infusion Center and MS Center at Northwest Hospital days; requires 2 years current nursing experience, including superior IV skills; phlebotomy, ACLS, and experience accessing port-a-caths preferred. Apply on req #143772.
Interventional Cardiology Recovery Unit (ICRU) variable shifts; requires a minimum of 2 years current ICU experience including one year of telemetry, and strong IV skills. Ambulatory PACU and short stay experience preferred.
Men's Health days; requires 2 years acute care experience; surgical procedures, urology, and ambulatory experience preferred.
Otolaryngology/Head and Neck Surgery days; requires 2 years current/recent nursing experience, outpatient EpicCare experience preferred.
PACU variable days/eves, requires at least 2 years PACU, or ICU experience.
PACU OR Roosevelt - variable days/eves, requires at least 2 years PACU outpatient experience.
Post Cardiac-Transplant Coordinator - variable days/eves; requires 3 years in critical care setting, transplant exp.
Radiology ~variable days, some weekends; requires recent conscious sedation, med/surg and/or telemetry experience, recent ICU experience preferred. Must obtain ACLS within six months of hire.
Radiation Oncology variable days; requires 2 years current med-surg experience including oncology nursing experience; ambulatory, pain management, and pediatric experience preferred.
Legal Requirement - Current license to practice as a registered nurse in the State of Washington.
Positions require a minimum of 1 year of nursing experience; some positions may have additional specific requirements. BSN preferred.
For RN residency positions, please apply to requisition #142971.
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