PeaceHealth is seeking a Registered Nurse with a pediatrics and perinatal background, for a part-time position in the Women's and Children's Services Floatpool at Southwest Medical Center in Vancouver, Washington. In this position will be working four 12 hour night shifts each two week pay period in either pediatrics, Mom-Baby or NICU. Requires acute care pediatric experience within the last three years, along with mom-baby or Nursery experience (or equivalent training/exp).
Req ID: 146814
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.
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.
Graduate of an approved school of nursing required.
Specialty certification preferred.
Minimum 1 year of acute care experience in a hospital setting within the last 3 years.
Minimum 1 year acute care pediatric nursing experience within the last 3 years.
Minimum 1 year mother baby experience and/or 1 year NICU Level 1 (or equivalent education and/or experience).
Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to apply age specific principles of growth and development and life stages to meet each patient's needs.
WA State RN Licensure with Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers, Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS).
Pediatric Emergency Assessment Recognition and Stability (PEARS) within 12 months of hire.
ACLS certification may be required.
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
PHYSICAL/COGNITIVE REQUIREMENTS - PHSW
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.
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 Vancouver community please visit our homepage: www.peacehealth.org/careers .
Location: Vancouver , Southwest Medical Center (150) Job Category: Nursing Shift: Night Shift Length: 12 Hours FTE: 0.6 Work Type: Part Time Hourly compensation starts at: $ 34.49 , more depending on experience Required Certifications/Licensure: Basic Life Support; Neonatal Resuscitation Program; Pediatric Advanced 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: Vancouver || Nursing ||Perinatal & Pediatric Services Nursing || Part Time || ROUTINE NURSING SVCS
PeaceHealth Physicians are as diverse as the communities they serve, but have the following in common:Dedication to carrying on the healing mission of Jesus Christ by promoting personal and community health, relieving pain and suffering and treating each person in a loving and caring way.A shared vision of every patient receiving exceptional, compassionate evidence-based care, every time, every touch.