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RN - Emergency Internship

Benefits Eligibility (Employment Type):  Full-time benefits (32-40 hours per week)
Shift Type:  Variable
Shift Length:  12 Hours
Primary Location (City):  Longview
State:  WA

PeaceHealth is seeking candidates for a RN Internship in Emergency at St. John Medical Center.  This is a 0.9FTE midshift position with variable start times.

Internship/Training Program posting:

If you are interested in participating in the ED Internship/training program please make sure to submit your resume and a cover letter detailing the following:

-Why you want to be an emergency department nurse.
-What skills and/or attributes you will bring to the team.
-How you have demonstrated characteristics of a highly functioning team member in the past.
-How you have demonstrated the need to act quickly in a high stress situation in the past.

Qualifications:

EDUCATION:

·Graduate of an accredited school/college of nursing
·BSN or current enrollment in BSN program highly preferred

EXPERIENCE/TRAINING:

One year med-surg RN experience is preferred.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION:

·Current Washington Registered Nurse licensure required by date of hire.
·Current BLS (Basic Life Support) certification required at date of hire.
·ACLS within 6 months of hire.
·PALS or ENPC within one year of hire.
·TNCC within one year of hire.

 

** Nurses selected for this program will be obligated to work in the PHSJ Emergency Department for a minimum of 24 months holding 0.6 FTE or higher, from the end date of successful completion of the training program.  Failure to fulfill the months and FTE requirement will require that the RN reimburse PHSJ for up to $5,000 of education expenses.  **

Req ID: 174704 

 

Qualifications:

EDUCATION:

·Graduate of an accredited school/college of nursing
·BSN or current enrollment in BSN program highly preferred

EXPERIENCE/TRAINING:

One year med-surg RN experience is preferred.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION:

·Current Washington Registered Nurse licensure required by date of hire.
·Current BLS (Basic Life Support) certification required at date of hire.
·ACLS within 6 months of hire.
·PALS or ENPC within one year of hire.
·TNCC within one year of hire.

 

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

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

 

 

 

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

 

REGION/LOCATION SPECIFIC NOTES

St. John Medical Center

•ED – May assist with Trauma case review in conjunction with the Trauma Registrar and/or Trauma Coordinator

 

LONGVIEW WSNA 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.

 

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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:  Variable
Shift Length: 12 Hours
FTE: 0.9
Work Type:  Full Time
Hourly compensation starts at: $36.53, more depending on experience
Required Certifications/Licensure: Advanced Cardiac Life Support; Basic Life Support; Pediatric Advanced Life Support; Registered Nurse - Washington; Trauma Nurse Core Curriculum

 

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 || Emergency Services Nursing || Full Time || EMERGENCY SVCS


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