RN, Acute Care

  • Island Hospital
  • 1211 24th Street Anacortes Washington 98221 United States
  • Jan 15, 2019
Part-time Nursing

Job Description

The Registered Nurse for Acute Care is responsible for the delivery of patient care through the nursing process of assessment, diagnosis, planning, implementation and evaluation. The Registered Nurse is accountable for the administration of, observation, charting and reporting effects of medications, intravenous procedures, and other therapeutic and diagnostic measures in a safe and accurate manner while operating within established policies, procedures and regulations. The Registered Nurse is an integral member of the patient care team and is expected to be a resource person regarding patient care, specialty area of nursing and development of other staff.

Requirements:

  • Graduate from an accredited school of nursing
  • Active RN license issued by the WA Department of Health.
  • (1) year minimum previous acute care experience is strongly preferred.
  • BLS certification issued by the American Heart Association is required.

The Acute Care RN may be able to float to the Intensive Care Unit to support patient care needs if experience, education, training and/or certification requirements are met.