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RN Staff Nurse

Universal Health Services


Location:
SEATTLE, WA
Date:
09/18/2017
2017-09-182017-10-18
Job Code:
235485
Categories:
  • Healthcare
  • Behavioral Health
  • LPN / LVN
  • Ambulatory Care
  • Rehabilitation
  • Nurse Practitioner
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Job Details





RN Staff Nurse

Job Code:  235485
Facility: Schick Shadel Hospital
Location: SEATTLE, WA US
Region:
Travel Involved: None
Job Type: Full Time
Job Level:  Experienced (Non-Manager)
Minimum Education Required: Bachelor's Degree 
Skills: Health Care -> Behavioral Health, RN
 
Category: Healthcare - Rehabilitation
FTE: 1.0
Position Summary:

Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation's largest and most respected health care management companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health care properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion.

Schick Shadel Hospital, a 60-bed alcohol and chemical dependency hospital located in the outskirts of Seattle, has been providing successful chemical dependency treatment since 1935. The hospital, which claims the "#1 Success Rate in Treating Alcoholism" bases its success on its unique and powerful counter conditioning treatment program. The hospital provides medical detoxification and an intense, short stay addiction treatment program for alcohol, marijuana, cocaine, methamphetamine, prescriptions opioids and heroin (smoked/snorted).

Position:
Schick Shadel Hospital is currently has a RN Staff Nurse position available. The RN Staff Nurse is responsible for administration of patient care in accordance with physician’s orders, recognized nursing techniques and hospital policies.  The RN Staff Nurse receives report from previous shifts and identifies special need of assigned patients; prioritizes nursing care according the patient needs; performs nursing activities which promote the physical, mental and emotional well being of the patient; orders medication as prescribed by physician; performs nursing assessment on all new patients; recognizes and interprets symptoms and when appropriate reports patient’s condition to the Charge Nurse; performs a nursing summary on patients just prior to discharge; keeps accurate and complete records of nursing care; when appropriate, participates in orientation of new nursing personnel; and, assists in interpreting policies and procedures to patient s and their families.

 
Requirements

Applicant must be a Registered Nurse (RN) licensed through the Washington State Department of Health and have an interest in the field of substance use disorders. B.S.N. preferred.  Previous experience working in a detox,  a substance use disorder program or behavioral health program preferred. 

New graduates considered if 3-4 yrs. previous experience as an LPN/CNA.


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