Kadlec RN - Cardiac and Stepdown Units in Richland, Washington
Kadlec has an exciting opportunity for a Registered Nurse to join our growing 4RP/Cardiac Care Department located in Richland, Washington!
Shift Details: Full Time, 0.9. 12 hour variable shifts (primarily days). Shifts include every other weekend.
About our Cardiac Unit:
Located on 4 River (28 private beds-cardiac focus), has a "patients come first" motto. Our multidisciplinary team creates an evidenced based pathway for the best possible outcome of each individual patient and the needs of their families. The patient rooms have been designed to incorporate the latest equipment and in-room cardiac monitoring, all within a spacious environment that allows family to spend quality time with their loved ones.
This position will cross train to our new Stepdown Unit located on 9 River Pavilion.
About our Benefits: Kadlec offers an extensive benefits package. Our healthcare plans include low-to-no-cost premiums, free preventative care, no waiting period, and an additional health incentive contribution that can be used to cover eligible medical expenses. Employer matching retirement contributions also begin without a waiting period!
Nursing degree/diploma upon hire required
All Registered Nurses without a Bachelor's of Nursing (BSN) degree or higher must obtain a BSN within 3 years from date of hire required
Active Washington State RN licensure required
Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS required
NRP within 3 months
ACLS within 6 months
Twelve (12) months acute care experience working with the patient population similar to department of hire or completion of the specialty residency located at that facility required.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Bachelors of Nursing degree (BSN) preferred.
Certification in related specialty area preferred.
Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:
As a Registered Nurse you provide professional, comprehensive nursing care for patients in an acute care environment. You are also accountable for the delivery of coordinated, safe, compassionate, therapeutic, evidence-based quality care to patients and families, based on individual physical, emotional, and spiritual needs, and appropriate care strategies throughout the lifespan.
Assess, diagnose, plan, implement and evaluate patient’s care to achieve patient goals and to optimize outcomes.
Effectively advocate for ethical and holistic care to promote the autonomy, dignity, rights, values and beliefs of those we serve.
Foster a learning environment for patient/families, nursing, and other members of the healthcare team including students.
Align practice with safety and quality. Be accountable for safety, identify and correct problems.
Engage in ongoing professional development; promote a culture of inquiry that explores, integrates and disseminates research and evidence based practice.
Lead and coordinate teams, delegate, coordinate care and collaborate with others as equal members of the inter-professional care team to integrate nursing knowledge.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details —
Provide safe compassionate care. We promise to answer the call of every person we serve; to know them, care for them and ease their way. We are committed to safety, compassion, respect, integrity, stewardship, excellence and collaboration.
Located in sunny Tri-Cities, Washington, Kadlec is the largest non-profit healthcare provider in the region. Kadlec is the premier choice for customer service excellence, providing compassionate healthcare to the region by combining cutting-edge technology and innovation with evidence-based, patient-focused care. Kadlec is proud to be part of Planetree (Planetree.org) and continues to be recognized nationally as a “Best in Class Employer.” Kadlec does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, age, color, religion, national origin, genetic information, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State, or Local Law. EOE. To learn more, click here: http://www.kadlec.org/careers/about-kadlec
Job Category: Medical/Surgical Nursing
Req ID: 211827