Staff Nurse for ASCPrint

Job Summary

Puyallup Ambulatory Surgery Center, a division of Proliance Surgeons, Inc., is looking for experienced Staff Nurse. There are no nights or weekend shifts and closed on observed holidays. Job Type: Limited Full-time (Plan to transition to Full-Time)

Job Description

Posted: 09/07/2017
Status: Full Time Part Time
Type: Clinical
City: Puyallup, WA

Position Summary:

Provide nursing care by assessment, planning, treatment, and evaluation of the patient. Nurse provides safe, knowledgeable, compassionate, educational, individualized, goal-directed nursing care to patients and their families in the facility.

Puyallup Ambulatory Surgery Center offers a generous benefits package including medical/dental/vision, 401K Retirement plan, and profit sharing. Salary is dependent on experience.

Qualifications:

  • A Graduate of a Professional School of Nursing
  • Current State license as a Registered Nurse
  • Current certification in basic CPR for Healthcare Professionals
  • Evidence of continuing education
  • Good command of the English language, both verbal and written
  • Meets the needs of the nursing service as demanded by the schedule particularly when overtime hours and time changes become necessary
  • Ability to work well with physicians, employees, patients, and others
  • Current ACLS certification, preferred

Working Conditions:

  • Requires extensive mobility (walking and standing) while supervising
  • Periodic pushing, pulling, and lifting of patients and/or equipment
  • May have exposure to patients with communicable diseases

Responsibilities:

  • Monitors and assesses the physical status of the patient through personal observation and interaction
  • Assesses and responds to the individual, psycho social and spiritual needs of the patient and significant others. Acts as patient advocate in the coordination of patient care
  • Demonstrates understanding and interpretation of diagnostic measures such as lab tests, radiology exams, and EKGs
  • Identifies goals for the individual patient and communicates these goals to others involved in the patient's care
  • Utilizing professional nursing judgment, takes action to implement the nursing care plan and resolve the problems identified for the individual patient
  • Utilizes supplies, equipment, and resources to contain cost without compromising delivery of care
  • Reduces chances of nosocomial infection by directing attention to infection control and environmental safety practices
  • Reports and documents information accurately and in a timely manner
  • Communicates a positive and caring attitude toward patient, peers, staff and all other contacts
  • Seeks guidance, directions and assistance where needed. Follows Center Policy and Procedures at all time
  • Maintains confidentiality of all patient and Center's communications/documents
  • Gains knowledge of all equipment and supplies and is familiar with their location, especially emergency drugs, supplies, and equipment
  • The staff member demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served. Demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span, and is able to identify and categorize each patient’s age-specific grouping of needs
  • The above statements reflect the general outline considered necessary to describe the principle functions of this job. It shall not be construed as a detailed description of all work requirements of the job, Staff Nurse

Required Experience:

  • Staff Nurse: 2 years
  • Prefer skillset to include C/S experience
  • Prefer skillset to include IV start experience

Required License or Certification:

  • Current WA RN licensure

How to Apply:

If interested in applying, please email your cover letter, resume, and salary requirements through the form below or email to ka.vanwinkle@proliancesurgeons.com.



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