Job Posted June 15, 2022

RN Lead

Opening with Proliance Seattle Surgery Center
Job Role: Clinical
Job Type: Full Time


Position Summary

Join our team for a better work and life balance! No nights, no weekends, discretionary quarterly bonuses, free parking at First Hill Seattle location, many paid holidays!!

Seattle Surgery Center, an orthopedic-specialized ambulatory surgery center, is looking for a dynamic leader with strong communication skills, experience in the operating room, high attention to detail and passion for providing excellent patient care.

This is a key role responsible for daily operations in the Pre-Op/PACU/Pre-Anesthesia screening departments based on the needs of the day to include supervision of MA/CNA/RN direct reports and collaboration with other leadership to facilitate daily operational flow.

· Follows and models Seattle Surgery Center policies, procedures, goals, and objectives for perioperative nursing care according to accepted standards.
· Assists in program development for effective pre-anesthesia screening
· Participates in daily staffing schedule for Preop/PACU in accordance with the clinical needs of the day. Provides direct patient care as needed to assist
· Collaborates with the OR leadership to facilitate daily operational flow in accordance with safe patient care standards.
· Performs staff performance evaluations and competencies.
· Provides leadership and support in developing and maintaining effective relationships with the center staff and the medical staff.
· Responsible for hiring and orientation of Preop/PACU employees.
· Assists QI/Risk Management/Infection Control/Safety Coordinator as relates to Preop/PACU areas.
· Plans, implements, and evaluates pre and post operative nursing care for patients based on individual, specific patient needs, and according to physician’s orders.
· Assign staff to daily, weekly, and monthly checklists for various department tasks
· Maintains and demonstrates current skills and knowledge of IV narcotic admin, medication administration and effects, patient assessment, airway maintenance, patient teaching, emotional/social support of patients and families, and other needed clinical competencies.
· Remains calm and functions as a team member during times of stress and crisis situations.
· Seeks involvement in activities that promote professional growth, team environment and collaboration with all departments in the facility.
· Initiates, participates and attends all mandatory in-services and meetings.
· Facilitates and documents pre-op/pacu huddles as needed
· May have additional responsibilities as designated by the Director, which include, but are not limited to, serving on committees, participating in quality improvement audits, and projects.

• Demonstrates clinical competency, leadership, and teaching capabilities
• Strong organizational skills

• Licensed RN within WA state
• Proficient with BLS and ACLS
• Minimum of 3 years nursing experience with prior experience as charge nurse or supervisory role
• Experience working in an ASC is strongly preferred

Requires corrected vision and hearing to normal range. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee regularly is required to stand, walk, and sit. Work is performed in an office hospital and surgical environment. Some bending and stretching required. Use of telephone is required. Manual dexterity required for use of surgical instruments, and computer keyboard. Occasionally lifts and carries items weighing up to 50 pounds. Requires working under stressful conditions or working irregular hours.

The work environment/physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an associate to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. This description is intended to describe the essential job functions, the general supplemental functions and the essential requirements for the performance of this job. It is not an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities and requirements of a person so classified. Other functions may be assigned and management retains the right to add or change the duties at any time.

How we are protecting team members from COVID-19?
Employee and patient health and safety is our top priority. At Proliance, we are adhering to CDC, State and local orders regarding COVID-19 and have implemented processes and precautions across our facilities to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

Following the most recent vaccination mandate for healthcare workers in Washington State, and our commitment to the health and safety of our employees and patients, all Proliance employees will be required to provide proof of full vaccination upon hire, or proof of a medical or religious exemption.

Proliance Surgeons offers a generous benefits package including Medical/RX, Dental, Vision, 401k with profit sharing and more! Plus ALL of our employees enjoy the free perks of our employee purchasing program offering a variety of discounts on purchases made every day – including cell phone service!

Proliance Surgeons is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to creating an inclusive environment, and we welcome and encourage people of all backgrounds, perspectives, experiences, and skills to apply.

All employment decisions at Proliance Surgeons are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion or belief, national, social or ethnic origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, physical, mental or sensory disability, HIV Status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital, civil union or domestic partnership status, past or present military service, family medical history or genetic information, family or parental status, or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. We will not tolerate discrimination or harassment based on any of these characteristics. 

Ambulatory Surgery Center

900 Terry Avenue Third Floor
Seattle, WA 98104-4230

(206) 382-1026


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