Harborview Medical Center has outstanding opportunities in Neurosciences Acute Care, 3WH (36 bed unit) as well as Neurosciences ICU, 2WH (30 bed unit).These positions provide opportunities to work in diverse and fast-paced environments. Our 3WH - NEUROSCIENCES ACUTE CARE UNIT has an outstanding opportunity for a 90% FTE (36 hours per week), Night shift, Registered Nurse (RN2) position. The 36 acute care beds at HMCs 3WH Neuroscience floor specialize in the management of acute trauma and acute vascular disease, patients with aneurysms, as well as other neurosurgical problems such as brain tumors and spinal disorders. We also provide expert management of stroke and epilepsy patients. Harborview's Neurosciences unit is proud to be the recipient of the Top Box and Patient Satisfaction Award for five quarters. We can thank the wonderful Achievements and Great work to the amazing leaders and staff members who make up the 3 West family!Also, our 2WH - NEUROSCIENCES ICU has opportunities for a 90% FTE (36 hours per week), Night shift, Registered Nurse (RN2) position. The Neuroscience ICU provides specialized intensive nursing care to patients with complex neurological deficits and injuries due disease pathology or trauma that have caused subarachnoid hemorrhage, closed head injury, decreasing level of consciousness and/or suspected increased intracranial pressure requiring invasive monitoring, post craniotomy and spinal cord injuries. The Neuro ICU is also a part of the Comprehensive Stroke Center. Patients are cared for by the Neurocritical Care, Neurosurgery and Neurology services. Patients may be admitted from the emergency department, operating room, post anesthesia care unit, acute care units, or outpatient clinics.As the region's only Level I Trauma center and located in Seattle, Washington, Harborview Medical Center (HMC) is well known for innovations and excellence in trauma care and its centers of emphasis: Trauma, Burn, Neurosciences, AIDS/STD CARER, and mentally and medically - vulnerable populations. In addition to the centers of emphasis, HMC serves a mission population for King County. Harborview employees are committed to the vital role the institution plays in the immediate community, as well as the entire Northwest region. HMC is owned by King County and managed by the University of Washington (UW) and serves as a training site for UW's School of Medicine. The UW is proud to be one of the nation's premier educational and research institutions. Our people are the most important asset in our pursuit of achieving excellence in education, research, and community service. Our staff not only enjoys outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty.
Founded in 1861, the University of Washington is one of the oldest public institutions in the west coast and one of the preeminent research universities in the world. The University of Washington is a multi-campus university comprised of three different campuses: Seattle, Tacoma, and Bothell. The Seattle campus is made up of sixteen schools and colleges that serve students ranging from an undergraduate level to a doctoral level. The university is home to world-class libraries, arts, music, drama, and sports, as well as the highest quality medical care in Washington State and a world-class academic medical center. The teaching and research of the University’s many professional schools provide undergraduate and graduate students the education necessary toward achieving an excellence that will serve the state, the region, and the nation. As part of a large and diverse community, the University of Washington serves more students than any other institution in the Northwest.