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Join our award-winning team at UW Medical Center - Montlake. Among the top medical centers in the United States as rated by U.S. News & World Report 2019-2020 "America's Best Hospitals", UW Medical Center - Montlake prides itself on compassionate patient care as well as its pioneering medical advances. UW Medical Center - Montlake has again earned U.S. News & World Report’s No. 1 hospital ranking in Washington State and in the Seattle metropolitan area. It is the seventh consecutive year that UW Medical Center - Montlake has achieved both distinctions.
UW Medical Center - Montlake has an outstanding opportunity for a full time Registered Nurse to join the UW Medicine Heart Institute team. If you have the desire to help advocate for patients and families in this exciting subspecialty, are a compassionate nurse with a creative mind then this might be the role for you.
The RN will collaborate with our multi-disciplinary team consisting of cardiologists, surgeons, interventionalists, other RNs, advanced practice providers, and administrative staff to coordinate, support, and implement the medical care of this complex patient population.
This position requires a highly organized RN with exemplary communication and teaching skills, ability to multi-task and prioritizes in a fast-paced environment, and provides case management care to our large patient population. In addition, this position will float between clinic and our Echo procedural area. The Echo RN will manage Debutamin stress studies, stress and stress echo studies and will also support TEE studies. This position supports the Echo studies by delivering contrast.
SCHEDULE Full time. Day shift.
REQUIREMENTS Requires two years of cardiology experience (inpatient or outpatient) and BLS/CPR certification.
LEGAL REQUIREMENTS Current license to practice as a registered nurse in the State of Washington.
DESIRED Strong IV skills desired and BSN strongly preferred.
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