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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 (100% FTE, 40 hours per week), day shift REGISTERED NURSE to join our Dermatology Clinic, located at the Roosevelt Medical Center in the University District of Seattle. Our clinic provides comprehensive dermatological care for patients with general and specialized skin conditions. Our services include treatments for hair loss, atypical moles, nail disorders, cutaneous lymphomas, contact dermatitis and rheumatology conditions; and of course monitoring and treatment for skin cancers.
SCHEDULE: The Registered Nurse will work a 4x10 schedule. This is a no weekends, no holidays position.
RESPONSIBILITIES: The Registered Nurse will be responsible for care coordination and patient education. The Registered Nurse will handle phone triage and respond to eCare and telephone messages. The Registered Nurse will perform suture removals, wound checks, and will provide patient assessment and treatment in the phototherapy unit. The Registered Nurse will also play a key role assisting with insurance appeals for specialty medications.
2 years of current or recent acute care medical-surgical or ambulatory nursing experience
An active Registered Nurse license in the State of Washington
Previous experience in a dermatology setting
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