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At UW Medical Center – Northwest (formerly Northwest Hospital & Medical Center), we’re proud of the acclaim we've received for our excellence in patient care and safety. Among the local, regional and national recognition we've received are: The Distinguished Hospital for Clinical Excellence Award; The Stroke Care Excellence Award; Winner of the HealthGrades Distinguished Hospital Award for Patient Safety for the last three years in a row. We’re also one of the safest places to get care – among the top 5% in the country.
UW Medical Center – Northwest is a full-service medical center based in North Seattle. We are a non-profit community hospital offering comprehensive medical, surgical and therapeutic services. With 281 beds, more than 2,000 employees and a world-class medical staff, we provide innovative, technologically advanced care on a patient-friendly, easy-access campus, just north of Seattle.
The University of Washington Medical Center, Northwest Campus is recruiting hourly Nursing Technicians for various departments. Flexibility in shift availability highly desirable.
Under the supervision of a Registered Nurse, the Nursing Technician (Nurse Tech) functions in an ancillary role to “Assist the RN in providing direct care, collect and document data gathered during the delivery of care, communicate findings and changes in patient condition to the supervising RN and collaborate with the other disciplines as appropriate to provide continuity of patient care from admission to discharge. The Nurse Tech may perform a variety of tasks, including but not limited to, transporting patients, supplies and specimens, ordering and stocking supplies, ensuring patient safety through monitoring and assessment, safe patient mobilization and hygiene activities.
SCHEDULE Part-time, variable shifts. Currently planning hiring for Spring orientation 4/20, 4/21 (two-day orientation, approx. 3:00pm to 7:00pm both days, 5/20, 5/21, approx. 3:00pm to 7:00pm both days and June 22, June 23 each day 8:00am to 4:30pm. Interviews to occur February through May. **These dates may be subject to change.
Registered Nursing Technicians (NTs) are students enrolled in a Registered Nurse Bachelor of Science Degree program or a Registered Nurse Associate Degree program. Must be in good standing and status in the nursing program. Candidates must have completed at least one quarter of a Clinical Rotation.
AHA BLS certification.
School sanctioned skills checklist
Basic nursing skills are REQUIRED for you to perform independently or have performed in practice/simulation or a clinical setting before you start employment. You will be asked to provide this checklist signed by your clinical nursing instructor before being able to receive a formal offer. The basic skills include the following:
Removal of Catheters/IVs
Tubes and Drains
*** In order to be considered for this opportunity, following the submission of your resume, you must complete two assessments/attachments titled:
*** US Work Authorization *** Criminal Conviction and Adverse Finding Disclosure Please check to ensure your email address and telephone number are accurate on your complete resume.
LEGAL REQUIREMENTS If offered, you must have an active Nursing Technician Registration listed on the DOH before attending the new hire orientation session.
UW Medicine includes Harborview Medical Center, UW Medical Center - Montlake, UW Medical Center - Northwest, Valley Medical Center, UW Neighborhood Clinics, UW Physicians, UW School of Medicine, and Airlift Northwest.
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.