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As the region's only Level I Trauma center, Harborview Medical Center is well known for innovations and excellence in trauma care and its centers of emphasis: Trauma, Burn, Neurosciences, AIDS/STD, Center for Advanced Reconstruction and Rehabilitation (CARER), and mentally-and medically- vulnerable populations. Harborview employees are committed to the vital role the institution plays in the immediate community, as well as the entire Northwest region.
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Harborview Medical Center’s (HMC) Epilepsy Clinic has an outstanding opportunity for a 100% FTE, (40 Hours per week), Day shift, Registered Nurse (RN2) position.
Harborview’s Epilepsy Clinic RN (RN2) duties include complex nursing assessments; telephone triage; and other related RN2-level duties. The RN plays a central role in the management of patient care, providing medical advice in both urgent and routine situations, and serving as a source of back-up expertise for both MAs and PSSs. The RN assists the provider in performance of procedures, and as an independent provider of certain RN procedures. The RN will provide direct care and assist in delivering preventive client-focused health services including assessment, education, intervention and counseling related to health maintenance and other assigned duties. The RN coordinates care for a group of patients, including the key element of continuity of care. In all of these roles, the RN serves as an important communicator within the team.
SCHEDULE: 100% FTE, (40 Hours per week), Day shift, (Monday thru Friday, with weekend and holiday’s off)
LOCATION: Harborview Medical Center Campus - Seattle, First Hill
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: At least two years of professional nursing work experience. Experience working with diverse patient populations including the homeless and underserved.
DESIRED: Current or recent ambulatory care nursing work experience, in a fast-paced clinic setting. Prior clinic experience includes immunizations, wound assessment/care, phlebotomy, nursing assessments, IV set up and maintenance, and telephone triage.
LEGAL REQUIREMENTS: Washington State RN license required by start date.
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