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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) Pioneer Square/Downtown Programs –has an outstanding opportunity for an 90% FTE (36 hours per week), Day shift ( 5 days a week Tuesday-Saturday) Registered Nurse (RN2).
Pioneer Square Downtown Programs are focused on serving Harborview Medical Center’s mission populations. Our primary care clinic sites are designated to serve adults who are homeless, vulnerably housed and low income providing primary medical care by appointment or walk-in. All our programs are located within the community to reduce barriers to care and help establish a medical home that is easily accessible to our most vulnerable neighbors. Working within a model of team medicine, the RN is responsible for complex care coordination, walk-in triage and completing patient care tasks including complex wound care, medication management and patient education in this fast paced, high volume clinic.
This is a split position providing nursing services on our Healthcare in Housing Team. The position will work between the Compass Center and the Estelle House, providing nursing care and linkages for the residents of the two buildings. This position will be primarily sited in Compass Center and Estelle but may require some time working in one of the other sites in the Pioneer Square Downtown Programs.
SCHEDULE: 90% FTE (36 hours per week), Day shift, 5 days a week. Tuesday – Saturday
LOCATION Pioneer Square/Downtown Programs – primarily sited in Compass Center and Estelle House however, may require working in other sites in the Pioneer Square Downtown Programs at times.
DESIRED: Experience working with vulnerably housed individuals Good working knowledge of Trauma Informed Care, Harm Reduction, and Motivational Interviewing Experience working with patients dealing with mental illness and substance use disorder
LEGAL REQUIREMENTS: Washington State RN license required by start date.
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