About the Surgical Services & Hernia Center
The Surgical Services & Hernia Center is committed to delivering surgical care of the highest standard and making our patients feel safer than ever before. Our surgeons are board-certified and subspecialty-trained and each offers the latest in a variety of minimally-invasive treatment options. With comprehensive experience and a track record of surgical excellence, Surgical Services & Hernia Center is leading the way in offering advanced surgical services to the Seattle community and beyond.
About Northwest Hospital’s Ambulatory Network
Picture yourself at an organization that cares. For more than 50 years, Northwest Hospital & Medical Center has created a legacy of wellness for the Puget Sound region. With a network that includes over 20 ambulatory clinics, 2,000 employees, and a world-class staff of healthcare professionals, we are proud to provide a wide spectrum of primary and specialty care across the Greater Seattle Area.
Northwest Hospital’s clinics are affiliated with the UW Medicine system. As a UW Medicine - Northwest Hospital & Medical Center employee, you will enjoy a generous benefits package, generous work/life balance programs, and unlimited opportunities for professional growth and development.
UW Medicine – Northwest Hospital and Medical Center is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We welcome job applications from qualified individuals without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, marital status, physical or mental disability, or any other protected characteristic. Minorities, women, disabled persons, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
The Clinic Registered Nurse is part of a multi-disciplinary team partnering with patients to navigate their care. They work to restore the patients’ health by following evidence-based nursing practices, exercising independent judgement, managing complex health issues, and collaborating with the patient, family and other healthcare providers.
- Graduate of accredited school of nursing.
- BSN preferred.
Licensure, Registration, Certification
- A current Registered Nurse License for the State of Washington is required.
- BLS required.
- ACLS preferred.
- Able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served.
- Minimum of three months of prior RN experience is required.
- Must be able to safely maneuver patients and supplies.
- Must be able to handle a fluctuating workload.
- This job quires ability to communicate clearly in English (verbal and written) with all stakeholders (providers, caregivers, patients, family members) for the effective treatment of patients.
Physical Demand Level: Heavy
In an 8-hour workday, must be able to-
Lift / Carry
50 to 100 pounds occasionally
25 to 50 pounds frequently
10 to 20 pounds constantly
As required, must be able to-
Sit, Stand, Walk, Bend, Squat, Kneel, Crawl, Climb and Reach above shoulders
Push and Pull
Perform fine motor functions
Must possess functional vision, hearing, and speech in order to communicate effectively with clients, client advocates, and staff.