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Clinic Registered Nurse - Surgical Services & Hernia Center

Northwest Hospital & Medical Center Seattle, WA
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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.


Education Background

  • 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.

Special Training/Skills

  • Able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served.

Work Experience

  • Minimum of three months of prior RN experience is required.

Physical Abilities

  • 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.

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Northwest Hospital & Medical Center

Why Work Here?

A strong, passionate and visionary clinical leader. Rooted by evidence base medicine with compassion and drive to lead by examples.

Northwest Hospital & Medical Center will be joining the prestigious UW Medicine Hospital system in January 2020. The union of our organization with become one the best healthcare resource for Seattle region and beyond. Our growth and expansion has already started with new opportunities in clinical service lines from nursing leadership, registered nursing and nurse specialty areas. Come and visit our job site to see what is store for you and your career.

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