Position Type: RegularScheduled Hours per 2 week Pay Period: 80Work Schedule: 7:00 am - 5:30 pmPrimary Location: WA > TACOMA > ST JOSEPH MEDICAL CENTERCHI Franciscan Health has exciting and rewarding careers with competitive salaries and benefits. We are a family of hospitals, health care services, and medical providers delivering compassionate care to people throughout the South Puget Sound. We are part of Catholic Health Initiatives, one of the largest not-for-profit health care systems in the country.Our mission is to deliver high quality care that meets our patients' medical needs while providing emotional and spiritual support to patients and their families. We believe this three-part approach - physical, emotional, and spiritual - is essential to healing the whole person. Come join our team!CHI Franciscan Health - Franciscan Endoscopy Centers is hiring to fill positions within our outpatient endoscopy centers. Come join a great team of energetic professionals as they help patients with GI concerns in receiving screening and diagnostic procedures.Job Summary:This job is responsible for providing GI nursing care of all patient populations undergoing GI procedures to include inpatient, outpatient, and those patients undergoing procedures in Radiology, ED, ICU and throughout the hospital.Essential Duties:Provides care for patients undergoing a GI procedure.Endoscopy RNs administer and maintain sedation and analgesia by order of the physician. Assesses, diagnoses, and intervenes in the event of complications. Monitors and assesses the patient receiving the sedation and analgesia throughout diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopic procedures.Provides on-call coverage for all three regional hospitals and responds within 30 minutes of call.Your time at work should be fulfilling. Rewarding. Inspiring. That's what you'll find when you join one of our non-profit CHI facilities across the nation. You'll find challenging, rewarding work every day alongside people who have as much compassion as you. Join us and together we'll create healthier, stronger communities. Imagine your career at Catholic Health Initiatives!Job ResponsibilitiesAs a Registered Nurse, you will be responsible for delivering the highest quality patient care according to the specific orders of each patient's individual physician. This will involve, utilizing your knowledge and skills to educate patients and their families on prevention and healthy habits.Additional responsibilities for this health care role include:* Monitoring patients' conditions and assessing their needs* Collaborating with physicians and nurses to devise individualized care plans for patients* Administering patients' medications and providing treatments according to physicians' orders* Fostering a supportive and compassionate environment to care for patients and their familiesJob RequirementsEducation/Experience:Previous GI Lab experience, minimum of two years experience within the past three years in an acute care setting, i.e., Med/Surg, ICU, PCU, PACU is strongly preferred OR new graduate with completion of a senior practicum in a specialty area (e.g., critical care, ED, PACU, or GI).Endoscopy RN has experience in endoscopy.Successful completion of department orientation.License/Certification:Gastroenterology Nursing and membership in Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates (SGNA) is desired.IV competency must be attained within four months, training is available.RNC, CCRN, CEN, GI, or INS certification is preferred.*Join us at Catholic Health Initiatives, and become a part of our faith-based health system.Additional Information* Requisition ID: 2019-R0215458* Schedule: Full-time* Shift: Day Job* Market: CHI-Franciscan St. Joseph Medical Center SDL2017 Associated topics: ambulatory, asn, ccu, infusion, intensive, registed, staff nurse, surgical, transitional, unit Associated topics: ambulatory, ccu, coronary, domiciliary, intensive care unit, maternal, nurse clinical, psychatric, psychiatric, registed
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