RN Residency Medical Surgical Orthopedics
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- Employment Type: Full Time
- Department: RN Residency Program
- Hours/Pay Period: 72
The posted compensation range of $40.87 - $69.04 /hour is a reasonable estimate that extends from the lowest to the highest pay CommonSpirit in good faith believes it might pay for this particular job, based on the circumstances at the time of posting. CommonSpirit may ultimately pay more or less than the posted range as permitted by law.
We're proud to share that St. Joseph Medical Center was recognized among the Best Hospitals in Washington State by U.S. News & World Report.
In 2020, united in a fierce commitment to deliver the highest quality care and exceptional patient experience, Virginia Mason and CHI Franciscan Health came together as natural partners to build a new health system centered around the patient: Virginia Mason Franciscan Health. Our combined system builds upon the scale and expertise of our nearly 300 sites of care, including 11 hospitals and nearly 5,000 physicians and providers. Together, we are empowered to make an even greater impact on the health and well-being of our communities.
CHI Franciscan and Virginia Mason are now united to build the future of patient-centered care across the Pacific Northwest. That means a seamlessly connected system offering quality care close to home. From basic health needs to the most complex, highly specialized care, our patients can count on us to meet their needs with convenient access to the region’s most prestigious experts and innovative treatments and technologies.
While you’re busy impacting the healthcare industry, we’ll take care of you with benefits that may include health/dental/vision, FSA, matching retirement plans, paid vacation, adoption assistance, annual bonus eligibility, and more!
Up to $25,000 in Education Loan Forgiveness for qualifying loans
The Nurse Resident observes and takes part in the clinical and didactic portion of the Residency training program and successfully completes all assignments and requirements of the program. Clinical training assignments are under the direction and supervision of the registered nurse preceptor.
This job is responsible for providing a wide variety of professional nursing services which focus on the provision of quality patient care consistent with Franciscan Health System (FHS) standards & values, applicable regulatory requirements and scope of practice for the nursing profession. Work also includes developing, implementing and assessing the patient plan of care during time of stay in collaboration with physicians, interdisciplinary teams, and the patient/family. An incumbent is engaged in direct patient care, including assessing, planning, coordinating, evaluating and delegating work to members of the patient care team, and for providing education and consultation with patients, families, physicians and other staff members in implementing appropriate nursing interventions for optimal patient care.
Medical Surgical Orthopedic:
29 bed unit with private spacious rooms. Our orthopedic specialty patient population is complex spine, joint replacement and fracture patients. It is a great feeling to see our patients regain their mobility after surgery. We have a specialty population and a special group of staff who pride themselves in competence and teamwork. This fast paced environment allows our employees to assist in pre-surgical work as well as recovery after surgery. Our staff work well with each other and call their peers their work family.
What you'll do:
Provide pre surgical education and stabilization as well as pain management. Good surgery prep positively contributes to patient outcomes. SJMC is a level II trauma center so we get a fair number of fractures and injuries. The Medical Surgical Orthopedic nurse gets the patient ready for surgery or splinting and then begins the recovery process to ready the patient for discharge. We work with braces, collars, adaptive equipment and do lots of dressing changes.
Why choose us?
The Medical Surgical Orthopedic team demonstrates compassion and teamwork daily. We pride ourselves in shaping new grads (residence) to become quality staff. We provide a learning environment where the whole team succeeds. We encourage learning and knowledge sharing. We live the mission every day. Start your career on Medical Surgical Orthopedic floor where the team will welcome you and give you the tools to become an expert in the field of orthopedics
Education & Experience:
Graduation from an accredited school of nursing.
License & Certification:
Current licensure as a Registered Nurse issued by the Washington State Board of Nursing.
Current Healthcare BLS Certification.
Specialty certification, as appropriate to the assigned work unit, is strongly preferred.
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