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RN Staff Nurse
Job ID: 19-9124
Type: Regular Full-Time
# of Openings: 5
Category: Nursing & Nursing Support - Family Birth/Labor & Delivery
Salmon Creek Medical Ctr campus
The Legacy nursing philosophy focuses on patients and their families. Our nurses embody this philosophy in everything they do, as advocates, communicators, problem-solvers and caregivers. Their expertise is sought after and respected by our health care team. In short, they are the face of wellness at Legacy. Does this sound like an environment in which you could thrive? If so, we invite you to consider this opportunity.
Legacy Salmon Creek Medical Center is Southwest Washington’s most modern hospital, offering the latest
technology in a setting designed for comfort and care for the whole family. We feature innovations in joint
replacement, robotic surgery, pelvic health for women, cancer care, intensive care for newborns, neurosurgery, medical care for children and more.
- Approximately 280-300 deliveries per month
- Care provided to low risk and high-risk patients
- Level III NICU and resuscitation team in house
- In-house anesthesia coverage and OB hospitalists
- 3 Operating Rooms; 3 PACU; 4 triage rooms; 18 labor and delivery beds; 24 postpartum beds
- Postpartum Care Clinic follow-up after discharge
- Designated Baby Friendly Facility
- Inpatient and outpatient lactation services
- Baby and Me Groups and prenatal education classes
- Active Shared Governance Committee
- Referral center
Responsible for patient care within an assigned department/unit and participates as a member of the health care team in cooperation with and under the direction of the clinical manager or designee as defined by the relevant Standards and Scope of Practice for the Registered Nurse. The RN Staff Nurse assesses, analyzes, plans, implements and evaluates patient care following established patient care standards for Legacy Health System including those for patient assessment and transfer.
As required by licensure. BSN preferred.
One-year registered nursing experience or completion of either the Legacy Health RN Residency program or a nursing program that is equivalent in content, curriculum and duration. Additional clinical experience requirements may vary dependent upon the specific department in which the position is utilized.
One additional year of Family Birth/Labor and Delivery experience preferred.
Demonstrated ability of positive interpersonal and communication skills with colleagues, patients, families, physicians and the community. Keyboard skills and ability to navigate electronic systems applicable to job functions.
LEGACY’S VALUES IN ACTION:
Follows guidelines set forth in Legacy’s Values in Action
Equal Opportunity Employer/Vet/Disabled