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Registered Nurse


This is a Contract position in Ketchikan, AK posted September 19, 2020.

Description PeaceHealth is seeking a RN – ICU for a Full Time, Variable position. Hourly compensation starts at $36.38, more depending on experience.JOB SUMMARYProvides professional nursing direct patient care in compliance with professional practice and unit standards. Promotes a collaborative, interdisciplinary approach towards patients, families and all members of the care delivery team.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS+ Assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care needs.+ Documents patient care in the healthcare record according to established standards.+ Directs and delegates care to other team members in accordance with their education, credentials, and demonstrated competence.+ Ensures own professional effectiveness through education and professional development.+ Participates in the development of and maintains established hospital policies, procedures and objectives, quality improvement, safety, environmental and infection prevention program.+ Performs other duties as assigned.QUALIFICATIONSEDUCATION: + Graduate of an approved school of nursing required.+ BSN preferred.EXPERIENCE/TRAINING: A minimum of 1 year clinical experience as a Staff Nurse or will orient to point of competencyLICENSE/CERTIFICATION:+ Current State of Alaska RN.+ BLS and ACLS Certifications at date of hire.+ PALS Certification within 90 days of hire.+ Telemetry required within 90 days of hire.+ 12 Lead EKG Basics required within 12 months of hire.+ CCRN preferred.OTHER SKILLS: + Demonstrated ability to promote positive interpersonal relationships and patient/family centered work environment.+ Able to support and interpret medical center philosophy, policy and procedures.+ Basic computer skills.RN INTENSIVE CARE PHYSICAL/COGNITIVE REQUIREMENTS:+ Work requires active physical exertion from 34 to 65% of the time. + Ability to lift objects weighing 50 lbs. or less. + Work requires frequent exposure to minor cold, heat, poor ventilation or sharp instruments. Reasonably anticipated exposure to blood and body fluids once per month or more. Requires the use of a Powered Air Purifying System (PAPR). + Duties require the ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail (more than 66% of work time).This position is represented by a collective bargaining agreement. There may be more than one opening on this posting. For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application. EEO Affirmative Action Employer/Vets/Disabled in accordance with applicable local, state, or federal laws.REQNUMBER: PH-INFOR-404