Confluence Health is seeking a Device RN to join the Cardiology team. The Device RN will facilitate and assist Cardiovascular Service Line, (CVSL), in providing service excellence and quality patient care by coordinating patient care activities in multiple settings utilizing a variety of nursing skills and functions. The Registered Nurse working in the Device clinic supports continuity of care for the patient with an implanted cardiac device. By utilizing the nursing process, the nurse will assess, analyze, plan, implement and evaluate the effectiveness of the cardiac implanted device. Through problem solving and working closely with Electrophysiology staff and physicians and others in the Cardiovascular Service Line, the Device Nurse will work to provide the highest quality care. The nurse will facilitate device patient care optimizing patient/family satisfaction, and contribute to improvement in cost/quality measures.
Registered Nurse graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
Current Washington State RN license.
ACLS within 6 months of hire.
Knowledge of professional nursing theory and practice, the nursing process in evaluating and providing patient care.
The ability to apply and modify the principles and methodology of nursing to provide service excellence and quality patient care.
Must have the ability to relate effectively with coworkers, physicians and general staff as part of a team. The RN in this position must be able to communicate well to patients, family members and the general public.
Capability of independent work ethic with minimal supervision.
Strict attention to detail and the ability to respond calmly and effectively in a stressful and challenging environment.
Preference for previous experience in Cardiology in an ambulatory care setting or for specialized experience important to the function of the respective department.
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About Confluence Health
Who We Are:
Confluence Health is an integrated healthcare delivery system that includes two hospitals and more than 40 medical specialties, to provide comprehensive medical care in North Central Washington. With over 270 physicians and 150 advanced practice clinicians, Confluence Health is the major medical provider between Seattle and Spokane. Our goal is to deliver high-quality, safe, compassionate, and cost-effective care close to home. Staying on the leading edge of healthcare innovation is important, so we invest in technology—to provide better care for our patients and allow our providers to operate at the highest level.
We are dedicated to improving our patients’ health by providing safe, high-quality care in a compassionate and cost-effective manner.
To become the highest value rural healthcare system in the nation that improves health, quality of life, and is a source of pride to those who work here.