Seattle Children’s Hospital Charge Nurse - Operating Room in Seattle, Washington
Overview:Seattle Children's seeks an experienced OR Circulator for aCharge RN position that will be over the Plastic surgery, Craniofacial surgery and Oral surgery area.This is a Day shift, 1. 0 FTE. Responsible for the planning, organization and delivery of safe and timely patient and family care for all patients on the unit during each shift or for providing safe direct patient care.Applies the knowledge and skill necessary to provide appropriate interactions with staff, patients and families of all ages. Applies the nursing process to the oversight and coordination of patient care for entire unit patient population during assigned shift.Assists in meeting Seattle Children's strategic plans by incorporating the initiatives to support the strategic plans into the daily work, i.e. Continuous Performance Improvement (CPI), ART, etc.In accordance with House Bill 1155 (effective January 1, 2020), the following areas have clinical unpredictable needs and as a result will have a call obligation within their nursing positions: Apheresis, Cardiac Cath Lab, Dialysis, ECMO, Home Care Services, Imaging Services (including GI Procedures), Perioperative Services, and Transplant Coordinators.#LI-AM1RequirementsRequired:Active Washington State RN license.Graduate of an accredited school of nursingMinimum 1 year Pediatric experienceCurrent BLS (American Heart Association Health Care Provider, American Safety and Health Institution Professional Level or American AED/CPR Association - Professional Rescuer)Pediatric Advance Life Support (PALS) is mandatory within 3 months of hire and must be maintained as current thereafter.Experience as an OR RN, with specific experience in the specialty areaPreferred: Minimum of 2 years of current inpatient operating room experience as an RN CirculatorSpecialty certification - CNORNursing Bachelor's Degree -- BSNOur Commitment to DiversityOur community welcomes diverse experiences, backgrounds, and thoughts as this is what drives our spirit of inquiry and allows us to better connect with our increasingly diverse patients and families. Our organization recruits, employs, trains, compensates, and promotes without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. The people who work at Seattle Children’s are members of a community that seeks to respect and celebrate all the qualities that make each of us unique. Each of us is empowered to be ourselves within this community, which cultivates and promotes equity, diversity, and inclusion at all levels. Seattle Children’s is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Workplace and Affirmative Action Employer.