Description:Are you an early-career nurse looking to change specialties inahospital setting? If you are interested in acquiringtraining and experience in an acute care setting, the Swedish RN Fellow Programcould be the next step in your nursing career!Weare recruiting for our December 2020cohort.
RN Fellow training program provides an opportunity for RN's with a minimum of
12 months of RN experience to be oriented to a new specialty.Our RN Fellow training program provides participants with:
In this position you will:
- The opportunity to experience the program in a setting that provides a consistent and structured experience.
- Integrated classroom and clinical experiences under the guidance and support of Preceptors, Clinical Educators and Professional Development Specialists. Clinical experience is under the direct one on one supervision of a Preceptor.
- Simulated Clinical Experience with high fidelity mannequins, which offers the opportunity to practice in a safe and educationally structured environment.
- Numerous professional development opportunities both at the individual level as well as opportunities to participate in shared leadership, our Nursing Quality leadership group, among others.
- Registered Nurses at Swedish are responsible for providing nursing care adapted to individual patient needs based on the nursing process, which includes assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation. He or she is also responsible for delegation and supervision of personnel that participate in the provision of care to ensure that patient needs and expected outcomes are met.
- Collect pertinent assessment data including present condition, past history, physical, spiritual and psychosocial information
- Develop, review and revise an individualized care plan
- Communicate effectively with patients, families, physicians and coworkers
- Utilize the nursing process to prepare for discharge/transfer, beginning with admission and continuing throughout hospitalization
Important information regarding the RN Fellow Program:
- Applications are screened by the Human Resources Department. Applicants that successfully meet the requirements of the position will be contacted for a phone interview with the Nurse Recruiter.
- Additional interviews will be conducted with the hiring manager and peer interview team for those applicants who are successful in the HR screening process.
Qualifications:Tobe considered for the RN Fellow Program:
- The RN Fellow program is an intensive training program with strict schedules.
- We cannot approve any voluntary time off during the orientation period (estimated 12-24 weeks)
- Nurses in the training program are required to sign a 2 year agreement. Participants agree to remain employed as a RN at Swedish for a period of at least 2 years after completion of the RN Fellow program or are required to pay a prorated amount to the time spent employed by Swedish.
- At least 12 months of recent RN experience
- Active Washington State RN license by July 24th, 2020.
- Current Basic Life Support (BLS) card must be from the American Heart Association (AHA) upon hire. ACLS, NRP, and/or PALS training and certification will occur during the orientation process, if applicable.
- Strong preference is given to BSN graduates or those enrolled in a BSN program who will complete their education prior to the cohort's start date.
- All Registered Nurses without a minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Nursing must obtain a Bachelor's degree in Nursing or higher within 6 years of hire.
- Willingness to commit to full-time employment for 2 years. RN Fellows sign a 2 year agreement with Swedish.
- Ability to work evening, night and weekend shifts.
Swedish is committed to being the best place to receive care, and
also the best place to work. We reward our employees with generous compensation
and benefits, individualized orientation, education and a supportive work
environment. Swedish has a non-discrimination policy and is an Equal
Opportunity Employer.About Swedish
Swedish is the largest, most
comprehensive, nonprofit health provider in the Greater Seattle area. Our
expanding network of facilities currently includes three hospital locations in
Seattle, a hospital in Edmonds and the new Swedish Issaquah campus. It also
consists of Swedish Medical Group's network of primary care clinics, and
affiliations with suburban hospitals and specialty clinics throughout Greater
Seattle.We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
Our nonprofit Mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of each person we serve. Our Vision is to demonstrate the highest-quality, best-value healthcare to all we serve.About Us
Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 118 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Puget Sound. Swedish employs more than 13,300 employees and 3,100 physicians and allied health professionals. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we're committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.Schedule:
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