Registered Nurse 3 (E S WSNA)The Vascular Interventional Radiology Department has an outstanding opportunity for a RN3 (Nurse Coordinator). This individual will provide excellent nursing care to patients in the Radiology Department and perform the charge nurse role as needed, providing clear direction to staff and coordination of department flow and nursing resources, and demonstrating the ability to be flexible, organized and highly functional during stressful situations. This RN3 also will demonstrate excellent communication skills, provide feedback, counseling and guidance to staff, observe and review staff performance, assist in providing a positive and supportive work environment, and provide education and orientation for nursing staff. In addition this individual will coordinate processes such as quality improvement, scheduling, staff development, workgroup and department meetings and will act as a positive role model to staff. As a teaching hospital and research center, we're deeply committed to the enhancement of care for our patients-as well as the professional growth of our staff. As a testament to this commitment, we're proud to be recognized with Magnet Hospital status by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. In fact, we were the first hospital to receive this designation. We're also consistently named one of the nation's best hospitals, as reported by U.S. News and World Report. Such national recognition attests to our commitment to high-quality care, and to the outstanding professionalism and skill that exists at UWMC. As a registered nurse (RN), you can be a part of this highly skilled team, working within a culture that is both innovative and collaborative. Here, you will work in tandem with physicians and other health care practitioners to provide superior, award-winning nursing care. In short, you will not only follow best practice, you will create it! BSN required, MSN preferred. Current license AND two years of professional nursing experience OR equivalent education/experience. Legal Requirement: Current license to practice as a registered nurse in the State of Washington.
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