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Join our award-winning team at UW Medical Center - Montlake. Among the top medical centers in the United States as rated by U.S. News & World Report 2019-2020 "America's Best Hospitals", UW Medical Center - Montlake prides itself on compassionate patient care as well as its pioneering medical advances. UW Medical Center - Montlake has again earned U.S. News & World Report’s No. 1 hospital ranking in Washington State and in the Seattle metropolitan area. It is the seventh consecutive year that UW Medical Center - Montlake has achieved both distinctions.
UW Medical Center – Montlake has an exciting opportunity for a fixed-term / per diem (0% FTE, 40 hours per week), day shift REGISTERED NURSE to join our General Internal Medicine Center (GIMC), located in the U-District of Seattle. The GIMC is a dynamic teaching clinic that provides patient-centered care with the best available medical evidence. The GIMC provides comprehensive services for adult patients, including behavioral health care, chronic disease management, preventive medicine, and primary care services.
SCHEDULE: This is a temporary fixed-term position, anticipated to run from mid-May 2021 to mid-January of 2022. The Registered Nurse will work 40 hours per week, Monday - Friday.
RESPONSIBILITIES: The Registered Nurse will play an active role on our internal medicine phone line and will handle phone triage on a daily basis. The Registered Nurse will be responsible for answering patient calls and eCare messages, following up on medical records and test results, managing prescriptions and referrals, and providing nursing advice in person, via phone and via telehealth. The Registered Nurse will play a key role educating patients and their families on ongoing healthcare needs. When needed, the Registered Nurse will also assist providers with routine procedures, including catheter changes and wound care.
A minimum of 2 years of Registered Nurse experience
An active Registered Nurse license in the State of Washington
Recent phone triage experience
Recent outpatient nursing experience
Previous experience in primary care, internal medicine, or a similar practice area
UW Medicine includes Harborview Medical Center, UW Medical Center - Montlake, UW Medical Center - Northwest, Valley Medical Center, UW Neighborhood Clinics, UW Physicians, UW School of Medicine, and Airlift Northwest.
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