Nurse Consult – RN

Location: Wenatchee, WA
Facility: Wenatchee Valley Hospital
Department:
Schedule: Pool Position
Shift: Variable Shifts
Hours: 7-7 M-F, 8-4 Saturday

Job Description

Position Summary:
  • Facilitates and assists the providers and health care team in providing excellent service and quality patient care. Performs and coordinates patient care activities in multiple settings utilizing a variety of nursing skills and functions.
Essential Functions:
  • Essential Functions:
    • Provides leadership, daily direction and supervision to the health care team in the delivery of quality patient care. Communicates effectively with each team member.
    • Coordinates patient flow and assists health care team to provide patient care.
    • Coordinates patient follow-up and education.
    • Serves as a resource and decision maker for staff regarding patient care problems and participates in training of health care staff.
    • Serves as a liaison with other health care agencies or services to promote coordinated health care across the continuum.
    • Other duties as assigned.
  • Demonstrate Standards of Behavior and adhere to the Code of Conduct in all aspects of job performance at all times.
Qualifications:
  • Required:
    • Registered Nurse graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
    • Washington state Department of Health -RN license must be active by start date.
  • Desired:
    • Previous experience in an ambulatory care setting or specialized experience important to the function of the respective department.
Physical/Sensory Demands:
  • O = Occasional, represents 1 to 25% or up to 30 minutes in a 2 hour workday.
  • F = Frequent, represents 26 to 50% or up to 1 hour of an 2 hour workday.
  • C = Continuous, represents 51% to 100% or up to 2 hours of 2 hour workday.
  • Physical/Sensory Demands For This Position:
    • Walking – F
    • Sitting/Standing – F
    • Reaching: Shoulder Height – F
    • Reaching: Above shoulder height – O
    • Reaching: Below shoulder height – F
    • Climbing – O
    • Pulling/Pushing: 25 pounds or less – O
    • Pulling/Pushing: 25 pounds to 50 pounds – O
    • Pulling/Pushing: Over 50 pounds – O
    • Lifting: 25 pounds or less – O
    • Lifting: 25 pounds to 50 pounds – O
    • Lifting: Over 50 pounds – O
    • Carrying: 25 pounds or less – O
    • Carrying: 25 pounds to 50 pounds – O
    • Carrying: Over 50 pounds – O
    • Crawling/Kneeling – O
    • Bending/Stooping/Crouching – O
    • Twisting/Turning – F
    • Repetitive Movement – F
Working Conditions:
  • Work is performed at a work station desk and in patient exam and treatment rooms, where space may be limited and confined. Requires a combination of working independently and also working closely with others. Hours may be irregular at times; overtime may be required. Requires working under stressful conditions. General supervision is provided by the Practice Manager with additional instructions, guidance, and directions provided by the physicians or providers with whom the RN is working
Physical Exposures:
  • Physical Exposures For This Position:
    • Unprotected Heights – No
    • Heat – No
    • Cold – No
    • Mechanical Hazards – No
    • Hazardous Substances – Yes
    • Blood Borne Pathogens Exposure Potential – Yes
    • Lighting – No
    • Noise – No
    • Ionizing/Non-Ionizing Radiation – No
    • Infectious Diseases – Yes


Additional Information

About Confluence Health: Confluence Health was formed in 2013 as an affiliation between the Wenatchee Valley Medical Center and Central Washington Hospital to create an integrated, rural healthcare delivery system with 2 hospitals, multi-specialty care in 30+ service lines and primary care in ten communities across North Central Washington state. Over 225 physicians and 100 advanced practice clinicians serve an area of approximately 12,000 square miles and cover nearly every corner of this region through specialty outreach. Our Mission: We are dedicated to improving our patients' health by providing safe, high-quality care in a compassionate and cost effective manner. Our Setting and Lifestyle: We are located in the heart of Washington State and just 2.5 hours east of Seattle. Our region offers a diversity of recreational opportunities in breathtaking landscapes, from alpine country to the high desert, orchards to vineyards, cross country skiing to fly fishing and everything in between. Cycling, mountain biking, rafting, hiking; it is all right here. The region also offers a family friendly environment with good schools and opportunities for the entire family to be involved in culture and arts.

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