RN - Gastro Intestinal Services
Company: CHI Franciscan St. Joseph Medical Center
Posted on: October 16, 2020
Overview: CommonSpirit Health was formed by the alignment of
Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health. With more
than 700 care sites across the U. S. , from clinics and hospitals
to home-based care and virtual care services, CommonSpirit is
accessible to nearly one out of every four U.S. residents. Our
world needs compassion like never before. Our communities need
caring and our families need protection. With our combined
resources, CommonSpirit is committed to building healthy
communities, advocating for those who are poor and vulnerable, and
innovating how and where healing can happen, both inside our
hospitals and out in the community. CHI Franciscan Health has
exciting and rewarding careers with competitive salaries and
benefits. We are a family of hospitals, health care services, and
medical providers delivering compassionate care to people
throughout the South Puget Sound. We are part of Catholic Health
Initiatives, one of the largest not-for-profit health care systems
in the country.Our mission is to deliver high quality care that
meets our patients' medical needs while providing emotional and
spiritual support to patients and their families. We believe this
three-part approach - physical, emotional, and spiritual - is
essential to healing the whole person. Come join our team!
Responsibilities CHI Franciscan Health - Franciscan Endoscopy
Centers is hiring to fill positions within our outpatient endoscopy
centers. Come join a great team of energetic professionals as they
help patients with GI concerns in receiving screening and
diagnostic procedures.If you are looking for a great work-life
balance (our teams work Monday through Friday, no nights) and the
opportunity to make a real difference to our patients, this is your
chance! Staff in the endoscopy centers work 10 hour shifts. A
typical shift is 6:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
This job is responsible for providing GI nursing care of all
patient populations undergoing GI procedures to include inpatient,
outpatient, and those patients undergoing procedures in Radiology,
ED, ICU and throughout the hospital.
Provides care for patients undergoing a GI procedure.
Endoscopy RNs administer and maintain sedation and analgesia by
order of the physician. Assesses, diagnoses, and intervenes in the
event of complications. Monitors and assesses the patient receiving
the sedation and analgesia throughout diagnostic and therapeutic
Provides on-call coverage for all three regional hospitals and
responds within 30 minutes of call.
Previous GI Lab experience, minimum of two years experience within
the past three years in an acute care setting, i.e., Med/Surg, ICU,
PCU, PACU is strongly preferred OR new graduate with completion of
a senior practicum in a specialty area (e.g., critical care, ED,
PACU, or GI).
Endoscopy RN has experience in endoscopy.
Successful completion of department orientation.
Gastroenterology Nursing and membership in Society of
Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates (SGNA) is desired.
IV competency must be attained within four months, training is
RNC, CCRN, CEN, GI, or INS certification is preferred. Equal
CommonSpirit Health is an Equal Opportunity employer committed to a
diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will be
considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion,
sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age,
disability, marital status, parental status, ancestry, veteran
status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected
External hires must pass a post offer, pre-employment background
check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with an arrest and/or
conviction will be considered for employment in a manner consistent
with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local
ordinances, ban the box laws, including but not limited to the San
Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.
If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the
employment process, please contact us by telephone at and let us
know the nature of your request. We will only respond to messages
left that involve a request for a reasonable accommodation in the
application process. We will accommodate the needs of any qualified
candidate who requests a reasonable accommodation under the
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
CommonSpirit Health participates in E-verify.
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