RN Staff Nurse - Orthopedic Clinic Job
Group Health 79 reviews - Bellevue, WA

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RN Staff Nurse - Orthopedic Clinic-121690


Are you motivated, excited, innovative, with a desire to contribute and grow? If this describes you, join us at our Bellevue Medical Center and take on new initiatives. We are looking for a RN who can provide patient focused care in a fast pace, multi-provider clinic. The ability to provide leadership and support team work is essential.

The Orthopedic (Ortho) RN's primary responsibility is to develop a safe plan of care and appropriate treatment follow-up for patients with musculoskeletal conditions and/or who are undergoing orthopedic surgery.

Responsibilities include:
  • Utilizes telephone interviewing, physical assessment and critical thinking in assessing patient symptoms or lifestyle changes in conjunction with GHC guidelines and protocols to determine appropriate patient plans of care.
  • Provides ongoing education to patients regarding lifestyle and dietary adjustments associated with orthopedic therapies and/or surgeries.
  • Works collaboratively with the patient to promote patient self management..

Education Requirements

Minimum: Graduate of an accredited RN program

Preferred: Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)

Licensure / Certification requirements

Minimum: Valid/Current Washington State Registered Nurse License

Preferred: Ortho RN Certification

Experience Requirements

Minimum: Orthopedic experience

Preferred: 1-2 years experience in Orthopedics, Wound care experience

Group Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce.

Job: RNs

Organization: Medical Specialties

Primary Location: WA - Bellevue/Redmond-Bellevue-Bellevue Medical Center

Bargaining unit: SEIU RNs West

FTE: 1

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Days of shift: Monday-Friday

Hours of shift: 8:00am-5:00pm

Travel: No

Job level: Director

Job type: Standard

Employee status: Regular

About this company
79 reviews
GHI is a statewide not-for-profit health insurer serving New Yorkers since 1937. GHI and its wholly-owned subsidiary, GHI HMO, provide...