Registered Nurse - ACU - nights

Jefferson Healthcare Port Townsend, WA
Registered Nurse


Jefferson Healthcare

Announcement #18-07-11-189

Jefferson Healthcare in Port Townsend, WA ( is looking for a dedicated and compassionate Registered Nurse to join our ACU team part time. Our ideal teammate is self-motivated, patient, and adaptable to any kind of situation. We are proud of our team and can't wait to meet you!

Jefferson Healthcare is one of the Top Employers on the beautiful Olympic Peninsula and in close proximity to Seattle, Victoria, BC and Vancouver. We are a DNV accredited, 4 Star rated Critical Access Hospital and provide exceptional care for more than 25,000 residents of East Jefferson County. We have numerous accreditations and awards and are recognized as Achieving Best Care by the Washington State Hospital Association. More importantly, our staff love being with us we recently received a 90% on our employee survey on "I would work here again."

Port Townsend has been named as one of the coolest small towns in America ... with good reason. There are festivals almost every weekend, endless recreational/hiking/skiing/sailing activities, great places to eat, and a strong and vibrant community feel. National Geographic calls Port Townsend "one of the most sophisticated places west of Seattle" and we continue to receive awards year after year, such as 2015 Best Small Towns in America (Smithsonian Magazine), 50 Safest Cities in Washington (, and 16 Best Places to Live in the US in 2015 (nearby Port Angeles by Outdoors Magazine). Come check us out!

Position Description

The RN is responsible for providing nursing care adapted to the individual patient needs based on the nursing process which includes: assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation. He or she promotes continuity of care to ensure that patient needs and expected outcomes are met. The RN must be capable of functioning as a member of the team and perform duties as necessary. This includes delegating and supervising support nursing staff that participates in the provision of care.

Education and Experience:

* Current Washington state RN license in good standing

* Current CPR/BLS (Healthcare Provider) required and ACLS may be required

* Advanced current certification required or preferred for specific patient population: Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course (ENPC), Trauma Nurse Care Course (TNCC), American Nurses Assoc. Med-Surg., Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP), Certified Nurse Operation Room (CNOR), Mother-Friendly, Wound Care, Procedural Sedation, Chemotherapy, Anti-coagulation therapy management, Oncology, Hospice and Palliative Nursing

* Bachelor of Science in Nursing preferred

* One (1) to three (3) years of acute care experience preferred

* Specialty areas may require additional experience, certifications and licenses


0.75 FTE, 30 hours/week; night shift

If you are looking to work with an exceptional team of professionals, we encourage you to consider Jefferson Healthcare. Work where your talent is truly appreciated.

Application Instructions

To apply for this position and future positions, please visit our website at and select "Careers" located at the middle of the page. This position will remain open until July 24, 2018.

* A current resume and cover letter are required for full consideration*