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REGISTERED NURSE, PSYCHIATRY, SEATTLE

University of Washington
Seattle, WA Full-time
Posted on September 23, 2019
Req #: 169846
Department: 7N/INPATIENT PSYCHIATRY
Job Location: UW Medical Center
Posting Date: 10/15/2019 
Closing Info: Open Until Filled 
Salary: $5,496-$10,181/month full time, depending on experience 
Union Position: Yes
Shift: Alternate Work Shift 

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced psychiatric nurse to join University of Washington Medical Center.  Our MEDICAL-PSYCHIATRY UNIT (7N) is a 10-bed voluntary unit where we care for patients with a variety of acute psychiatric and medical psychiatric disorders.  Patients 18 years and older who present acute or chronic disorders in a state of acute crisis are admitted.

As a teaching hospital and research center, we're deeply committed to the enhancement of care for our patients-as well as the professional growth of our staff. As a testament to this commitment, we're proud to be recognized with Magnet Hospital status by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.  In fact, we were the first hospital to receive this designation.  We're also consistently named one of the nation's best hospitals as reported by U.S. News and World Report. 

Such national recognition attests to our commitment to high-quality care, and to the outstanding professionalism and skill that exists at UWMC.  As a registered nurse (RN), you can be a part of this highly skilled team, working within a culture that is both innovative and collaborative.  Here, you will work in tandem with physicians and other health care practitioners to provide superior, award-winning nursing care.  In short, you will not only follow best practice, you will create it!

Position is 70% 8 hour nights including every other weekend.  Requires WA RN license and at least one year acute inpatient psych nursing experience, BSN preferred.

Committed to attracting and retaining a diverse staff, the University of Washington will honor your experiences, perspectives and unique identity. Together, our community strives to create and maintain working and learning environments that are inclusive, equitable and welcoming.

The University of Washington is a leader in environmental stewardship & sustainability, and committed to becoming climate neutral.

The University of Washington is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact the Disability Services Office at 206-543-6450 / 206-543-6452 (tty) or dso@uw.edu.