Catholic Health Initiatives RN PACU Silverdale in SILVERDALE, Washington

RN PACU Silverdale


Job Type: Registered Nurse PACU Silverdale Part Time Days

FTE: .6

Daily Schedule: Varies days

Weekends Required: Occasional

Location: Harrison Medical Center - Silverdale, WA

Harrison Medical Center has exciting and rewarding careers with competitive salaries and benefits. Located on the beautiful Washington State Peninsula, this region offers an incredible variety of outdoor life, including hiking, boating and skiing. We are part of the CHI Franciscan System and are a non-profit organization.

Our Perioperative area averages 6 operating rooms per day with a maximum capacity of 10 operating rooms. This is supported by a Pre-op unit and PACU Phase 1 and Phase 2 units. We have a team focus in caring for our patients and a team approach to on-boarding new team members. Surgery types performed here include Open Heart, Vascular, Robotic, General, Orthopedic, ENT, GYN, and Urologic surgeries. Patient acuity ranges from simple outpatient surgeries to complex surgeries on patients with multiple health issues. We provide care and services to a large regional area that includes all of Kitsap County and as far north as Port Townsend and Port Angeles along the Straits of Juan de Fuca.

Job Summary:

This position is responsible for providing peri-anesthesia nursing care of all patient populations undergoing surgical procedures, to include ambulatory, acute and chronic patient care. Assumes responsibility and accountability for the direct and indirect implementation of the patient’s plan of care in the PACU Phase 1 and Phase 2. Assist with care and preparation of patients in the Pre-op unit when needed.


Job Requirements

  • Graduation from an accredited school of nursing, BSN preferred

  • Minimum 1-2 years previous RN experience in ER, ICU or high level step down unit required.

  • 1-2 years current experience in an acute inpatient PACU setting within the last 3 years strongly preferred

  • Experience with airway emergencies, (i.e. laryngospasms, airway obstruction, stridor and arrest).

  • Current licensure as a Registered Nurse issued by the Washington State Board of Nursing.

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) ertification.

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)

  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) certification within six months of date of hire.

  • Certified Perianesthesia Nurse (CPAN) or Certified Ambulatory Perianesthesia Nurse (CAPA) preferred.

Job RN


Daily Schedule varies

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 48

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2018-R0162913

We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.