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University of Washington REGISTERED NURSE - NEUROLOGY CLINIC (FULL TIME, DAYS) in Seattle, Washington

Req #: 189685

Department: UW MEDICAL CENTER - MONTLAKE - NEUROLOGY CLINIC

Posting Date: 05/06/2021

Closing Info: Open Until Filled

Salary: $5,606 - $10,385 per month

Shift: First Shift

Notes: As an employee you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs. For detailed information on Benefits for this position, click here. (https://hr.uw.edu/benefits/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2018/02/benefits-classified-staff-20210208.pdf)

A higher degree of healthcare. All across UW Medicine, our employees collaborate to perform the highest quality work with integrity and compassion and to create a respectful, welcoming environment where every patient, family, student and colleague is valued and honored. Join our award-winning team at UW Medical Center - Montlake. Among the top medical centers in the United States as rated by U.S. News & World Report 2019-2020 "America's Best Hospitals", UW Medical Center - Montlake prides itself on compassionate patient care as well as its pioneering medical advances. UW Medical Center - Montlake has again earned U.S. News & World Report’s No. 1 hospital ranking in Washington State and in the Seattle metropolitan area. It is the seventh consecutive year that UW Medical Center - Montlake has achieved both distinctions. Excellence. Exploration. Education. (https://www.uwmedicine.org/about/career-opportunities/uw-medical-center-montlake) Become part of our team, and join our mission to make life healthier for everyone in our community. UW Medical Center – Montlake has an outstanding opportunity for a full-time (100% FTE, 40 hours per week), day shift REGISTERED NURSE to join our outpatient Neurology Clinic. Our Neurology Clinic cares for patients with conditions of the central and peripheral nervous systems, including neuromuscular diseases. We treat a variety of neurological conditions, including muscle weakness, multiple sclerosis, epilepsy, Parkinson's disease, neuropathy, movement disorders and dizziness. Our clinic is staffed by board-certified and board-eligible neurologists, who offer neurodiagnostic services including EEGs, EMGs, evoked potentials and autonomic nervous system testing. SCHEDULE: The Registered Nurse will work 40 hours per week, Monday - Friday. RESPONSIBILITIES: The Registered Nurse will be responsible for triaging patient calls and eCare messages, following up on therapies and test results, managing prescriptions and referrals, and providing nursing advice in person, via phone and via telehealth. The Registered Nurse will also play a key role educating patients and their families on ongoing healthcare needs and will assist the providers with routine assessments. REQUIREMENTS:

  • 2 years of current or recent medical-surgical or ambulatory nursing experience

    LEGAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • An active Registered Nurse license in the State of Washington

    DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Current or recent nursing experience with neurology or rehabilitation patients

  • Current or recent experience with phone triage UW Medicine includes Harborview Medical Center, UW Medical Center - Montlake, UW Medical Center - Northwest, Valley Medical Center, UW Neighborhood Clinics, UW Physicians, UW School of Medicine, and Airlift Northwest.

University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

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