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Kadlec RN Resident - Free Standing Emergency Department in Kennewick, Washington


Kadlec has an exciting opportunity for a Registered Nurse (RN) Resident to join our growing Free Standing Emergency Department team located in Kennewick, Washington!

Shift Details: Full time, 0.9 FTE, 12-hour variable shift. Shifts include weekends.

About our Free Standing Emergency Department (FSED):

Built in 2013, this beautiful 21,500 square foot facility has been uniquely designed utilizing lean philosophies and the on-stage/off-stage layout to facilitate patient flow, resulting in excellent patient and staff satisfaction. Our FSED is supported by a highly skilled nursing team along with Board Certified Emergency Physicians and Advanced Practice Clinicians. The FSED’s 18 beds include 2 resuscitation rooms, and CT, X-Ray, Ultrasound, and Lab onsite. It averages over 100 patient visits per day.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Nursing degree/diploma upon hire required.

  • All Registered Nurses without a Bachelor's of Nursing (BSN) degree or higher must obtain a BSN within 3 years from date of hire required.

  • Active Washington State RN licensure required.

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) upon hire must be from American Heart Association (AHA) or Military Training Network (MTN)

  • Emergency Nurse Pediatric Course (ENPC) within 6 months of hire must be from Emergency Nurses Association (ENA)

  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) within 6 months of hire must be from American Heart Association (AHA) or Military Training Network (MTN)

  • Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC) within 6 months of hire must be from Emergency Nurses Association (ENA)

  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) within 6 months of hire must be from American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)/American Heart Association (AHA)

  • A recent graduate who has completed pre-licensure nursing program typically within the last 12 months and/or less than 12 months of direct patient care experience required.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelors of Nursing degree (BSN) preferred.

  • Certification in related specialty area preferred.

Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:

As a Registered Nurse you provide professional, comprehensive nursing care for patients in an acute care environment. You are also accountable for the delivery of coordinated, safe, compassionate, therapeutic, evidence-based quality care to patients and families, based on individual physical, emotional, and spiritual needs, and appropriate care strategies throughout the lifespan.

  • Assess, diagnose, plan, implement and evaluate patient’s care to achieve patient goals and to optimize outcomes.

  • Effectively advocate for ethical and holistic care to promote the autonomy, dignity, rights, values and beliefs of those we serve.

  • Foster a learning environment for patient/families, nursing, and other members of the healthcare team including students.

  • Align practice with safety and quality. Be accountable for safety, identify and correct problems.

  • Engage in ongoing professional development; promote a culture of inquiry that explores, integrates and disseminates research and evidence based practice.

  • Lead and coordinate teams, delegate, coordinate care and collaborate with others as equal members of the inter professional care team to integrate nursing knowledge.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit


Our Mission

Provide safe compassionate care. We promise to answer the call of every person we serve; to know them, care for them and ease their way. We are committed to safety, compassion, respect, integrity, stewardship, excellence and collaboration.

About Us

Located in sunny Tri-Cities, WA, Kadlec is the largest non-profit healthcare provider in the region. Kadlec is the premier choice for customer service excellence, providing compassionate healthcare by combining cutting-edge technology and innovation with evidence-based, patient-focused care. Kadlec does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, age, color, religion, national origin, genetic information, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State, or Local Law. EOE. To learn more, click here: https://kadlec.jobs/about-us/

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: RN Resident

Location: Washington-Kennewick

Req ID: 310958