About the Surgical Services & Hernia Center
The Surgical Services & Hernia Center is committed to delivering surgical care of the highest standard and making our patients feel safer than ever before. Our surgeons are board-certified and subspecialty-trained and each offers the latest in a variety of minimally-invasive treatment options. With comprehensive experience and a track record of surgical excellence, Surgical Services & Hernia Center is leading the way in offering advanced surgical services to the Seattle community and beyond.
About Northwest Hospital & UW Medicine
UW Medicine includes Harborview Medical Center, UW Medical Center, Northwest Hospital & Medical Center, Valley Medical Center, UW Neighborhood Clinics, UW Physicians, UW School of Medicine and Airlift Northwest.
Northwest Hospital & Medical Center is a full-service, non-profit community hospital, offering comprehensive medical, surgical and therapeutic services. Over the years, we have been able to partner and combine practices, expanding our network to 20+ ambulatory clinics in multiple geographic locations, covering a wide spectrum of disciplines across primary and specialty care.
Our hospital & clinic staff not only enjoy outstanding benefits and professional growth opportunities, but also an environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, artistic pursuits, and natural beauty.
As a UW Medicine - Northwest Hospital & Medical Center employee, you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs.
We’re interested in learning more about you and appreciate your taking the time to apply online. UW Medicine - Northwest Hospital & Medical Center is committed to employing a diverse workforce. EOE
UW Medicine – Northwest Hospital and Medical Center is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We welcome job applications from qualified individuals without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, marital status, physical or mental disability, or any other protected characteristic. Minorities, women, disabled persons, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
The Clinic Ostomy Nurse functions as an expert clinician in assessing, planning, evaluating, and revising the plan of care for patients needing specialty ostomy care.
Licensure, Registration, Certification
Physical Demand Level: Medium
In an 8-hour workday, must be able to-
Lift / Carry
As required, must be able to-
Sit, Stand, Walk, Bend, Squat, Kneel, Crawl, Climb and Reach above shoulders
Push and Pull
Perform fine motor functions
Must possess functional vision, hearing, and speech in order to communicate effectively with clients, client advocates, and staff.