PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center is seeking an RN to join our OR team This is a day shift, full:time role, offering relocation assistance, great pay, robust benefits, and an incredible Alaskan location in which to live, work and play
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Ketchikan Medical Center is a 25:bed critical:access hospital, opening a brand new Operating Room in just a couple of months
We offer the best of technology and innovation in the middle of a spectacularly beautiful island setting. Come experience Ketchikan, AK, a friendly, family:oriented community in scenic Southeast Alaska, just an hour and a half flight from Seattle. This area is perfect for outdoor enthusiasts, those who love the arts, or someone who just wants a quiet, slower:paced life. Enjoy our beautiful surroundings, abundant wildlife, and great opportunities for hiking, fishing, boating, and more. We have excellent schools and a strong local economy. Its easy to get here by jet or ferry. The southern tip of the Alaskan panhandle calls itself the Salmon Capital of the World. Wildlife abounds, from bald eagles and bears to orcas and humpback whales.
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Provides professional nursing direct patient care in compliance with professional practice and unit standards. Promotes a collaborative, interdisciplinary approach towards patients, families and all members of the care delivery team.
: Assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care needs.
: Do ents patient care in the healthcare record according to established standards.
: Directs and delegates care to other team members in accordance with their education, credentials, and demonstrated competence.
: Ensures own professional effectiveness through education and professional development
: Participates in the development of and maintains established hospital policies, procedures and objectives, quality improvement, safety, environmental and infection prevention program.
: Performs other duties as assigned.
: Graduate of an approved school of nursing required.
: BSN preferred or current enrollment in a BSN program.
: Specialty certification preferred.
: One year experience as an Operating Room staff nurse or previous Surgical Tech experience preferred.
: Ability to independently scrub and circulate major cases in OR preferred.
: Demonstrated knowledge of and ability age specific principles of growth and development and life stages to meet each patients needs.
: Current Registered Nurse licensure in the state in which nurse will be practicing.
: Current (Basic Life Support) certification required at date of hire
: Demonstrated ability to promote positive interpersonal relationships and patient/family centered work environment
: Able to support and interpret medical center philosophy, policy and procedures
: Basic computer skills
There may be more than one opening on this posting.
Please apply online to be considered.
For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application.
PeaceHealth, based in Vancouver, WA, is a not:for:profit Catholic health system offering care to communities in Washington, Oregon, and Alaska. PeaceHealth has approximately 16,000 caregivers, a multi:specialty medical group practice with more than 800 physicians and providers, a comprehensive laboratory system, and ten medical centers serving both urban and rural communities throughout the Northwest. In 1890, Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace founded what has become PeaceHealth. Today, PeaceHealth is the legacy of its fou