PeaceHealth is seeking a
RN : Operating Room (Temporary) for a
1.0 full time equivalent
Non:Exempt position. This position will be working
Day shift with shift durations of
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.
1. Assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care needs.
2. Do ents patient care in the healthcare record according to established standards.
3. Directs and delegates care to other team members in accordance with their education, credentials, and demonstrated competence.
4. Ensures own professional effectiveness through education and professional development.
5. Participates in the development of and maintains established hospital policies, procedures and objectives, quality improvement, safety, environmental and infection prevention program.
6. Performs other duties as assigned.
Graduate of an approved school of nursing required.
Specialty certification preferred.
Prefer at least two years extensive experience in the OR, including experience with orthopedics as well as all other specialties.
Previous PACU experience required.
Previous experience with conscious sedation required.
Demonstrated knowledge of and ability age specific principles of growth and development and life stages to meet each patients needs.
** This is a temporary position for 13 weeks with the option to extend. Temporary housing provided and a rental car, must be able to take call. (2) openings. DMV check required for rental car. **
Current Registered Nurse licensure in the state of Alaska or the ability to obtain.
Current (Basic Life Support) certification required at date of hire.
ACLS certification required at date of hire.
PALS 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 founding Sisters and continues to serve communities when invited to do so with a spirit of collaboration and stewardship : the spirit of health.
We offer competitive compensation, a robust benefits package and a collaborative, Mission:driven work environment To learn more about working at PeaceHealth and the
Ketchikan, AK community our homepage: peacehealth/careers.
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