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Registered Nurse, OR

Memorial Hospital - Operating Room Job ID: 408-003

Status
Full-Time
Hours
40 per hours per week - Includes shift/weekend/holiday and on-call rotations
Shift
Day
Weekend & Holiday Shift
Rotating
Has Benefits
Yes
Job Description
Peri-operative registered nurses provide surgical care by assessing, planning and implementing the nursing care patients receive before, during and after surgery. These activities include patient assessment creating and maintaining a sterile and safe surgical environment, pre and post-operative patient education monitoring the patient's physical and emotional well-being, and integrating and coordinating patient care throughout the surgical care continuum. The RN documents all aspects of patient care and the patient's response to care according to established policies and procedures and communicates in a professional manner, providing information to physicians, other staff, and patients/families as appropriate. Performs related duties as required. *MON
Licensure
Current RI RN License required. CNOR preferred.
Experience

Previous med/surg experience within the specialty preferred. Previous OR experience preferred and previous scrub experience preferred.

Special Qualifications

Knowledge of the following: current nursing practices, pathophysiology, pharmacology, psychosocial sciences related to various ages, common procedures and techniques utilized with the specialty. Also, skills in critical thinking, problem solving, decision making, planning, organizing and priority setting. The ability to implement key components of the nursing process. Ability to identify learning needs and teach patients and families. Ability to communicate, collaborate and delegate effectively. Self-motivation and commitment to continuing education and self-improvement. Professional accountability.

Required Education
BSN and must have previous OR experience.
Application Method
Apply Online

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