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RN - Operating Room

Job ID: 9588
Location: Vancouver, WA
Work Type: Full Time
Shift: Variable
Shift Length: 10 Hours
FTE: 1.00
Benefit Eligibility: Full-time benefits

Job Description

Description

PeaceHealth is seeking an experienced OR nurse for a Full Time role at Southwest Medical Center in Vancouver, Washington.   We are offering a $10,000 Sign-on-Bonus for this 1.0 FTE position, working four 10-hour shifts each week in our 18 suite OR.   We offer:

  • The latest technology that includes 2 new XI DaVinci robots and a  MAKO robot for total knees and hips
  • 18 state-of-the-art surgery suites that include 2 open heart surgery suites and an additional Hybrid OR Suite
  • Surgeries that include open heart, trauma, neuro, ortho, vascular, thoracic, plastics, robotics, ENT, eyes, and general surgery
  • A non-profit mission driven healthcare system
  • An excellent benefits package
  • Relocation assistance
  • A hospital on the Magnet Journey

Southwest Washington Medical Center is a 450-bed tertiary-level hospital, located just across the river from the Portland [Oregon] metropolitan area. Vancouver is a great location where you can enjoy big city life or the serene countryside, with easy access to an abundance of recreational and cultural activities.

    Hourly compensation starts at $41.35, more depending on experience as well as additional pay for BSN/MSN and specialty certification.

    JOB SUMMARY

    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.

    ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

    • Assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care needs.
    • Documents 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.

    QUALIFICATIONS

    EDUCATION:

    • Graduate of an accredited school/college of nursing.
    • BSN and/or Certified Nurse Operating Room (CNOR) preferred.
    • Specialty certification preferred.

    EXPERIENCE/TRAINING:

    LICENSE/CERTIFICATION:

    OTHER SKILLS:

    • 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

    SOUTHWEST PHYSICAL/COGNITIVE REQUIREMENTS

    • Work requires active physical exertion up to 33% of the time.
    • Ability to lift objects weighing 80 lbs. or less.
    • Work requires frequent exposure to minor cold, heat, poor ventilation or sharp instruments. Reasonably anticipated exposure to blood and body fluids once per month or more.
    • Duties require the ability to concentrate and pay close attention to detail (more than 65% of work time).
    • Provides patient care in an uncontrolled home environment; operates motor vehicle on urban and rural roadways up to 25% of each day (to include inclement weather).

    This position is represented by a collective bargaining agreement. There may be more than one opening on this posting.

    See how PeaceHealth is committed to Inclusivity, Respect for Diversity and Cultural Humility.  

    For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application.  EEO Affirmative Action Employer/Vets/Disabled in accordance with applicable local, state, or federal laws.

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