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RN - Operating Room - RT

Absolute Opportunities
Ketchikan, Alaska, 99901, United States
February 14, 2018

RN - Operating Room - RT

Ketchikan, Alaska 99901

Does the candidate have a BSN?

Does the candidate have a minimum of 2-yrs OR experience?

Does the candidate have PACU experience?

An RN with a minimum of 3 years OR experience with both Scrub and Circulating experience. Needs to also be able to float to the PACU as our Medical Center is a smaller, Critical Access OR with 4-newly constructed OR Suites.

Any major Surgery Center that included Ortho, Neuro, Gastro/Endo and General Surgery.

We are a not-for-profit health care system with medical centers, critical access hospitals, medical clinics and laboratories located in Alaska, Oregon and Washington.

The fulfillment of our mission is a shared purpose. It drives all that we are and do. We embrace that spirit in our commitment to exceptional medicine and compassionate care.


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. Documents 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.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: (Submission Summary)

1. Graduate of an approved school of nursing required.

2. Must have a BSN?

3. Must have a minimum of 2-yrs OR experience.

4. Must have PACU experience.

5. An RN with a minimum of 3 years OR experience with both Scrub and Circulating experience.

6. BSN preferred or current enrollment in a BSN program.

7. Specialty certification preferred.

8. One year experience as an Operating Room staff nurse or previous Surgical Tech experience preferred.

9. Ability to independently scrub and circulate major cases in full service OR preferred. 6. Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to apply age specific principles of growth and development and life stages to meet each patient’s needs.

10. Current BLS (Basic Life Support) certification required at date of hire

11. Current Registered Nurse licensure in the state in which nurse will be practicing.

12. Present Salary?

13. Salary Expectation?

14. Must be a US Citizen or Green Card holder?

15. Current Address?