Great opportunity for a Operating Room Nurse in the western North Carolina’s Blue Ridge Mountains.
This is a full time. permanent position, both day and evening openings.
Responsibilities of the Operating Room Nurse
- Provides leadership, which facilitates the delivery of professional nursing care for the comfort and well-being of patients. Utilizes the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation to provide, delegate, supervise, and document care and teaching patients and family. Implements medically prescribed interventions.
Requirements of the Operating Room Nurse
- Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Effective 3/1/18 Bachelor of Science in Nursing OR enroll in a BSN or advanced degree program within 6 months AND obtain a BSN within 4 years of hire date into RN position.
- Must have and maintain current licensure as registered nurse with the North Carolina Board of Nursing. eNLC (Enhanced Nurse License Compact) license may apply, licensee should confirm with NCBON.Certificate:
- 1-year perioperative experience as Registered Nurse. Exception: if completed a Perioperative Fellowship Program, no prior perioperative experience is required; .3-5 years perioperative experience. Serve as Preceptor with associated accountabilities. Successful completion of the Perioperative Fellowship Program preferred
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National Certification in area of specialty
This facility has been a regional leader in cardiothoracic surgery and heart care. Committed to excellence and superior outcomes, their award-winning team maintains years of specialized clinical experience and is dedicated to caring for patients with skill and compassion. They have been listed in the IBM Watsons Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospitals for the last 13 years running and sits in the top decile for AMI care in the ACC NCDR Action- Get With the Guidelines Registry.