Posted: Friday, October 6, 2017 5:29 PM
PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Centers OR team is seeking a CVOR RN with open heart experience to join our team
This is a full:time, day shift position.
Our hospital is a 450 bed Level II trauma center, with 7 OR suites.
Requires 3+ years surgical experience, an active RN license, and ability to scrub and circulate.
Vancouver, Washington is located just minutes from Portland, Oregon. We offer the best of a smaller community (excellent schools, affordable housing, and beautiful parks); along with all the urban amenities of a big city next door.
Any direction you look, the scenery is astounding : snowcapped mountains, nationally protected evergreen forests, the waterfall:laced Columbia River gorge, and rugged Pacific:coast beaches : all within a short 90:minute drive. The northwest is a dream come true for outdoor enthusiasts.
We offer competitive pay, a robust benefits package and generous shift differentials.
Relocation assistance available Washington State has no income tax.
Interested? Please apply online, or contact our nurse recruiter, Ruth: Email
We look forward to speaking with you
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.
: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.
:Graduate of an accredited school/college of nursing.
:Specialty certification preferred.
:Minimum 1 year Surgery RN experience or graduate of PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center Perioperative Internship (or equivalent education and/or experience).
:BSN and/or Certified Nurse Operating Room (CNOR).
:Minimum 3 years surgical experience.
:Open Heart experience required.
:Ability to scrub and circulate.
:WA State RN Licensure with Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers.
:Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification preferred.
: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).
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 mult
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