Kettering Medical Center OR RN - OPERATING ROOM - KETTERING MEDICAL CENTER in Kettering, Ohio
* KETTERING MEDICAL CENTER OPERATING ROOM*
The Kettering Medical Center Operating Room consists of 21 operating suites with cases involving general, heart, orthopedic, neuro, and robotic surgery. Kettering Medical Center is a Level II trauma facility that has earned national recognition in Orthopedics and Heart care, further supporting the innovation of the Operating Room team. The Operating Room is dedicated to physician and staff engagement, demonstrated through strong partnerships and a team-oriented environment.
Our Perioperative Registered Nurse will have the opportunity to scrub and circulate during surgical procedures. O.R. Nurses may have the opportunity to work in many of our subspecialty areas, which include General, Ortho, Heart, Neuro, and Robotic surgeries
The other direct and individualized expectations include the following:
Will assist the surgeon by passing instruments and other items needed during the procedures, within the sterile field
Anticipate the needs of each surgeon in regards to articles, instruments and the positioning of the patient
Works in a scrub and circulating role
Observe patient during surgical procedure
Plan and evaluate the needs of the patient prior, during and after the surgical procedure
Adhere and maintain aseptic techniques to ensure continuity of care
Act as the patient advocate for the delivery of safe care
Minimum of 2 years experience circulating in the OR with orthopedics, neurosurgery and robotics experience preferred.
Graduated from an accredited school of nursing (ACEN or CCNE)
Bachelor of Science in nursing preferred. Effective June 2010, all RNs hired are required to obtain within 5-years of hire.
Must be actively licensed in the State of Ohio as a Registered Nurse
Current BLS certification is required
ACLS, NRP, and PALS as determined by unit scope of practice
Requisition Number: 16-6789
Title: OR RN - OPERATING ROOM - KETTERING MEDICAL CENTER
Department: OPERATING ROOM - 360010
Location: Kettering Medical Center
Job Status: Full-Time
Hours per Bi-Weekly Pay Period: 80