RN Surgical Services Operating Room Paducah, KY
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“Being able to positively impact peoples' lives every single day. Great culture and friendly people at the home office in Bond Hill. New building/technology and wonderful cafeteria staff and food.”
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- Compassion — We commit to accompanying those we serve with mercy and tenderness, recognizing that "being with" is as important as "doing for".
- Human dignity — We commit to upholding the sacredness of life and being respectful and inclusive of everyone.
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RN Surgical Services Operating Room Paducah, KYRequisition R096416 Market Paducah, Kentucky Department Inpatient Surgery - Lourdes Shift Days/Afternoons Schedule Full-time
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Bon Secours Mercy Health
As a faith-based and patient-focused organization, Bon Secours Mercy Health exists to enhance the health and well-being of all people in mind, body and spirit through exceptional patient care. Success in this goal requires a culture of compassion, collaboration, excellence and respect. Mercy Health seeks people that are committed to our values of compassion, human dignity, integrity, service and stewardship to create an environment where associates want to work and help communities thrive.
Registered Nurse (RN) – Operating Room (OR) – Lourdes Mercy Health Paducah Hospital
The Operating Room Registered Nurse (RN) position is responsible for delivering exceptional nursing care to patients by:
·Utilizing strong organizational and leadership skills to assess patient status
·Determining the priority of the patient’s problems and needs
·Implementing clinical nursing interventions to acute, critical patients that require intensive medical care
·Developing and performing patient care plans to enhance and improve outcomes
·Ensuring a safe and therapeutic environment
·Collaborate with the interdisciplinary care team
·Conduct initial and ongoing patient assessment
·Observes the surgery and surgical team from a broad perspective and assists the team to create and maintain a safe and comfortable environment for the patient
·Responsible for managing the nursing care of the patient within the OR and coordinating the needs of the surgical team with other care providers
·Provides pre-op, intra-op, and post-op care, including assessment and discharge instructions
·Other duties as assigned
·Graduate of an accredited Associates degree or bachelor’s degree in nursing
·Current state licensure as a Registered Nurse (RN)
·Basic Life Support (BLS) – American Heart Association
·ACLS Advanced Cardiac Life Support (preferred, not required)
·PALS Pediatric Advanced Life Support - American Heart Association (preferred, not required)
·CNOR Certified Perioperative Nurse (preferred, not required)
·SGNA Society of Gastroenterology Nurses and Associates (preferred, not required)
·Two years of RN experience in Critical Care Department (preferred, not required)
·Completion of OR internship program (preferred, not required)
·Successful completion of Peri-op 101 (preferred, not required)
Mercy Health is an equal opportunity employer.
Many of our opportunities reward* your hard work with:
- Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans
- Prescription drug coverage
- Flexible spending accounts
- Life insurance w/AD&D
- Employer contributions to retirement savings plan when eligible
- Paid time off
- Educational Assistance
- And much more
*Benefits offerings vary according to employment status
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Department:Inpatient Surgery - Lourdes
All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If you’d like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement for Mercy Health – Youngstown, Ohio or Bon Secours – Franklin, Virginia; Petersburg, Virginia; and Emporia, Virginia, which are Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, please email email@example.com. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact The Talent Acquisition Team at firstname.lastname@example.org
In some instances, the nurse’s voice and touch is the last thing a patient will hear or feel. This is part of our calling as nurses, to be there for our patients in all stages of life, from the beginning to the very end.Ali L. Registered Nurse
You will have days where you are the sole reason that someone is alive. You won’t find that in any other career.Michael W. Registered Nurse
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