Ascension Health Registered Nurse (RN) Operating Room in Birmingham, Alabama
We Are Hiring
Registered Nurse (RN) Operating Room - Surgery - Full-Time,Day - St Vincent's Birmingham - Birmingham,AL
Why Join Ascension?
St. Vincent’s Health System, part of Ascension, is made up of St. Vincent’s Birmingham, St. Vincent’s Blount, St. Vincent’s East, St. Vincent’s St. Clair, St. Vincent's One Nineteen Health and Wellness, and the St. Vincent’s Ambulatory Healthcare Network, which includes a wide range of services, from family care to home health. Together, we provide a special brand of personalized, compassionate care that balances high touch with high tech, meeting the needs of people in more than 40 communities.
What You Will Do
As the Registered Nurse (RN) for the Operating Room with St. Vincent's Health System-AL, you will have the opportunity to deliverprofessional nursing care in the operative setting to patients undergoing surgical or other invasive procedures.
Performs scrub functions including the selection and handling of instruments and supplies used during procedure.
Performs circulating functions including monitoring, recording and communicating patient condition and managing overall nursing care of patient before, during and after procedure.
Directly assists operating physician with surgical tasks including hemostasis, suturing and wound exposure as well as patient positioning.
Prepares operating rooms and surgical instruments and equipment for use.
What You Will Need
LicensedAssociate ProfessionalRegistered Nursecredentialed from theAlabama Board of Nursingobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
One or more of the following:
Advanced Life Supportcredentialed from theAmerican Heart Association (AHA)obtained within12 Months (1 year)of hire date or job transfer date.
BLS Providercredentialed from theAmerican Heart Association (AHA)obtained within1 Month (30 days)of hire date or job transfer date..
Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required
Bachelor's degree in nursing preferred
- Minimum 2 years Operating Room experience
Equal Employment Opportunity
As an equal opportunity employer, St. Vincent's and all its ministries comply with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at St. Vincent's and all its ministries based on merit, qualifications and abilities.
Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age or any other characteristic protected by law.
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