Registered Nurse (RN) Operating Room (OR) Cardiac

Registered Nurse (RN) - Operating Room (OR) (Cardiovascular)

Waukegan, IL

Currently seeking a talented and dedicated Operating Room Nurse for a great opportunity in the Waukegan, IL area. The ideal candidate will possess 5 years of current experience working in an acute care hospital and have 2 year of current experience working in an Operating Room.

Responsibilities of the Registered Nurse (RN) - Operating Room (OR) (Cardiovascular)

  • Assist physicians and medical staff in caring for surgical patients
  • Provide pre- and post-surgery care and education to the patient.
  • Work within the operating suite but outside of the sterile field
  • Handle and prepare operating instruments and equipment within the sterile field.
  • Surgery responsibilities may include preparing instruments for specific surgical procedures, monitoring and observing the patient during surgery, and responding to potential complications alongside the physician
  • Handle any special need in the Surgical Services, Operating Room and Perioperative Services area
  • Works collaboratively with healthcare professionals for quality patient care

Requirements of the Registered Nurse (RN) - Operating Room (OR) (Cardiovascular)

  • Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing, BSN strongly preferred
  • Current and Valid RN license in the state of Illinois
  • 5 years of current experience working in acute care hospital
  • 2 year of current experience working in Operating Room
  • AHA Basic Life Support for Health Care Workers (CPR) required
  • AHA Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) required
State
IL

City
Waukegan

Position Id
3287
Date Posted
4/06/2019

Job Type
Permanent