Kadlec RN PeriOp 101- Operating Room, February 2019 Cohort in Richland, Washington

Description:

Kadlec has an excitingopportunity for a Registered Nurse to join our growing Operating Roomteam!

Shift Details: Full time, 1.0. 10 hour

variable shifts. Will train on day/evening shift & transition to an

available shift after successful completion of the program. Ongoing position

includes call and weekends.

Are you anAcute Care experienced RN or a recent RN graduate who is seeking an opportunityto become an Operating Room RN? Do you enjoy working as a part of a multi-disciplinarycare team? If so, this may be the opportunity for you!

Our Peri-Op 101 program includes a combination of didactic nursingand computer-based learning, along with a preceptor-guided experience. Ourcourse will start on February 4 th , 2019!

About our Operating Unit:

Our 24/7 12 state-of-the-art surgery suites include user-friendly, integrated technologies, enabling the entire surgical team to work safely and efficiently. Kadlec provides a full range of services: Cardiothoracic, Open Heart, Laser, Neurosurgery, Trauma orthopedics, Total Joint, Orthopedics, Laparoscopic, Lithotripsy, Urology, Robotics, General, GYN, and ENT, Plastics, Uro-Gyn, Vascular, and Trauma with the newest technology including Image-Guided Navigation. Kadlec embraces the standards of Perioperative nursing as formulated by the Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN) and the American Society of Peri-Anesthesia Nurses (ASPAN) and complies with regulatory standards through The Joint Commission (TJC), Centers of Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI), and Infection Prevention agencies.

Qualifications:

Minimum Requirements:

  • Nursing degree/diploma upon hire required.

  • All Registered Nurses without a Bachelor's of Nursing (BSN) degree or higher must obtain a BSN within 3 years from date of hire required.

  • Active Washington State RN licensure required.

  • Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS required.

  • 1-3 years of acute care nursing experience and/or recent graduate who has completed pre-licensure nursing program.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelors of Nursing degree (BSN) preferred.

  • Certification in related specialty area preferred.

  • OR/Procedural nursing clinical rotations/experience preferred.

Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:

As a Registered Nurse you provide professional, comprehensive nursing care for patients in an acute care environment. You are also accountable for the delivery of coordinated, safe, compassionate, therapeutic, evidence-based quality care to patients and families, based on individual physical, emotional, and spiritual needs, and appropriate care strategies throughout the lifespan.

  • Assess, diagnose, plan, implement and evaluate patient’s care to achieve patient goals and to optimize outcomes.

  • Effectively advocate for ethical and holistic care to promote the autonomy, dignity, rights, values and beliefs of those we serve.

  • Foster a learning environment for patient/families, nursing, and other members of the healthcare team including students.

  • Align practice with safety and quality. Be accountable for safety, identify and correct problems.

  • Engage in ongoing professional development; promote a culture of inquiry that explores, integrates and disseminates research and evidence based practice.

  • Lead and coordinate teams, delegate, coordinate care and collaborate with others as equal members of the inter-professional care team to integrate nursing knowledge.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details —

http://www.kadlec.org/careers/benefits-information

Our Mission

Provide safe compassionate care. We promise to answer the call of every person we serve; to know them, care for them and ease their way. We are committed to safety, compassion, respect, integrity, stewardship, excellence and collaboration.

About Us

Located in sunny Tri-Cities, Washington, Kadlec is the largest non-profit healthcare provider in the region. Kadlec is the premier choice for customer service excellence, providing compassionate healthcare to the region by combining cutting-edge technology and innovation with evidence-based, patient-focused care. Kadlec is proud to be part of Planetree (Planetree.org) and continues to be recognized nationally as a “Best in Class Employer.” Kadlec does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, age, color, religion, national origin, genetic information, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State, or Local Law. EOE. To learn more, click here: http://www.kadlec.org/careers/about-kadlec

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Surgical Services (Intraop)

Location: Washington-Richland

Req ID: 207756