Northside Hospital Operating Room Registered Nurse, OR RN in Georgia

Operating Room Registered Nurse, OR RN

Facility:MERIDIAN MARK OUTPATIENT SURGERY CENTERDepartment:841A MERIDIAN OP SUR

Job ID #:73972Education Required:Associates Degree

Job Category:RN-OR, PACU, SurgeryExperience Required:1 - 3 Years

Employment Type:Full - Time

Shift:Day

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Because of employees like you, we remain one of Georgia's Most Preferred Hospitals in Overall Healthcare Services for more than 16 consecutive years. Your continued employment allows Northside Hospital to remain the fastest-growing healthcare organization in the Southeast. We support your continued growth and development by providing you the following opportunity.

Facility Overview: Northside Hospital

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Discovering what’s possible at Northside Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia --- it’s something our patients and team members do every day. Our reputation as one of Georgia’s fastest growing healthcare institutions and our state-of-the-art, award-winning work environment are well-known. But what resonates most

with our people is the way we balance clinical excellence with compassionate care, support real work/life balance, and how close they feel to their co-workers.

Our 537-bed, not-for-profit, full-service hospital does more than serve our community. We’re a market leader in Women's Services, Maternity and Newborn Services, Surgery, Robotic Surgery, and Cancer Care.

Proud to have been voted “Atlanta's Most Preferred Hospital for All Health Care Needs" by

consumers for more than 16 years. We are pleased to offer our people great pay, benefits, and a pension plan.

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Service Area Overview: Extraordinary surgical settingNorthside Hospital performs more than 40,500 surgeries each year --- more than any other hospital in Georgia. We specialize in Robotic, General, Bariatric, Neuro, Orthopedic, Breast, Plastic, and Gynecologic surgery. Innovative technology such as the daVinci® robotic surgical system, O-arm IntraoperativeImaging, HD technology, Ci™ System - computer-assisted orthopedic surgery system, artificial spinal disc, and stealth-guided image navigation allow Northside to stay at the forefront of medicine and devote more time to providing the best patient care possible. Many of the surgeons on staff at Northside arenationally recognized pioneers in laparoscopic surgery and many other minimally invasive techniques.Do you have the skills and experience to contribute to our innovative team?Then find your extraordinary side with us today!As part of Northside Hospital, we balance clinical excellence with compassionate care, support work/life balance and continuing education, and offer great pay, benefits, and a pension plan. For information on rewarding surgical careers with Northside Hospital, ranked by Forbes magazine as one of the Top 25 Places to Work in the US, contact us today.

Position Description: The perioperative care nurse will be responsible for pre-operative and post-operative care of surgical patients in the outpatient surgery center.

Position Requirements: Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Demonstrated proficiency in skills applicable to designated area within probationary period. Certified in cardio pulmonary resuscitation (CPR). In addition to the above, the following is preferred for departments listed below: Renal Dialysis: 1. One (1) year experience in critical care or hemodialysis. Special Care Nurseries: 1. Completion of the American Heart Association Resuscitation course. Family- Centered Care- Admissions Team: 1. 2 years nursery/nicu experience or 4 years Mother/Baby experience. 2. NRP mandatory. Neurosciences: 1. Completion of Critical Care and Basic Arrhythmia course. 2. ACLS certification. Radiology: 1. ACLS certification must be obtained within twelve (12) months of hire date. 2. Two (2) years experience in medical-surgical nursing or related area with at least one (1) year experience involving the treatment of cardiac/critical care patients or previous radiology experience. 3. PALS is required of Radiology Nurses working in the Alpharetta Pediatric Imaging facility and is preferred but not required for all other Radiology nurses 4. For the Breast Care Center locations — BCLS requirement only. Surgical Services 1. Operating Room: Prior Operating Room experience or completion of a course in Operating Room nursing. 2. PACU: Prior PACU or ICU experience or completion of a course in Post-Anesthesia Care nursing. 3. Current ACLS Certification required. Cath Lab Admission/Recovery Unit (ARU)-Forsyth 1. Critical Care experience (preferred). 2. Current ACLS (required). Cardiology –Forsyth 1. Critical Care experience (preferred). 2. Current ACLS (required). KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES/LICENSE OR CERTIFICATION PREFERRED National certification in specialty area. Cancer Center (Radiation Oncology ACLS certification and Oncology Certified Nurse (OCN).

Licensure/Certification Requirements: Yes

Work Hours: 6:45a-3:15p

Weekend Requirements: No

On-Call Requirements: No

Why continue to grow with Northside? Northside supports our employees’ professional and personal growth. We foster an environment that promotes work/life balance. We embrace diversity. We care about you. If you are ready to advance your career, apply online today!

Northside Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its employment practices on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, genetic information, veteran status or military service, or any other characteristic protected by federal law or Georgia law..