Community Health Systems RNFA-RN First Assistant-Operating Room-FT Days in Granite City, Illinois


The register nurse in the Operating Room shall provide therapeutic and quality nursing care to all patients during the pre-, intra-, and post-operative phases. The RN will be licensed by the State of Illinois to practice professional nursing within the statutory requirements of the Illinois Nurse Practice Act, to use the designation RN (Registered Nurse), adhere to standard nursing techniques, and to work in compliance with Hospital and Department of Surgical Services policies and procedures. Provides first and second assistance for the attending surgeon during indicated surgical procedures.


  • Graduate of an accredited RN program

  • IL RN license in good standing

  • Completion of a Certified RN First Assist Course

  • BLS Card through American Heart Association

  • ACLS Card through American Heart Association

  • PALS Card through American Heart Association preferred

  • CNOR preferred

  • Previous RN experience in the OR setting preferred

Job: Perioperative Services

Organization: Gateway Regional Medical Center

Location: IL-Granite City

Requisition ID: 1720593