Reference Number: 50208
Company: FASTAFF Travel Nursing
Location: Newark, NJ
Salary: $45.00 per hour / $23,394.15 for 13 weeks
Job Type: Contract
Experience: Minimum 2 years
OR Travel Nurse - Operating Room (OR) Registered Nurse OR
We are seeking an experienced and self-motivated Operating Room Registered Nurse to join our growing team of nursing professionals. As an Operating Room RN- Registered Nurse, you will be responsible for managing the care of adult patients requiring a surgical procedure that requires moderate to complex assessments, interventions and levels of nursing vigilance. Sometimes called a Surgical or an Operating Room Nurse, Perioperative Nurses care for patients before, during and after surgery. They work alongside surgical teams to make sure that patients are receiving the best possible care, and serve as liaisons between the surgical team and the patients’ families. As a Perioperative Nurse, you’ll help patients with recovery immediately following surgery and teach them, and their families, about at-home postoperative care.
- Reports directly to the Clinical Manager
- Working in a world class facility with top quality staff.
- BLS Required
This 529 bed teaching facility has specialty services including northern New Jersey's only Level 1 Trauma Center (incorporating a trauma-intensive care unit and the NorthSTAR helicopter emergency and critical care transport system), a regional center for neonatal intensive care, the Acute Stroke Center, the New Jersey Cardiovascular Institute (NJCI), the Cochlear Implant Program, a neurosurgical intensive care unit and a special Brain Tumor Program, the Neurological Institute of New Jersey, a federally designated spinal cord injury program, The University Center for Bloodless Surgery and Medicine, and New Jersey's first Liver Transplant Program in the business district of Newark. Minutes from New York City and the Jersey Shore. Great restaurants and shopping are within walking distance.