RN Registered Nurse - Operating Room

Ascension, A26
Mobile, AL
Mar 26, 2020
Mar 31, 2020
Contract Type
Full Time
We Are Hiring

Join our team of compassionate and dedicated Surgical Nurses!

Providence Hospital is a full service, 349-bed medical/surgical facility. Since its founding in 1854, Providence has been serving, caring for and healing the people of Mobile and surrounding areas. Our mission is to extend the healing ministry of Jesus Christ to south Alabama and southeast Mississippi, with a special concern for persons who are poor and vulnerable. Today, Providence Hospital is part of Ascension, one of the nation s largest system of Catholic, not-for-profit healthcare facilities.
    Providence has been Mobile s most preferred hospital for seventeen consecutive years and admits approximately 15,000 inpatients annually.

At Providence, we combine compassionate, personalized care with the latest in advanced surgical technology. From diagnosis through the surgical procedure to recovery, we promote our patients full health and well-being.

As a Registered Nurse in our OR , you will have the opportunity to deliver professional nursing care in the operative setting to patients undergoing surgical or other invasive procedures.

Your responsibilities will be:
    Performs scrub functions including the selection and handling of instruments and supplies used during procedure.Performs circulating functions including monitoring, recording and communicating patient condition and managing overall nursing care of patient before, during and after procedure.Directly assists operating physician with surgical tasks including hemostasis, suturing and wound exposure as well as patient positioning.Prepares operating rooms and surgical instruments and equipment for use.

    Required Credential(s):
      Registered Nurse credentialed from the Alabama Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. One or more of the following:
        Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date. BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

      Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required

Work Experience:
    Previous experience as a Registered Nurse in an OR setting preferred.

Why Join the Providence Family?

Strength in our People:
At Ascension, we believe our people are our strength and we invest in them. In addition to the chance to have a positive impact on the people and communities we serve, associates benefit from significant professional opportunities, career advancement, training and competitive wages. We also support work-life balance and spirituality in the workplace.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Providence Hospital provides equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), ethnic or national origin, age (40 or over), citizenship, genetic information, or status as a disabled veteran or veteran of the Vietnam era. Providence Hospital provides equal employment opportunities for qualified disabled individuals.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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