Registered Nurse - Operating Room - Per Diem - RPH

Sayre, PA, United States
Oct 1, 2020

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Job Description

Guthrie Entity

Robert Packer Hospital

Shift

Per Diem

Pay Grade

RPH/RNS

License

Basic Life Support
CPR / AED Certification
Registered Nurse

The RN must be currently licensed by the Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing and must successfully complete a medication and IV exam, as outlined by the hospital, during the orientation period.   In addition, the RN must meet individual nursing unit specifications regarding educational requirement during employment.   The RN must maintain Basic Life Support (BLS) competency.  Specialty certification CNOR should be achieved as soon as the RN is eligible.  Additional specialty certification/training required includes:  Team STEPPS training within six (6) months, Certified Nurse, Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification preferred, Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) certification preferred, depending on patient population as well as Knowledge of EMR preferred.

FLSA Status

Non-Exempt

Unit Description

The Operating Room has 15 surgical suites in the Main OR and 4 Minor Procedure Suites. We manage cases in over 11 specialties including trauma cases. Our greatest volumes are general surgery and orthopedics. We perform robotic surgery in 3 specialty services. OR nurses have the opportunity to circulate, scrub and serve as First Assist. We staff with RNs 24/7/365 and our nurses are expected to take call.

Main Function

RN care of patients in the operating room; minor procedural area. Various areas of care that include prepping patients for minor procedures; care for the patient during minor procedures and recovering and discharging patients post procedure.

Education

Bachelor's Degree RN

Experience

One year RN experience within the last five years preferred. Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) desired. Experience working in a team environment is essential. Computer skills required and prior experience with electronic medical record systems preferred. Must be able to work flexible hours, which may include days, evenings, nights, holidays, and weekends and on-call.  Will need to demonstrate ability to adapt to unpredictable situations within the work setting.  Must demonstrate leadership skills, skills contributing towards a positive teamwork environment, effective communication skills, and excellent critical thinking skills. Two years perioperative services experience preferred.

Employment Value Proposition

A nursing career with Guthrie means being part of a focused organization that provides each team member an opportunity to advance and grow. We have invested in resources to empower our employees to succeed and use their passion and talent to provide excellence.

You take care of our patients. We take care of you.

  • Career advancement opportunities
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Excellent benefits
  • Experiential PTO accrual
  • Competitive salary
  • Rewarding career
  • Magnet driven
  • Refinancing support with SoFi

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“We are more than a team, we’re family. And we’re committed to hold each other to the highest professional standard so our patients get the best care every time they choose Guthrie.” – Jennifer Hepinger, RN

A nursing career with Guthrie. It’s in your hands.

About Guthrie:
Guthrie is a non-profit integrated health system located in north central Pennsylvania and Upstate New York, serving patients from a 12-county service area. Guthrie is a member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network and is the first health system based in Pennsylvania and New York to join this network. Guthrie is comprised of a research institute, home care/hospice, hospitals in Sayre, Pa., Corning, N.Y., Towanda, Pa., Cortland, N.Y., and Troy, Pa., as well as a multi-specialty group practice of more than 290 physicians and 175 mid-level providers in a regional office network encompassing sub-specialty and primary care sites in 23 communities throughout Pennsylvania and New York.  Guthrie offers a wide range of services and programs designed to enhance the health and well-being of those it serves.

 

How To Apply

Guthrie is an equal opportunity employer. To apply for a position at Guthrie please visit www.guthrie.org/careers

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Oct 1, 2020

119071-1A

United States

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