Perioperative Nurse - Operating Room Nurse - (OR RN)

  1. Washington,DC
  2. Sep 06, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
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13032318 Job Description & Requirements
Perioperative Nurse - Operating Room Nurse - (OR RN)
StartDate: 10/16/2017Available Shifts: 12 D/E Pay Rate: $43.00 - 43.00

This hospital center is the largest private hospital in Washington, D.C. This not-for-profit Hospital Center is licensed for 926 beds and offers health services in primary, secondary and tertiary care to adult and neonatal patients. It also serves as a teaching hospital.
The Hospital Center occupies a 47-acre (19 ha) campus in Northwest Washington that it shares with three other medical facilities.

The role of the perioperative nurse / operating room nurse (OR RN) is to provide care for patients before, during, and after surgery or surgical procedures. The OR nurse / OR RN also serves as patient educator, circulating nurse and/or scrub nurse, and potentially RN first assistant or operating room director with additional training. Circulating OR nurses work within the operating suite but outside of the sterile field; scrub OR nurses handle and prepare operating instruments and equipment within the sterile field. Perioperative nurses work in every type of healthcare facility, including hospitals, ambulatory or outpatient surgery centers, and physician offices.

Required Qualifications
2yrs experience in like unit
Start dates 10/30 and after

Preferred Qualifications
Previous travel

About the Facility
The MedStar Washington Hospital Center offers medical care to residents of the Greater Washington D.C. and Maryland areas. MedStar's facilities are the perennial recipients of national awards, including most recently being named in US News and Report's Best Hospitals of 2012-2013 list and ranked in Imaging Economics' Best Radiology Facilities in the Country. The Joint Commission accredited medical center boasts a full range of primary and specialty care services.

Facility Location
With its impressive memorials, museums, sprawling parks and cherry blossom-lined avenues, Washington, D.C. and its surrounding areas, is always a popular destination for traveling health care professionals. Aside from this region’s renowned medical facilities and career-enhancing opportunities, visitors enjoy indulging in the many cultural attractions and festivities that the nation’s capital has to offer.



Job Benefits
NurseChoice isn't your ordinary travel nurse recruitment agency. An AMN Healthcare company, NurseChoice is the national leader in connecting registered nurses with quick-start, short-term travel assignments (typically four to eight weeks in duration), including EMR and critical staffing assignments, while also offering some of the travel nursing industry's best benefits and highest pay rates. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.


About the Company
NurseChoice isn't your ordinary travel nurse recruitment agency. An AMN Healthcare company, NurseChoice is the national leader in connecting registered nurses with quick-start, short-term travel assignments (typically four to eight weeks in duration), including EMR and critical staffing assignments, while also offering some of the travel nursing industry's best benefits and highest pay rates. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.  We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.


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