Perioperative Nurse - Operating Room Nurse - (OR RN)

  1. Saint Paul,MN
  2. Sep 06, 2017
  3. Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
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13033482 Job Description & Requirements
Perioperative Nurse - Operating Room Nurse - (OR RN)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 10 D/E, 8 D/E Pay Rate: $49.10 - 49.10

United Hospital, the largest hospital in the Twin Cities east metro area, provides a full range of health care and is recognized nationally and locally for its expertise and care. United Hospital serves more than 200,000 patients and their families each year.

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
18 months experience
Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certification
Strong general, circulate, and scrub experience
MUST have strong Neuro


Preferred Qualifications
MN license
travel experience
2 years experience


About the Facility
Ranked as one of the nation's best hospitals by US News and Report, this facility offers residents of Saint Paul and the Twin Cities high quality medical care in a broad range of primary and specialty care services. The 398-bed hospital was ranked as high-performing in 9 adult specialties and is CARF accredited. In addition to its main facility, it maintains several sister and affiliate hospitals and clinics, including an eye institute and dedicated regional medical center. With these facilities the hospital is able to treat an impressive amount of patients each year, seeing over 24,000 medical and surgical patients in 2012.

Facility Location
The second most populous city in Minnesota, Saint Paul sits aside the majestic Mississippi River. Sports fans will be in heaven in Saint Paul, with access to Minnesota Twins and Vikings games. The city is packed with recreational options, such as parks and zoos, boutiques, galleries and eateries. The Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum is a must-see. Housed in a building designed by Frank Gehry, the museum's collection is extensive and sharply curated. Foodies will find themselves right at home, with a bevy of artisanal and local products available at farmers markets and grocers. Beer fans will delight in local craft brewing options, such as world-class breweries like Summit and Surly.

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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