Travel Perioperative Nurse - Operating Room Nurse - (OR RN)
- Sep 08, 2017
- Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
13090369 Job Description & Requirements
Perioperative Nurse - Operating Room Nurse - (OR RN)
StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 8 D
This Operating Room (OR) unit boasts the latest in cutting-edge technology in addition to a compassionate, efficient patient care model. This unit takes pride in providing all patients with comfortable, comprehensive experiences. If you are ready to join a caring staff within beautiful surroundings, and are experienced and passionate, this is the role for you!
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.
TX license in hand
BLS, Must have AHA Healthcare Provider CPR
3 years experience
About the Facility
Winner of multiple awards (including ANCC's Pathway to Excellence and Gallup's Great Workplace), this medical facility ranks very highly for productive workforces and patient satisfaction, and serves 22 counties in Texas and the lower Midwest with 504 licensed beds, a women's center, rehabilitation hospital, cancer center, and more.
A college town with a committed sense of community history, Abilene boasts beautiful, historical architecture and a vibrant, youthful population. Culture seekers and fans of the performing arts can check out plays, concerts and installations at the city's many venues, which include Paramount Theatre and The Grace Museum. Fans of the outdoors can check out the recreational options in the city's 29 beautiful parks. Abilene draws tourists by the thousands each year with its many festivals and events, including the West Texas Rodeo & Fair.
Onward Healthcare's travel nursing assignments typically last 13 weeks, and include:
- Competitive pay rates and comprehensive benefits
- Medical plans with dental and vision
- Complimentary, high-quality private housing
- 401(k) and flex spending options
- Life insurance
- Accident and short-term disability coverage
- Free continuing education (CE) courses
- Travel allowances
- Guaranteed pay program
- Tuition discount program
- Referral bonuses
About the Company
Onward Healthcare, an AMN Healthcare company, is a travel nursing company dedicated to moving our nurses careers "onward and upward." Our team of expert recruiters connect clinicians with exclusive travel nursing opportunities at the nation's top hospitals and healthcare facilities. Onward's nursing assignments are part of a larger, comprehensive RN career development and consultation service. Onward/AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.
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