Travel Perioperative Nurse - Operating Room Nurse - (OR RN)
- Federal Way,WA
- Nov 28, 2017
- Healthcare : Registered Nurse (RN)
14618212 Job Description & Requirements
Perioperative Nurse - Operating Room Nurse - (OR RN)
StartDate: 11/10/2017Available Shifts: 12 E Pay Rate: $29.00 - 31.00
St. Francis Hospital serves our neighbors in Federal Way, Auburn, Des Moines, Fife, Highline, Kent, Milton, Puyallup and northeast Tacoma. Nationally recognized for excellence, this 134-bed community hospital is backed by the resources of Franciscan Health System's specialized services, enabling patients to stay close to home and still receive outstanding care. On-site specialties include 24/7 emergency services, a family birth center, diagnostic imaging and much more.
St. Francis is consistently named among the Top 100 Hospitals nationwide, and is recognized as a Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence for our Franciscan Center for Weight Management.
Awards and Recognition:
" Accredited Heart Failure Center
" Designated as a Center of Excellence by the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program for Bariatric Surgery
" Accredited by The American College of Radiology for the St. Francis Radiation Oncology Center
" The Franciscan Breast Center at St. Francis is:
o Accredited for mammography services by the American College of Radiology
o Designated as a Certified Quality Breast Center by the National Consortium of Breast
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.
Years of Experience: 2. WA lic
Spine and Robotics experience
" Scrub experience preferred
Epic experience strongly preferred
About the Facility
A member of the esteemed Franciscan Health System, this facility serves the Federal Way and Tacoma areas of Washington. The hospital opened its doors in 1987 and has expanded notably since, today boasting a 24-hour ER and a bariatric surgery Center of Excellence. The 134-bed facility has been ranked in the Top 100 hospitals in the country several times since its inception and is backed by the notable resources of Franciscan Health System's specialized services.
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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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