WellStar Health Systems Registered Nurse, RN, PeriOp in smyrna, Georgia

Overview

At WellStar we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.

Responsibilities

The Vinings Health Park Surgery Center is currently seeking an RN Circulator for the Ambulatory Surgery Center.

Functioning under the direction of the Department Manager and Clinical Coordinator, the Operating

Room Nurse i is responsible for:

• Implementing the nursing process based on expanded knowledge and experience

• Providing patient care with an understanding and awareness of the patient's age specific, biological,

emotional, developmental, psychosocial and educational needs

• Delivering patient care in complex situations

• Act as a role model and team leader, coordinating activities and staff development within his/her

practice setting

• Demonstrates proficiency to circulate during procedures such as femoral artery bypass, atrial venous

fistula, atrial venous graphs, amputations with vascular interventions, carotid endarectomy, aortic

aneurysms endograph, renal bypass, carotid bypass, open aneurysms and major interventional

procedures and emergency procedures

Qualifications

Required Minimum Education : Graduate of an accredited/approved School of Nursing and holds a current license in the State of

Georgia. BSN preferred. National certification in the area of specialty. Current CPR/BLS required.

ACLS within one (1) year of hire required.

Required Minimum Licensure/Certification: Current/active license as a registered nurse in the State of Georgia; Current Americal Heart Association CPR/BLS required. AMA ACLS within one (1) year of hire required.

Required Minimum Experience: Two (2) years of operating room experience for similar patient population.

Required Minimum Skills : Ability to read, write and speak English language, optimize the use of technology to support clinical care

and holds basic computer skills; Strong interpersonal, collaborative skills along with customer service skills required; Ability to function in a fast paced environment and respond to emergencies in using a decisive, composed and respectful manner; Possess excellent time management skills; practices nursing using evidence and analytical skills along with possessing strong critical thinking skills.

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Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. The WellStar culture of caring has also been nationally recognized three years in a row by Fortune Magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For”. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today.

WellStar is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any status which is protected by local, state or federal law.

Department Registered Nurse, RN, PeriOp

Facility WellStar Cobb Hospital

Category Nursing: Direct Care

City Smyrna

Shift Days

State Georgia