Ascension Health Registered Nurse (RN) Operating Room in Birmingham, Alabama

Job ID: 268278

Registered Nurse (RN) Operating Room

Birmingham, Alabama

Regular

Additional Job Information

Title: RN-Operating Room

City, State: Birmingham,AL

Location: St Vincent's East

Department: Surgery

Additional Job Details: Full-Time,7 on/7 off, 59.5 hours,Bi-Weekly

About Us

St. Vincent’s Health System, part of Ascension, is made up of St. Vincent’s Birmingham, St. Vincent’s Blount, St. Vincent’s East, St. Vincent’s St. Clair, St. Vincent's One Nineteen Health and Wellness, and the St. Vincent’s Ambulatory Healthcare Network, which includes a wide range of services, from family care to home health. Together, we provide a special brand of personalized, compassionate care that balances high touch with high tech, meeting the needs of people in more than 40 communities.

St. Vincent’s East Hospital Campus – Trussville, AL

St. Vincent’s East is licensed for 362 beds and is located just 20 minutes from downtown. It sits between Irondale and Trussville, AL. It is a general medical and surgical facilitythat offers a variety of programs and services to fit individual, corporate, and community needs. It is the second largest Ascension hospital in the Birmingham area. It is situated on a hill overlooking the beautiful community of Trussville, AL. This hospital has a suburb feel which appeals to those outlying communities that prefer not to have to drive downtown.

St. Vincent’s East provides all the service lines that our downtown hospital provides except for Birth Suites and NICU which is exclusive to our downtown location. It is the home for our only Behavioral Health service line and offers a level III Emergency Department.

  • Great location with suburb feel patients not wanting to drive downtown.

  • Part of the largest faith based, not for profit hospitals in Alabama.

  • Behavioral Health Facility on the East campus.

  • Free and easy parking for hospital and physical appointments.

  • Offers all the major service lines except Birth Suites/NICU.

  • Easy access from many rural communities.

  • Hospital has a longstanding presents in the community.

  • Excellent staff that provides care for those in their community.

Trussville

Trussville, “The Gateway to Happy Living” where a lot of younger families are moving to. Home buyers in this suburb will find a range of homes, from large single family houses on suburban streets, to homes on private wooded lots. Trussville’s bustling Main Street is full of dining and shopping for residents to enjoy. Grab a bite to eat at Cafe on Main or Golden Rule Barbecue, or shop local at specialty stores like Cahaba Cycles and the Trussville Antique Mall. Trussville residents are just about a 20-minute drive away from the shopping, dining, and nightlife in downtown Birmingham but get to enjoy safe suburban streets and a close-knit community at home. In 2005, Trussville was named the 56th Most Livable City in the USA by CNN Money. The banner of the article read – Some towns have it all. Great schools, a thriving job market, safe streets, plenty to do. The best offer one thing more: A reason to go home again. A tour of Trussville and all its neighborhoods, schools, businesses, and shopping centers, gives an immediate understanding of the high quality of life Trussville creates for is citizens. It has lovingly been called “Mayberry” for its community feeling of knowing your neighbors and people sharing the same goal for their hometown. Trussville is known for its churches, schools and now has over 75 restaurants to suit your taste.

Job Description

As our OR nurse ,youare a valuable member of the operating room teamthat will assess, diagnose, plan, intervene, and evaluate patients. You are responsible for maintaining a sterile environment in the operating room, monitoring the patient during surgery, and coordinating care throughout the processin accordance with medically prescribed therapy, hospital policy and regulatory requirements.

  • Manages all the necessary care inside the surgery room

  • Assisting the team in maintaining and creating a comfortable, safe environment for the patient

  • Observing the team from a wide perspective

About the Surgical Service Line: Be part of St. Vincent’s Birmingham’s highly recognized OR team that works in one of the top five hospitals in the world for the number of overall robotic prostatectomies performed. This team has performed on more than 895,000 patients worldwide utilizing the da Vinci ’s procedure.

Be part of a pioneering team at St. Vincent's Birmingham, which was one of the first community hospitals to have the da Vinci® Surgical System robot! Come make history with us!

Why Join the St. Vincent’s Family?

St. Vincent’s offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package. Our associates consistently give high ratings to their workplace engagement and leadership’s support for their well-being.

Other Benefits

Strength in our People: At St. Vincent’s, part of Ascension, we believe our people are our strength and we invest in them. In addition to the chance to have a positive impact on the people and communities we serve, associates benefit from significant professional opportunities, career advancement, training and competitive wages. We also support work-life balance and spirituality in the workplace .

Qualifications

Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider specializing in Basic Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Alabama Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Preferred Credential(s):

Education:

  • Graduate of a Registered Nursing program required

  • Will consider RN with other nursing experience

  • 1 year OR experience preferred

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity employer, St. Vincent's and all its ministries comply with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at St. Vincent's and all its ministries based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age or any other characteristic protected by law.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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