Ascension Health Registered Nurse (RN) PACU in Birmingham, Alabama

Job ID: 275474

Registered Nurse (RN) PACU

Birmingham, Alabama

Regular/Day

Additional Job Information

Title: RN-Pre op, PACU

City, State: Birmingham,AL

Location: St Vincent's Birmingham

Department: STV OP SURGERY SVCS LLC

Additional Job Details: Full-Time,Day, 80 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.

Job Description

Job Summary:

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:

  • 1 year OR experience preferred, will consider RN with other nursing experience.

  • Graduate of a Registered Nursing program required.

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.

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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