Ascension Health Registered Nurse (RN) - Operating Room - Endoscopy in Indianapolis, Indiana

Job ID: 272832

Registered Nurse (RN) - Operating Room - Endoscopy

Indianapolis, Indiana

Regular/Day

Additional Job Information

Title: Registered Nurse (RN) - Operating Room

City, State: Indianapolis, IN

Location: Indianapolis-2001 West 86th St

Department: Endoscopy GI 001

Additional Job Details: Full-Time Days, 38 hour Weekly, 4 days per week- Monday - Friday. 7A-5P. Some call required.

About Us

St. Vincent, part of Ascension, is a nonprofit, faith-based health system that is guided by our mission to provide compassionate, personalized care, especially for those who are vulnerable. St. Vincent is one of Indiana’s largest employers with 22 ministries serving 57 counties in central and southern Indiana. Our 134-year-old health system includes a wide range of services including cardiovascular care, women’s and children’s health, neurosciences, cancer care, orthopedics, bariatrics, primary care, emergency medicine, imaging, general surgery and long-term acute care.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Registered Nurse delivers professional nursing care in the operative setting to patients undergoing surgical or other invasive procedures.

Responsibilities:

  • Performs scrub functions including the selection and handling of instruments and supplies used during procedure.

  • Performs circulating functions including monitoring, recording and communicating patient condition and managing overall nursing care of patient before, during and after procedure.

  • Directly assists operating physician with surgical tasks including hemostasis, suturing and wound exposure as well as patient positioning.

  • Prepares operating rooms and surgical instruments and equipment for use.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • ACLS Certification required within 90 days.

  • One or more of the following:

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

  • Registered Nurse credentialed from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required.

  • Bachelor's degree in nursing preferred.

Work Experience:

  • 1 Year Preferred Technical Experience.

  • 1 Year or more Endoscopy Experience.

  • Experience caring for sedated patients (intraprocedure and post procedure), and experience administering sedative medications.

  • Comfortable with computer based Electronic Medical records (EMR)

How To Apply

Service of the Poor. Reverence. Integrity. Wisdom. Creativity. Dedication.

These are the Core Values we uphold at St.Vincent.

If they describe you, you may be a good candidate to join our nationally-recognized team at one of our many Indiana ministries.

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