Registered Nurse- Surgery
Company: Lake District Hospital
Location: New York
Posted on: April 9, 2021
Description: Surgery Nurse is a member of the Surgery team.
Location: Lakeview - 700 South J Street Education: Current RN
License from the Oregon State Board of Nursing Shift: Day Duration:
Full Time Description Do you have a strong commitment to excellence
and teamwork? Are you willing to care for our community with
respect and compassion?
Do you strive to always do the right thing?
If yes, you might be the Surgery/Chemo-Bio RN--we need!
At Lake Health District, we are driven by our Mission
"To care for our community with respect and compassion through
excellence and teamwork."
Lake Health District consists of a 24-bed critical access hospital,
Lake Health Clinic, Alturas Health Clinic, Lakeview Gardens
(Skilled Nursing and Assisted Living Facilities), Home Health &
Hospice, Mental Health Centers, Public Health for Lake County, and
DME Company (medical supply). We strive for excellence in
everything we do. We strive to meet the changing Health Care needs
of Lakeview and the surrounding area. We support them by meeting
their professional needs in training, equipment, and services. We
emphasize good communication with all county citizens who support
us financially and through the use of our service. We care about
and support our employees through training and education; who in
turn are caring and committed to our patients and
Registered Nurse-Surgery, Full-time, 36-40 hrs/week, 8 hour shifts
but may vary to 10 hour shifts, Days, 0630-1500, Set schedule,
Required Call (up to 50% of Department call)
Non-Exempt, Union, Hourly
Benefited position after 500 hour introductory period in met.--
The Surgery Nurse is a member of the Surgery team. Provides nursing
care and education to the surgical patient throughout a continuum
from pre-op until post-anesthesia stabilization. Functions as the
Circulating Nurse during surgery and as the Recovery Room Nurse
during the post-anesthesia recovery phase. Assures surgical patient
care is delivered as reflected in AORN standards of Peri operative
Nursing Practice. Also provides care to Chemo-Bio therapy/Infusion
patients as assigned during scheduled shifts. May occasionally
assist in the Acute/Emergency Departments if work is reassigned by
the Chief Nursing Officer or the Surgery/Chemo-Bio therapy
Manager.--The Surgery Nurse is also a member of the Surgery and
Code/Trauma/Rapid Response call teams.--May be responsible for up
to 50% of the OR/ED call.--Expectation is response within 30
minutes from time called until arrival at hospital; however
response is expected ASAP and 30 minutes is the outside limit, 15
minutes or less is preferred.Education:--
Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing.--Bachelor of Science
in Nursing preferred.--
Current RN license from the Oregon State Board of Nursing. Current
CPR certification required. Must obtain/maintain ACLS, TNCC, NRP, &
PALS certifications. Expected to obtain in house OR certification
within one year of employment.--
One or more years of Clinical nursing experience. Surgery nursing
Responsible to understand and capable of implementing duties within
the scope of rules and regulations of the Oregon State Board of
Nursing and the Nurse Practice Act.
Must function calmly and effectively in emergent situations and
peak work times. Demonstrates positive and compassionate attitude
toward patients and their families.
Maintains confidentiality. Prioritizes patient care needs and unit
needs appropriately. Functions as a positive team member with other
hospital staff and physicians.
*For full job description, please contact Human Resources.--
We are looking for a candidate who works great as a team player
with all departments, staff, and future employees with positive
representation of Lake Health District.
As a Lake Health District employee, after your introductory period
is met; you will receive incredible Health Insurance. Medical
(90/10 split), dental, and vision coverage. Life insurance. Short
and long-term disability, paid time off (PTO), 7 paid holidays,
long term sick bank, pension with 6% contribution, 403b voluntary
pension, flexible spending accounts, employee discount for hospital
services, bereavement leave, retention bonus, education
opportunities, jury duty compensation, service awards, moving
assistance, air ambulance membership, AFLAC, tuition assistance,
EAP, free parking, and potential recruitment sign on funds.
To apply, please fill out an application, attach a cover letter,
and resume. Include gaps in employment and reasons for
Criminal background check and pre-employment drug screen required
upon conditional job offer.
Lake Health District is located in Lakeview, Oregon. Lakeview is a
friendly county seat located in SE Oregon on the California border.
With clean country living 90 miles from Klamath Falls, 3 hours from
Bend or Medford, 4 hours from Reno, and 6 hours from San Francisco
or Portland. Mile-High rural location where recreation abounds,
quality schools, and lots of sun. Golf, hunting, fishing, camping,
hiking, biking, fly-way for birds, and hang-gliding capital of the
world. Check-out Lake County Oregon Chamber of Commerce at
https://www.allaboutlakecounty.com/ for more information.
Lake Health District is an equal opportunity employer and, as such,
considers individuals for employment according to their abilities
and performance. Employment decision are made without regard to
race, age, religion, color, sex, national origin, physical or
mental disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation,
genetic information or any other classification protected by law.
All employment requirements mandated by local, state, and federal
regulations will be observed.
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