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RN---Operating-Room

SSM Health


Location:
Bridgeton, MO 63044
Date:
12/27/2022
2022-12-272023-02-25
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Job Details

**It's more than a career, it's a calling**

MO-SSM Health DePaul Hospital - St. Louis

**Worker Type:**

Regular

**Job Highlights:**

$15,000 Sign on Bonus Eligible

Welcome to SSM Health DePaul Hospital. We pride ourselves in providing a strong foundation in nursing. We embrace continuous growth and opportunity through frequent goal setting and educational experiences. We are a place where new nurses and seasoned nurses can develop their skills and grow together.

We want you to be a part of our exceptional Operating Room team!

+ Work with a compassionate, engaged, and motivated team, we also have a supportive leadership and surgeon team.
+ Learn to scrub and circulate on all surgeries in our 18 procedural rooms.
+ Leadership is committed to growth of staff with a variety of opportunities to grow within Surgical Services

**Job Summary:**

Delivers professional nursing care in the operative setting to patients undergoing surgical or other invasive procedures.

**Job Responsibilities and Requirements:**

PRIMARY 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.
+ Applies the existing body of evidence-based practice and scientific knowledge in health care to nursing practice, ensuring that nursing care is delivered based on patients age-specific needs and clinical needs as described in the department's Scope of Service.
+ As an SSM Health nurse, I will demonstrate the professional nursing standards defined in the professional practice model. Uses the ANA Code of Ethics for Nurses to guide his/her response to the current and evolving health and nursing needs of our patients and our patient populations.
+ Works in a constant state of alertness and safe manner.
+ Performs other duties as assigned.

EDUCATION

+ Graduate of accredited school of nursing

EXPERIENCE

+ No experience required

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

+ Constant use of speech to share information through oral communication.
+ Constant standing and walking.
+ Frequent lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 0-25 lbs.
+ Frequent sitting, reaching and keyboard use/data entry.
+ Frequent use of vision and depth perception for distances near (20 inches or less) and far (20 feet or more) and to identify and distinguish colors.
+ Frequent use of smell to detect/recognize odors.
+ Frequent use of hearing to receive oral communication, distinguish body sounds and/or hear alarms, malfunctioning machinery, etc.
+ Occasional lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 25-50 lbs.
+ Occasional lifting/moving of patients.
+ Occasional bending, stooping, kneeling, squatting, twisting, gripping and repetitive foot/leg and hand/arm movements.
+ Occasional driving.
+ Rare crawling and running.

**Licenses / Certifications:**

Basic Life Support HealthCare Provider (BLS HCP) - American Heart Association (AHA), FUTURE - Basic Life Support Healthcare Provider (BLS HCP) within 90 days - American Heart Association (AHA), Registered Nurse (RN) - State of Work Location or Compact Multi-State License

**Work Shift:**

Day Shift (United States of America)

**Job Type:**

Employee

**Department:**

4403000128 Surgery

**Scheduled Weekly Hours:**

40

SSM Health complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability or sex.

Learn more here (http://https://resources.ssmhealth.com/nondiscriminationclause/non-discrimination-statement.pdf)
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