OR Cardiovascular Nurse
Location:
Anchorage , Alaska
Posted:
October 17, 2017
Reference:
01406-5319
Alaska Regional Hospital consistently achieves top ratings and recognition for outstanding quality performance and excellent clinical outcomes. To achieve this level of high-quality, compassionate patient care, we depend on the collaborative efforts of our entire team, from physicians, to clinical specialists, and support staff. Anchorage is a thriving community offering plenty of opportunities to have fun. Alaska boasts some of the most incredible scenic beauty around the world and draws visitors year-round who come for a vacation and end up making Alaska home. Alaskans enjoy all the amenities of an urban lifestyle that includes performing arts, museums, cultural activities, shopping and fine dining only minutes from the great outdoors. You can enjoy golfing under the midnight sun, hiking, biking, fishing, skiing and other popular outdoor activities a short distance from home.

The Registered Nurse (RN) - Operating Room/OR oversees and directs the care of surgical patients. The Surgery RN is responsible for the care of patients in all-surgical specialties. The RN serves as primary nurse leading the collaboration of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care. Oversees and directs the care of assistive personnel, maintaining final accountability for the care given to assigned patients. When the need arises, the RN will perform other duties as assigned by supervisor.
Qualifications:
EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED:
  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing (required) (BSN preferred)

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION:
  • Alaska RN License in this state (required)
  • American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider - must obtain within 30 days from hire date.
  • ACLS - must obtain within 6 months from date of hire.
  • PALS - must obtain within 6 months from date of hire.

EXPERIENCE:
  • One-year experience in acute care (preferred).

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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