Akron Children's Hospital Careers

Staff RN-Operating Room

Akron, Ohio
STAFF NURSE


Job Description

Position Description:

 

Full time scrub and circulate position with rotating weekends/holidays.  On call is required--must live/stay within 30 min of hospital while on call. 

 

Provides to individuals and groups, nursing care requiring specialized knowledge judgment and skill derived from the principles of biological physical, behavioral, social and nursing sciences.  Assesses, Plans, Implements, Evaluates and Directs nursing care for individual/group of patients, with a family centered care focus.

Qualifications Required:

 

Previous surgical experience highly preferred.

 

Graduate of an accredited school of nursing and currently licensed as a registered nurse in the state of Ohio. BSN required or must obtain BSN within 5 years from date of hire. Current Health Care Provider BLS training from the American Heart Association is required. PALS is required for all RNs assigned to acute care units. PALS, ACLS, TNCC and/or NRP is required for critical care areas, ED, Surgical Services, Sedation Services, Transitional Care/Epilepsy Monitoring Unit and Transport within one year of hire.