Akron Children's Hospital Careers

Staff Nurse-Operating Room

Akron, Ohio

Job Description

Shift Information: Evening Job

This is an exciting opportunity to join our Operating Room staff with full surgical RN duties (circulating and scrubbing).



M        1445-2315

W        0830-1730

TH/F   1045-2315

*Position has on-call hours as well; must live or stay within 30 minutes of campus when on-call, or stay on site. 


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.

Previous surgical experience highly preferred; RN experience required. 


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.


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