HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) - Operating Room - Full Time in Caldwell, Idaho

West Valley Medical Center

West Valley Medical Center (WVMC) is a full service hospital available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week servicing Canyon County, Idaho and surrounding communities. WVMC consistently achieves top ratings and recognition for outstanding quality performance and excellent clinical outcomes. Our expertly trained staff and board certified physicians are focused on treating everyone like family. Some of our key services include: cardiology, emergency care, ear/nose/throat, general surgery, spine, orthopedics, pediatrics, behavioral health, radiology/imaging, urology, maternity, women’s services. If you are looking for a small-town, friendly environment with a big-city commitment to high-quality patient care, this is the right hospital for you. You can apply your training and skills in a professional atmosphere where they will be valued. You will be part of a community hospital where your contributions are appreciated and your voice is heard – where work force diversity is encouraged and personal growth is supported.

Registered Nurse (RN) – Operating Room Dept

Under the direction of the Department Director, Manager and/or Clinical Nurse Supervisor, provides high quality, cost-effective nursing care, meeting the medical, psycho/social, spiritual, emotional and educational needs of OR patients. Primarily responsible for preparing patient for surgical procedures and endoscopy procedures, and assisting during surgery. Performs related assessments, planning, procedures/treatments, evaluations and updates of patient plan of care that assures and maintains high quality care for all assigned patients. Provides nursing care consistent with established nursing policies, protocols, and professional standards, and acts as a patient/family advocate to assure appropriate provision of patient care and to protect patients' rights.

Core Standards:

In addition to the above essential job functions, all employees must meet the hospital's core standards/skills in the areas of: 1) customer service -- a commitment to the hospital's mission, vision, goals and consistent with WAWV principles and the WE Care model; 2) Financial – commitment to the organization’s financial success; 3) Quality - demonstrating a commitment to high quality patient focused care, safety, and performance improvement; 4) Engagement - Demonstrating dependability, teamwork, initiative and good judgment; 5) Compliance - behaviors consistent with our mission, vision, values, Code of Conduct, and policies; 6) meeting mandatory education requirements

Licensure: Current Idaho RN license. Compact license accepted.

Education: Associate’s Degree in Nursing. BSN preferred.

Work Schedule: There is a Call schedule which varies.

Experience: 1-2 years general nursing experience in acute care setting preferred. Minimum six months experience in perioperative setting required.

Certification or Registration: Current BLS or obtain within 30 days of employment. Current ACLS or obtain within six months of employment. PALS preferred but not required.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities: Ability to manage multiple priorities, effective problem resolution skills, ability to communicate effectively with multiple levels in the organization including patients, families, physicians, supervisors, directors and other department representatives. Scrub skills recommended. Circulate to all specialties except cardiac and neuro.

Title: Registered Nurse (RN) - Operating Room - Full Time

Location: Idaho-Caldwell-West Valley Medical Center-Idaho

Requisition ID: 00092-3335