Perioperative Nursing RN- Pediatric OR/ Cath Lab- Full-time

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University Hospitals
Cleveland, OH
Jul 23, 2021
Jul 28, 2021
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Do you have the unique "calling" to become a Pediatric OR Nurse as well as cross-trained to work in the Pediatric Cath Lab?

The Perioperative Nursing Program may be the right choice for you!

This 10-12 week full-time paid program beginning August 2nd, 2021, is designed to teach RNs the scrub and circulating role in the Operating Room with the expectation of a long-standing career in an OR setting. The Perioperative Program provides classroom lecture, skill development during mock surgeries and precepted clinical experiences that are integrated to facilitate your success. Following successful program completion, orientation and training continues as you gain knowledge and skills in other clinical OR specialties. This is a full time regularly-statused RN position.


* Two (2) years RN experience in heart-related critical care nursing highly preferred.

* Ability to flex between the cardiac-thoracic operating room and cardiac catheterization lab as needed during the week.

* Must possess leadership capabilities with good communication skills.

* Thorough knowledge of nursing process and practice. Uses a wide variety of technical equipment to meet patient needs and prescribed medical therapies including, but not limited to; stethoscopes, thermometers, electronic monitoring devices, Lifepak defibrillator with pacing, electrosurgical generator, and point of care testing (Gem 5000, Avoximeter, Hemochron).

Education Requirements:

* Diploma or Associate's Degree in Nursing from accredited program required.

* Bachelor's Degree in Nursing highly preferred.

* Registered nurse with current license to practice in the state of Ohio

*CPR, BLS, ACLS, PALS certified in 90 days.