Georgia Employer REGISTERED NURSE RN OR/SURGERY in Cartersville, Georgia

Job Code: 08625-6553 Part-time No Weekends Part-time position for three (3) eight (8) hour shifts per week. Must smile and make eye contact. The Operating Room Registered Nurse delivers perioperative care to the surgical patient, across the lifespan, using the nursing process of assessment, planning, intervention, implementation, and evaluation. The perioperative nurse is responsible for promoting the health, welfare, and safety of the patient while implementing and maintaining standards of perioperative nursing practice as well as meeting the established policies/standards of practice for this facility. Maintains cost-effectiveness and uses analytical, decision-making skills. Participates in Performance Improvement activities to assure continuous Quality Improvement. Maintains cultural and diversity awareness when dealing with patients, visitors, co-workers and all other customers. Promotes a supportive, teamwork-oriented environment. Fulfills departmental responsibilities with the long-range plan, mission, vision and values of CMC. Promotes and maintains patient safety standards. Cartersville Medical Center is a 119-bed acute care community hospital and regional cancer center (The Hope Center) located in Cartersville in beautiful Northwest Georgia, just 40 miles north of Atlanta and 60 miles south of Chattanooga, TN. Cartersville Medical Center has received an A grade from Leapfrog Hospital Safety. Cartersville Medical Center has also received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association s Get With The Guidelines -Stroke Gold Plus Achievement Award with Target: StrokeSM Honor Roll Elite Plus. The award recognizes the hospital s commitment to providing quality evidence-based stroke treatment, according to nationally recognized, research guidelines based on the latest scientific evidence. Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing with a current GA RN license. Basic Healthcare Provider (BLS) Certification required within 90 days of hire or promotion. Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) required to administer conscious sedation. Previous OR experience preferred or completion of a perioperative course. Must be within 30 minutes of facility when on call. Last Edited: 07/26/2017Employer's Job# 08625-6553Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.