HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) / Operating Room (OR) / Per Diem in Portsmouth, New Hampshire

Portsmouth Regional Hospital is a 209-bed acute care hospital located in Portsmouth, NH, and is part of HCA, the nation’s largest provider of healthcare services. Portsmouth Regional Hospital serves the seacoast region’s residents in New Hampshire, Maine and Massachusetts and is also one of the area’s largest employers. Portsmouth Regional Hospital is the only Level II Trauma Center on the Seacoast and one of only three in New Hampshire to earn this important distinction. We are looking for highly motivated and passionate leaders who strive to make a positive impact on the health of their community to join the Portsmouth Regional Family.

Registered Nurse (RN) / Operating Room (OR)

SPECIFIC ELEMENTS & ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

Performs a thorough assessment in accordance with unit standards and or patient condition, and based on this assessment, plans and implements care appropriately.

  • Provides monitoring/assessment of the patient receiving conscious sedation in accordance with policy.

  • Performs circulating duties according to procedure, demonstrating skill and efficiency, displaying the surgical consciousness required within this highly specialized environment.

  • Performs scrub duties according to surgical protocol.

  • Demonstrates ability to properly utilize all equipment for specific procedures or seeks appropriate resource.

  • Assumes responsibility for knowledge of surgical procedures and associated nursing care. Seeks appropriate resource when necessary.

  • Provides communication/visits peri-operatively to the patient’s family and or significant other.

  • Demonstrates self-direction above and beyond daily assignments and actively offers assistance to colleagues both within the main OR’s, cardiac OR’s and various other surgical services units.

  • Demonstrates ability to accurately and thoroughly complete peri-operative nursing record documentation, i.e. surgical site confirmation, patient identification verification.

  • Demonstrates colleagially behavior of respect and consideration with regard to work environment, i.e. restocking rooms, returning equipment/supplies for other surgical procedures, cleaning work areas/station and or communicate as appropriate

Experience:

  • 1-3 years of OR experience Licensure and Certifications:

  • New Hampshire RN State License or Valid Compact State License

  • BLS

  • ACLS Education

  • ASN

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Registered Nurse (RN) / Operating Room (OR) / Per Diem

Location: New Hampshire-Portsmouth-Portsmouth Regional Hospital - Portsmouth

Requisition ID: 00147-7831