Responsible and accountable for providing individualized care from pediatric to geriatric patients as assigned based on established standards of nursing practice. This requires data collecting, planning, implementing and evaluating the care of patients through clinical knowledge and skills. Responsible for meeting the established standards for managing all assigned personnel, supplies and equipment in the OR and Endoscopy and for promoting teamwork with physicians and personnel in other departments.
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Current RN licensure in the state of North Carolina or temporary North Carolina licensure or meet requirements to hold RN licensure in a compact state. Current American Heart Association (AHA) BLS Healthcare Provider status is required upon hire. AHA ACLS certification required within 6 months of hire.
At least one year of operating room experience preferred. Working knowledge of equipment used in the Operating Room (i.e., electrosurgical units, various light sources, scopes, sterilizers, surgical tables and lights) utilization maintenance and safety.
Must be willing to take "on-call" shifts.
Additional Salary Information: The salary that is offered to a candidate is based on recent and relevant experience.
The Outer Banks Hospital, located in Nags Head, North Carolina, is a full service critical access hospital offering a wide range of inpatient and outpatient services. The hospital opened in March 2002 and is one of the newest hospitals in eastern North Carolina. The hospital's 21 private rooms are designed to meet the needs of our coastal community, whose year-round population of approximately 35,...000 swells to about 250,000 in the summer season. The labor and delivery area consists of two labor/delivery/recovery/postpartum rooms, a five-bed nursery, a dedicated caesarean-section operating room and a triage room.