Description SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends) SCHEDULE: Full-time HCA Houston Healthcare West - Houston, TX Registered Nurse (RN) - Operating Room HCA Houston Healthcare West has been offering exceptional care to the West Houston community for 30 years. With more than 1,200 members on our care team and 400 of the region's most talented doctors, we are able to provide nationally-recognized quality care. Our hospital in Houston provides a wide range of services, several of which are nationally accredited or affiliated: Bariatric/Weight Loss Surgery Breast Center Cancer Treatment Cardiovascular Center Diabetes Management Ear, Nose and Throat Emergency Medicine Gastroenterology Neurosciences Orthopedics Rehabilitation Senior Care Sleep Disorder Center Women's Services Wound Healing HCA Houston Healthcare West is currently looking for a Registered Nurse (RN) - Operating Room . Responsibilities: Under the direct supervision of the OR Supervisor and general direction of the Surgical Services Manager, the OR RN plans for and circulates assigned surgical procedures, providing support to surgeons, anesthesia, and other members of the healthcare team. He/she is responsible for the provision of safe and effective care of the perioperative patient to include the immediate pre-operative period, during operative procedures, and immediately following surgery until handoff to the Post Anesthesia Care Unit. Qualifications Qualifications: Certifications: Current Texas licensure with State Board of Nurse Examiners Current BLS (Basic Life Support), ACLS and PALS certification required Candidates without ACLS and PALS are eligible for employment but must complete certification as noted below: Experienced nurses must complete ACLS and PALS within six (6) months from the date of hire. . Education: Graduate of an accredited School of Professional Nursing is required. BSN preferred Experience: At lease 2 years clinical experience in acute care OR setting.
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