St. John's Riverside Hospital

  • Registered Nurse - Operating Room Training Program

    Job ID
    2018-3006
    Facility Name
    Andrus
    Category
    Nursing
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Hours Per Week
    37.5
    Shift
    Day
    Work Shift
    Day shifts with varied work schedule including weekends and holidays
    Posted Salary
    $39.303 per hour to $55.303 per hour, based on experience
  • Overview

    St. John's Riverside Hospital is a leader in providing the highest quality, compassionate health care utilizing the latest, state-of-the-art medical technology. Serving the Westchester community from Yonkers to the river town communities of Hastings-on-Hudson, Ardsley, Dobbs Ferry and Irvington, St. John's Riverside has been and continues to be a unique and comprehensive network of medical professionals dedicated to a tradition of service that spans generations.

     

    St. John’s has been an integral part of the community since the 1890's and its’ commitment to provide the community with the most advanced medical services available continues to be the hospitals’ vision, mission and value. St. John's Riverside Hospital built itself around an early foundation of nursing and community service. In 1894, the Cochran School of Nursing, the oldest hospital-based school of nursing in the metropolitan area, was founded, thus making the St. John's Nursing Staff more than just the backbone of the hospital, but the heart and soul. St. John’s dedicated nurses give superior attention to those who need it most with a strong emphasis on patient and family-focused nursing care.   

     

    St. John’s Riverside Hospital staff is committed to making life better for all patients. The hospital continues to elevate the services provided with the goal of increasing the quality of life for all who entrust St. John's Riverside Hospital to their care.

     

    Personalized care together with advanced technology is what it means to be Community Strong

    Responsibilities

     

    St. John's is pleased to announce an exciting new training program for licensed Registered Nurses to be trained to work in our Operating Rooms!

    RN's must possess a NYS license and willing to make a commitment to our training program

    Operating Room Registered Nurses are responsible  and  accountable  for  the  delivery  of patient  care utilizing the Nursing Process.  She/he implements the Nursing Service standards of care and practice, as appropriate to the ages of the patients served and the areas of clinical practice. Exhibits critical thinking in the assessment, planning, prioritizing, delivery and evaluation of patient care. Documents data collection  and identifies individualized   patient/significant   other learning needs and implements appropriate measures to meet needs. Demonstrates knowledge, respect and sensitivity of patient's rights.  Serves as a patient advocate.  Assures confidentiality of patient information.  Maintains effective communication with staff, physicians, patients and families, also within the unit and with other departments.  Utilizes opportunities for clinical learning and participates in continuing education activities to meet established requirements and for own professional development.  Inspect room to ensure room is ready for appropriate surgical procedure. Check patients chart prior to surgery to ensure proper consent, identification, and medical chart is present. Mark correct surgery site. Available to anesthesia during intubation. Ensure correct surgical instrument or any other foreign matter.  Responsible for calling time out before surgery.  Anticipates the needs of surgeon, anesthesiologist and scrub nurse.  Performs scrub nurse duties as assigned. Positions will work at both our Dobbs Ferry and Andrus Pavilion Operating Rooms.

    Qualifications

    Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing preferred. Currently licensed and registered to practice as a Registered Professional Nurse in New York. Willing to commit to our Operating Room training program.

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