Community Health Systems RN-Surgical Services-Circulator-PRN in Vicksburg, Mississippi

Description

The circulating RN monitors the procedures as they occur in the operating rooms. During operations and other surgical procedures, the circulator assists by acting as an intermediary between the operating room staff and the rest of the hospital. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: ensuring that the surgical room is sterile and safe for the patient, working side by side with scrub nurses to assist in maintenance of the sterile field, preparation of the patient and operation room for assigned procedure, assessing the patient's condition before, during and post-surgery, assisting providers in development of the plan of care and updates as needed throughout the procedure.

Graduate of a nursing program. Bachelor's Degree is preferred. Prior OR or circulator experience is preferred. Licensure as a registered nurse in the state of Mississippi. BLS, ACLS and PALS certifications are required. Nationally recognized certification in area of expertise is preferred.

Qualifications

Behaviors

Preferred

Functional Expert: Considered a thought leader on a subject

Team Player: Works well as a member of a group

Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well

Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity

Education

Required

Associates or better in Nursing

Licenses & Certifications

Required

L-MS-RN License

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.