SHIFT: Mixed (rotating weekends)
*Sign On and Relo Bonus Available DOE*
The largest medical facility in the region, Eastern Idaho Regional Medical Center (EIRMC) is a modern, Joint Commission-accredited, 330-bed full-service hospital located in Idaho Falls. Idaho Falls offers a rich variety of outdoor activities with Grand Teton National Park, Yellowstone National Park, Jackson, WY and Sun Valley all within a short drive from our hospital.
Position Type: Full Time
NOTE: An assessment (that takes about 20 minutes to complete) will be automatically sent to you when you have applied for this position (unless you have completed it when applying for a previous similar type position). Please look for it in your email and complete immediately as to not impede the processing of your application.
Questions feel free to reach out to Tanya Covert, Recruiter [email protected]
or via text/telephone 208.709.2261 (mobile)
Nurse is a member of the operating room team, which most commonly include
surgeons, anesthesia care providers, and surgical techs.
*Prior to an operation the
RN helps prepare the operating room by setting up equipment, opening sterile
supplies and solutions and preparing medications.
*Possesses knowledge and
skills pertaining to sterile technique, and practices, to nursing principles,
and practices for best patient outcomes.
*Accepts, identifies using dual identification, verifies site, and
assesses each patient on arrival formulating a nursing diagnosis.
*Develops a plan to achieve patient goals as
applicable to age and patient needs.
*Evaluates and documents each patient’s response to interventions.
*Teaches patient, family and/or significant others
about preoperative cycle.
required knowledge of growth and developmental needs of patients for all ages and
*Recognize and respond to the behaviors of patients and families in each
age category and demonstrate the special skills required to care for patients and their families
from birth to death according to standards.
EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED:
- Graduate of an accredited school of nursing (required)
- BSN preferred
- CNOR Certified Nurse, Operating Room preferred
- Prior OR experience preferred
- Idaho RN or Compact State RN License (required)
- American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider (required)
- PALS - must obtain within 6 months from start date.
- One-year experience in acute care (preferred)