Sentara Heart Hospital in Norfolk, Virginia is hiring a Registered Nurse for the Cardiac OR Team!
This position is full time rotating shift. RN will work four ten-hour days. There will be an on call requirement and a once a month weekend call required. Candidate must live within 30 minutes of the hospital for call purposes
We are made up of five operating rooms with one being a hybrid OR. We handle
8+ OR cases daily.
Nurses work with a multi-disciplinary team of Cardio-thoracic Surgeons, OR attendant, Surgical Techs, Surgical Assistants, Perfusionists, Anesthesiologists, Cardiovascular Technologists, and Physician Assistants.
The cardiovascular operating room nurse works as part of the surgical services and operating room teams that treat open-heart (cardiovascular) patients.
- Prepares OR Room, ensures equipment and medications are available for the operating room team
- Reviews patient’s chart
- Assesses patient upon admission and through procedure
- Prep and positions patient in OR
- Administers medication, monitor vital signs during procedure
- Documents information
- Provides a call report to the ICU floor nurse after the surgical procedure
- Prepares OR for the next case
Position requires OR nursing experience. OR Cardiac nursing experience is ideal. Experienced ICU Nurse will be considered.
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Join our team, where we are committed to quality healthcare, improving health every day, and provide the opportunity for training, development, growth!
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