WellStar Health Systems Registered Nurse (RN) - Operating Room in East Point, Georgia

Overview

At WellStar we all share common goals. That’s what makes us so successful – and such an integral part of our communities. We want the same things, for our organization, for our patients, and for our colleagues. As the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in Georgia, this means we pride ourselves on investing in the communities that we serve. We continue to provide innovative care models, focused on improving quality and access to healthcare.

Responsibilities

WellStar Atlanta Medical Center South is looking for a Registered Nurse (RN) to join their Operating Room Department. This position is PRN.

Functions under the direction of the Department Director and Coordinator. The Registered Nurse is responsible for implementing the nursing process based on expanded knowledge and experience. The nurse is responsible for providing patient care that is age appropriate, and addresses the biological, emotional, developmental, psychosocial and educational needs of the patient and family/support system. In addition to patient care delivery, the nurse supports staff development, customer service, and continuous quality improvement programs. The nurse is self-directed in coordinating patient care activities and self-development activities. Charge nurse responsibilities may be required.

Qualifications

Required Minimum Education :

Graduate of an accredited/approved School of Nursing. BSN preferred. National certification in the area of specialty preferred.

Required Minimum Licensure/Certification:

Current/active license as a registered nurse in the State of Georgia; Current BLS required.

Required Minimum Experience:

2 years of operating room experience preferred. Must have a minimum of two years, relative, recent, acute care clinical experience.

Required Minimum Skills:

Ability to read, write and speak English language, optimize the use of technology to support clinical care and holds basic computer skills; Strong interpersonal, collaborative skills along with customer service skills required; Ability to function in a fast paced environment and respond to emergencies in using a decisive, composed and respectful manner; Possess excellent time management skills; practices nursing using evidence and analytical skills along with possessing strong critical thinking skills.

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Join us for outstanding benefits and development opportunities. We also offer state-of-the-art technology, professional support and advancement, and colleagues that rank amongst the best in the country. The WellStar culture of caring has also been nationally recognized three years in a row by Fortune Magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For”. Step up to your potential. Find out more and apply today.

WellStar is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All applicants are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status or any status which is protected by local, state or federal law.

Department Operatng Room

Facility WellStar Atlanta Medical Center South

Category Nursing: Direct Care

City East Point

Shift Various

State Georgia