Join Aspirus, recently recognized as one of the top 15 Top Health Systems in the United States by IBM Watson in their annual study identifying the top-performing health systems in the country based on overall organizational performance.
We are looking for an Operating Room Registered Nurse to work in our Surgery Department. The position will provide direct patient care and other nursing services to patients and their families/significant others before, during and after surgery.
LOCATION: Antigo, Wisconsin
Aspirus is a nationally recognized health system based in Wausau which is located in the center of Wisconsin. Our system and service area extends from beautiful central and northern Wisconsin into the majestic lake shore regions of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. We have 8 hospitals and over 55 primary care/specialty clinics.
SKILLS & REQUIREMENTS
Our ideal candidate will possess the following skills:
The Registered Nurse is a professional who assumes the responsibility and accountability for the provision of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of nursing care provided that incorporates evidence based practice. A key aspect of the work of Nursing is to continually improve the quality of nursing care by collecting and analyzing data.
Candidates should possess one or more of the following:
Knowledge of patient care standards and practices normally acquired through completion of a nursing program.
Possesses an active Wisconsin RN nursing license.
Prior Operating Room nursing experience is desirable. One year nursing experience preferred.
Current CPR certification or obtained within 90 days of hire. Current ACLS certification or obtained within 6 months of hire. CNOR (Certified Nursing of the Operating Room) is desirable. .