Northfield Hospital & Clinics
ry focus in the Operating Room and PACU is addressing the needs of the surgical patient, families, and/or significant others preoperatively, intraoperatively and postoperatively. Utilization of critical thinking skills to apply nursing process knowledge to achieve optimal patient outcomes. This position provides direct nursing care to patients of all ages.
Current RN license with the Minnesota Board of Nursing
One-year perioperative nursing experience, i.e. scrubbing and circulating for a variety of procedures preferred
Knowledge of AORN recommended practices preferred
Knowledge of the function and use of patient monitoring equipment required
Knowledge of basic surgical technique and the instruments, sutures, and meds used in the OR preferred
Ability to interpret basic EKG required
Current BLS, ACLS and PALS OR PEARS certification, or willingness to obtain certifications within 6 months of start date (company paid)
Hours may vary between 6:30am-4:30pm, typically 8 hour shifts
Scheduled various days between Monday-Friday
Northfield Hospital & Clinics is an independent organization with over 800 employees. We are known for our positive work environment and quality patient care. We provide a full spectrum of services with our Hospital and Long Term Care Center in Northfield and primary and specialty clinics in Northfield, Lakeville, Farmington, Faribault and Lonsdale.
With us you’ll find competitive pay and benefits (when hired for 40 hours/pay period or more) including health and dental insurance, vision discount plan, life and disability insurance, PTO, tuition reimbursement, and a pension plan with a generous employer contribution.