RN - FA
About Carson Tahoe Health
Carson Tahoe Health (CTH) is a not-for-profit healthcare system with 240 licensed acute care beds. Serving a population of over 250,000, CTH features two hospitals, two urgent cares, an emergent care center, outpatient services and a provider network with 19 regional locations. The system is headquartered on a beautiful master planned 80-acre medical campus nestled among the foothills of the Sierra Nevada in North Carson City. As the system's cornerstone, Carson Tahoe Regional Medical Center (CTRMC), voted 5th most beautiful hospital in the nation, was the first Baby-Friendly designated hospital in Nevada. Also included on the campus is Carson Tahoe Sierra Surgery, a 15-bed boutique surgery center, Carson Tahoe Cancer Center, an affiliate of Huntsman Cancer Institute, University of Utah, and the award-winning Carson Tahoe Cancer Resource Center.
SUMMARY: Under the direct supervision of the designated coordinator, demonstrates proficiency in administering the fundamentals of the nursing process, contributes to the nursing assessment, nursing diagnosis, planning, implementation and evaluation.
Develops and participates in the care plan of the patient.
Collaborates with surgeon and other health care professionals for an optimal surgical outcome. Assists surgeon with positioning and functions as first assistant intra operatively. Population served by this position is all age groups.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
- 1. Graduate from accredited school of nursing. Registered Nurse licensure in the State of Nevada or current interim permit. 2. Current ACLS and BLS certification. 3. Has successfully passed the hospital medication test at time of hire. 4. Comfortable working with computers. 5. Successful completion of didactic from a structured course in first assisting. 6. Certification in Perioperative Nursing (CNOR). 7. Five (5) years perioperative experience as both a scrub and circulating nurse. 8. Has knowledge of surgical anatomy, physiology and techniques related to operative procedures.
Top Reasons to Live in Carson City/ Reno/ Lake Tahoe Nevada
Live, work and play in one of the most beautiful regions in the world
Amazing array of outdoor activities including world class skiing, golf, camping, mountain biking, hiking, water skiing, kayaking, hunting and fishing
Next door to Beautiful Lake Tahoe
Minutes from Reno known as the 'biggest little city in the world' – Fine dining, nightlife, shopping and home to the University of Nevada Reno.
Family friendly atmosphere with affordable housing & excellent school system
Carson Tahoe Benefits
No State Income Tax
Medical, Dental, Vision, Telehealth, Paid Time Off
- 100% Vested 401K & Roth with Company Contribution
On Site Education & Certification Programs