On-call Registered Nurse
For more than 100 years, Southern New Hampshire Medical Center has honored our mission: to improve, maintain, and preserve the overall health and well-being of individuals living in the greater Nashua area by providing information, education, and access to exceptional health and medical care services. We have literally been at the heart of better health for Greater Nashua. Our main downtown campus, a familiar landmark for generations, has grown along with the Gate City. Today, The Medical Center and our affiliated doctors and services extend across much of southern New Hampshire. Along with our growth has been the opportunity for many to build and enhance their careers within our organization. We encourage the professional and personal development of our employees and are proud of the workplace culture we have developed.
Summary: The On-call Operating Room Registered Nurse (OR RN) is readily accessible to respond to surgical emergencies outside of the normal surgical schedule hours. The nursing care is delivered utilizing a patient-centered approach and incorporating the Professional Practice Model. He/she provides patient-centered care through teamwork and collaboration to achieve quality patient outcomes. Integrates best practices and current evidence-based practices for delivery of optimal health care.
Able to arrive within 30 minutes.
Available for up to 128 hours of on-call bi-weekly
Current NH licensure as a Registered Nurse
Baccalaureate in nursing and/or Board certification strongly preferred
Completion of BSN or higher nursing degree by 2020
Recent nursing experience preferred
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to achieve the following competencies: o
Basic Life Support
Scrubbing and Circulating Specialties
- § ENT/Plastics/Eyes
- § General/Vascular
- § Orthopedics/Neurological
- § Gynecological/Genitourinary
Set-up, Maintenance, and Troubleshooting OR Equipment
- § Microscope (surgical)
- § Surgical light systems
- § Electrosurgical Units
- § Lasers, Orthopedic Systems
- § Specialty Surgery Tables
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.