OR RN Residency Program - Sign on Bonus
Company: The Polyclinic
Posted on: May 14, 2022
Have you always wanted to be an operating room nurse but didn't
have the experience to get hired? The ambulatory surgery centers at
The Everett Clinic and First Hill Surgery Center are launching a
new operating room nurse residency program. This program is open to
any qualified registered nurse who is interested. Our Fall Cohort
is now accepting applications. The 12-week full-time program will
include a combination of online learning, skills labs, and clinical
practicum. Please view the job description below and if this
position is the next right step in your career, please complete our
application, OR RN Application Form and Letter of Intent Form, seen
below to begin your new journey.
OR RN Application Form
Letter of Intent Form
The Everett Clinic, part of Optum, is now offering qualified
candidates an opportunity to join our team as an Operating Room RN
in the ASC (Ambulatory Surgery Center) via our new OR RN Residency
Program. Shifts will range from 30 hours per week to 40 hours per
week, which is considered working full-time at one of our various
locations at either Kemp (Everett), Edmonds or Arlington. Our
company values innovative problem solvers, promotes personal and
professional growth and provides a supportive working environment
that affords all of its employees a healthy work/life balance.
* We are offering a $5000 Sign on Bonus for this position.*
(External candidates only)
The ASC RN functions as an integral member of the healthcare team
and is responsible for:
Under general supervision, the Staff Registered Nurse (RN), under
the immediate supervision of the ASC Director or Charge Nurse, is
responsible for the safety of the patient while in the OR
(Operating Room) and assists with the supervision of
nonprofessional personnel in the area. By assessment of the
individual patient and procedure, RN anticipates the needs of the
surgical team and provides such services while maintaining an
aseptic and safe environment.
The ASC RN is responsible for and not limited to:
* Assesses the health status of the patient in order to develop an
individualized plan of care by collecting, categorizing and
interpreting data (physical and psychosocial) from documented
information, observation, patient/family interview and other health
care team members.
* Develops a nursing care plan based on the assessment of the
patient that included nursing diagnosis, patient goals and nursing
interventions necessary to achieve these goals.
* Implements the nursing care plan to provide optimal
individualized care for the patient.
* Instructs the patient and family to assist the patient in the
achievement of optimal health status.
* Plans, supervises and assists with the transfer of the patient to
protect the patient and personnel from injury.
Preferred Experience and Credentials:
* Knowledge of meds used pre-op, intra-op and post-op, including IV
* Knowledge of the function and use of patient monitoring
* Knowledge of basic surgical technique and of the instruments,
sutures, and meds used in the OR.
* IV skills. Patient teaching skills. Good organizational and
* Works with initiative, energy and effectiveness in a fast-paced
* Ability to interpret basic EKGs and knowledge of aseptic
* Ability to respond calmly in an emergency situation.
* Ability to stand for long periods of time and lift up to 50
* May also involve the ability to deal effectively with others in
Education: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing and current
RN WA state licensure required.
Experience: Minimum of two (2) years of perioperative nursing
experience, i.e. scrubbing and circulating preferred. Requires
demonstrated advanced level of achievement of performance standards
for intraoperative nursing according to AORN (Association of
perioperative Registered Nurses) standards of practice.
Certificate/License: Current State Registered Nurse License
required. Current BLS and ACLS certification (within 3 months of
hire) required Membership in the Association of Operating Room
Nurses preferred. CNOR (Certified Nurse Operating Room)
-Full COVID-19 vaccination is an essential requirement of this
role. UnitedHealth Group will adhere to all federal, state and
local regulations as well as all client requirements and will
obtain necessary proof of vaccination prior to employment to ensure
-UnitedHealth Group requires all new hires and employees to report
their COVID-19 vaccination status.
Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire
organization around one giant objective; make health care work
better for everyone. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family
of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most
advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its
fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance
teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Here you'll
find incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular
opportunity to do your life's best work.(SM)
Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: Optum and its affiliated
medical practices are Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative
Action employers and all qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color,
religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status,
disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or
expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other
characteristic protected by law. Optum and its affiliated medical
practices is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass
a drug test before beginning employment.
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