RN Surgery

Cleveland Clinic

Warrensville Hts, OH

Job posting number: #7150807 (Ref:ccf18479974)

Posted: May 26, 2023

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Join Cleveland Clinic’s South Pointe Hospital where research and surgery are advanced, technology is leading-edge, patient care is world-class, and caregivers are family. This community-based teaching hospital is a prominent figure in the communities in and around Cuyahoga County known for its quality patient-centered care and active participation in community programs, events, and volunteer activities. Here, you will work alongside passionate and dedicated caregivers, receive endless support and appreciation, and build a rewarding career with one of the most respected healthcare organizations in the world.

In the Registered Nurse Surgical position, your primary duties will include:

- Providing professional care to patients undergoing surgical and other invasive procedures.

- Performing scrub functions including the selection and handling of instruments and supplies used.

- Prepping the operating rooms and surgical instruments.

- Monitoring, recording, and communicating patient conditions and care before, during, and after procedures.

The ideal future caregiver is someone who:

- Has a current state license as a Registered Nurse and have proof of Basic Life Support (BLS) through American Heart Association (AHA).

- Delivers high quality, relationship-based care to our patients.

- Demonstrates signs of being a team player.

- Has the skills to multitask, adapt to change, and be able to take proper actions depending on the situations.

This is an excellent opportunity for RNs to discover Cleveland Clinic and gain hands-on experience in this rewarding department. There are numerous online and in-person courses available to caregivers who are interested in professional development such as the Professional Ladder.

At Cleveland Clinic, we know what matters most. That's why we treat our caregivers as if they are our own family, and we are always creating ways to be there for you. Here, you'll find that we offer: resources to learn and grow, a fulfilling career for everyone, and comprehensive benefits that invest in your health, your physical and mental well-being and your future. When you join Cleveland Clinic, you'll be part of a supportive caregiver family that will be united in shared values and purpose to fulfill our promise of being the best place to receive care and the best place to work in healthcare.

Responsibilities:

  • Delivers professional nursing care in the operative setting to patients undergoing surgical or other invasive procedures.
  • Performs scrub functions including the selection and handling of instruments and supplies used during procedure.
  • Performs circulating functions including monitoring, recording and communicating patient condition and managing overall nursing care of patient before, during and after procedure.
  • Prepares operating rooms and surgical instruments and equipment for use.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Education:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing.
  • BSN preferred.

Certifications:

  • Current licensure as Registered Nurse (RN).
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) through American Heart Association (AHA).
  • If performing moderate/procedural sedation must have Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) through American Heart Association (AHA) within 6 months of hire.

Complexity of Work:

  • Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.

Work Experience:

  • Minimum one year RN experience preferred.

Physical Requirements:

  • Requires full range of body motion including handling and lifting patients, manual and finger dexterity and eye-hand coordination. Requires standing and walking for extensive periods of time.
  • Medium Work - Exerting 20 to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 10 to 25 pounds of force frequently, and/or greater than negligible up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.
  • Physical Demand requirements are in excess of those for Light Work.
  • Occasionally lifts and carries items weighing up to 25 pounds and ability to push, pull, and navigate supply carts weighing > than 75 pounds periodically.

Personal Protective Equipment:

  • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required for procedures.


By embracing and understanding the diversity EVERY ONE brings, Cleveland Clinic has created an inclusive culture that promotes innovation, growth, and new ideas. This has enhanced our ability to attract the best global talent to provide the best patient experience possible. Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment/affirmative action employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. Smoke/drug free environment.


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