Nov 12, 2020

Registered Nurse (RN) - Circulator

  • Virginia Mason Memorial
  • Yakima, WA, USA

Job Description

We are looking for an RN to join the fast-paced Surgical Services Team at Virginia Mason Memorial! More than 1400 surgical procedures take place each month in the 12 OR rooms on our main hospital campus and the 2 OR rooms at Memorial's Surgery Center at Ridgeview. We offer in-patient procedures, a post-anesthesia care unit and same-day surgery. From orthopedics to vascular to OB, our surgical staff assist with a wide variety of procedures in a patient-focused setting. Nurses at all experience levels are encouraged to apply.


ROLE SUMMARY

The RN Circulator manages all the necessary care inside the surgery room, assisting the team in maintaining and creating a comfortable, safe environment for the patient and observing the team from a wide perspective. Manages multiple pieces of surgery equipment. Prepares for surgery cases to start on time and produce excellent turnover times. Circulates all type of surgery cases. Cleans rooms between cases. Sets up patient rooms. Performs sterile technique in all cases. RN Circulator acts as a patient advocate. RN Circulator is expected to work in all areas of Surgical Services.

QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS

Education: Asociate's degree in Nursing required; Bachelor's degree preferred.

Experience: Previous acute care nursing experience preferred.

Licenses/Certificates/Registration: Washington State (DOH) Registered Nurse licensure required. American Heart Association BLS required.

Additional requirements: Call required with a 30min response time. Bending, crawling, stooping, and running required routinely.

About Us:

Virginia Mason Memorial (VMM), part of the Virginia Mason Health System, is made up of a 226-bed hospital as well as 20+ primary care and specialty care locations. We are a nonprofit community hospital that has served Central Washington's Yakima Valley for 70 years. We are seeking employees with a passion for patients and customer service!

We offer a comprehensive benefit plan including medical, dental, and vision coverage; plus we have a generous 401K plan (with an employer contribution!), competitive compensation, an employee wellness clinic and continuing education and training. At VMM, we know the best care is provided by employees who are well-supported.

Why do we do what we do? As the region's leading health care provider and Yakima's largest employer, we believe that by inspiring people to thrive, we can transform lives. Our vision is to "create healthy communities one person at a time." With such an important goal, we work together to demonstrate our values of Respect, Accountability, Teamwork, Stewardship, and Innovation for everyone who walks through our doors, patients and coworkers alike. We would love to hear from you!



“Virginia Mason Memorial provides reasonable accommodations to assist qualified individuals in order to perform the essential duties/requirements their job requires. The description is intended to provide only basic guidelines for meeting job requirements and serves as merely a summary rather than a complete listing of duties. Responsibilities, knowledge, skills, abilities, and working conditions may change as needs evolve. This job description does not constitute a contract as employment is at will.”