TITLE: RN CIRCULATOR
LOCATION: Pulaski, TN
Are you considering a career change? Would you like to work in a small facility where you make a difference in patient outcomes and be part of a team?
How about living in a small town with a population of 14K situated among the rolling, green hills of southern Middle Tennessee and centrally located by Nashville, Memphis and Chattanooga?
The area offers numerous outdoor activities and a quaint downtown area. Please continue to review then.
Provides direct patient care to patients using the nursing process in accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice.
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.
SOME ESSENTIAL DUTIES
May perform scrub functions including the selection and handling of instruments and supplies used during procedure.
May be required to perform duties of the CNA, MA or LPN or other nursing staff on occasion.
Attends and participates in staff meetings, in-service, projects and committees as assigned.
Works scheduled shifts including overtime, when necessary.
Accepts all call schedule as directed.
Licensed Registered Nurse(RN) credentialed from the Tennessee Board of Nursing or current home state license for multi-state license recognition "Compact State".
BLS, ACLS and PALS certifications
2+ years experienced as a Circulator.
Prefer candidate to be a first assist.
Facility is 99 bed acute care facility.
Position reports to the Director of Surgical Services.
Position is Monday-Friday starting around 7am.
Average case load is currently 4-5 per day but anticipating growth to 12-15 day and that is why the positions are open.
Person will need to live within 30 minutes of the hospital due to the on call policy.
Call is rotated and when fully staffed will be 1 day every 4th day and every 4th weekend.
Person is compensated $3.00hr for on call pay and if called back in received 1.5x their hourly rate.
The range starts at $26.27hr and goes up with experience. The facility offers a great benefit package and a sign-on is offered.