Registered Nurse - Operating Room

Open Date 7/17/2017
Division Reading Hospital
Description We are a Center for Bariatric surgery, total joints, cardiac, DaVinci Robot, ENT, Ortho, GYN, Breast Stereotaxic program and a Level II Trauma Center caring for 17,000 patients undergoing surgical procedures each year. We have 24 brand new operating rooms, 6 with hybrid capabilities. Advancements in spinal surgery including minimally invasive procedures along with Stealth guided navigation system for brain surgery and shunt placement are found in our ORs. We offer learning experiences in complicated procedures in all specialties and embrace a collaborative team environment. Relocation assistance and on site child care is available. Be a part of our talented team of nurses practicing within our dynamic, advanced and highly technical Operating Rooms. Benefit from a diverse experience which offers a Career Advancement Program, shared governance, educational assistance.

8 or 10 hour shifts are available. Varied start times from 6:30am-7:30am. 1 weekend of work required monthly. 1 weekend of call required monthly (Saturday or Sunday not both). 1 weekday of call required every other week. 30 minute response time, call rooms available.
Position Requirements PA RN license required. BLS certification required. Must have at least one year of recent OR nursing experience to be considered for the position. Open heart experience desired. If you do not have OR experience, please consider applying for our perioperative nursing program. For more information/to apply, please visit the job posting for the perioperative nursing program.
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time
Special Notes
About the Organization Tower Health is a strong, regional, integrated healthcare provider/payer system that offers leading-edge, compassionate healthcare and wellness services to a population of 2.5 million people. Together, our six hospitals and other entities provide a full range of medical care from prevention, screenings & education; to the latest clinical services and surgeries available; to rehabilitation. We also offer wellness programs & public health services that ensure our communities are the healthiest they can be. Our caring, highly trained physicians and staff are committed to patient safety and patient satisfaction.

With more than 11,000 team members, Tower Health includes Reading Hospital, a teaching hospital based in West Reading; Brandywine Hospital in Coatesville; Chestnut Hill Hospital, a teaching hospital in Philadelphia; Jennersville Hospital in West Grove; Phoenixville Hospital in Phoenixville; and Pottstown Hospital in Pottstown. We also operate Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing & Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences, & we have a comprehensive physician network.

Collaboration across Tower Health enables our hospitals, providers, leadership & staff to leverage best practices across the health system. Our hospitals have received national recognition for advanced care in areas such as neurosurgery and stroke, cardiac & vascular surgery, trauma, hematology & oncology. Reading HealthPlex, which opened at Reading Hospital in October 2016, combines state-of-the-art technology and world-class design to make the HealthPlex one of the most sophisticated surgical centers & inpatient facilities in the region.

At Tower Health, we have a rich history of providing high-quality, cost-effective care in the communities we serve. As the healthcare industry continues to change, one thing remains steadfast: Tower Health’s commitment to Advancing Health, Transforming Lives.
Hours Bi-Weekly None Specified

Reading Shift None Specified