Registered Nurse (RN) CVOR Cardiovascular Operating Room

Company: Portsmouth Regional Hospital - Portsmouth

General Information
4 Year Degree
1 to 3 years
Not Specified
Job Description Portsmouth Regional Hospital is a 209-bed acute care hospital located in Portsmouth, NH,and is part of HCA, the nation’s largest provider of healthcare services.Portsmouth Regional Hospital serves the seacoast region’s residents in NewHampshire, Maine and Massachusetts and is also one of the area’s largestemployers. Portsmouth Regional Hospital is the only Level II Trauma Center on the Seacoast and one of only threein New Hampshire to earn this important distinction. We are looking for highlymotivated and passionate staff who strive to make a positive impact on thehealth of their community to join the Portsmouth Regional Family.

Registered Nurse Cardiovascular Operating Room (CVOR)
Full Time Days

Call is required

  • Performs circulating duties according to procedure, demonstrating skill and efficiency, displaying the surgical consciousness required within this highly specialized environment. 
  • Performs scrub duties according to surgical protocol.
  • Assumes responsibility for knowledge of surgical procedures and associated nursing care.  Seeks appropriate resource when necessary. 
  • Provides communication/visits peri-operatively to the patient’s family and or significant other.
  • Demonstrates self-direction above and beyond daily assignments and actively offers assistance to colleagues both within the main OR’s, cardiac OR’s and cath lab department. 
  • Demonstrates ability to accurately and thoroughly complete peri-operative nursing record documentation, i.e. surgical site confirmation, patient identification verification. 
  • Demonstrates collegially behavior of respect and consideration with regard to work environment, i.e. restocking rooms, returning equipment/supplies for other surgical procedures, cleaning work areas/station and or communicate as appropriate. 
  • Assists in data collection and analysis. 
  • Participates in 100% cardiac surgery chart reviews.

  • Job RequirementsExperience
    • 1-3 years of RN experience
    • Experience in Cardiac and/or Operating Room

    Licensure and Certifications:
    • NH nursing license or Valid Compact State License
    • BLS
    • ACLS
    • Computer OJT

    • ASN
    • BSN