Registered Nurse - Operating Room - Full Time
Company: The Guthrie Clinic
Posted on: November 26, 2022
$25,000 sign on bonus for qualified Registered Nurses!
Position Details: Full Time - Days/Rotate - 10 -hour shifts - 40
-hours per week - Guthrie -Robert Packer Hospital -
The Registered Nurse (RN) provides professional, comprehensive
nursing care for patients in an acute care environment. Accountable
for the delivery of coordinated, safe, compassionate, therapeutic,
evidence-based quality care to patients and families, based on
individual physical, emotional, and spiritual needs, and
appropriate care strategies throughout the lifespan. Practices in
accordance with the Nurse Practice Act in the state of employment,
the American Nurses Association (ANA) Code of Ethics for Nurses,
and the ANA scope and standards of practice. Essential functions
and specific skills for the job are found in the unit specific
onboarding checklist and in standards that are applicable to the
Education, License & Cert:
1) Registered Nurse in the State of Practice.
2) BSN in Nursing preferred.
3) Any previously agreed upon effective date for obtaining a
Bachelor's degree in nursing between individuals and facilities
will remain in effect, including those who transition to their
position from the NLRN Program.
4) Any contract with specific time frames for obtaining a
bachelor's degree in nursing will supersede the above point and
will remain in effect.
5) Specialty Certification is preferred
6) BLS certification.
7) ACLS is unit dependent.
8) PALS is unit dependent
The Registered Nurse must be a registered nurse currently licensed
in the state of employment with at least one year of experience.
Alternately, the Registered Nurse may have less than one year of
experience if they have been transitioned to their position from
the Newly Licensed Registered Nurse Residency (NLRN) Program. The
Registered Nurse must meet the individual nursing unit
specifications regarding educational requirements during
employment. Must maintain BLS certification. ACLS is unit
dependent. Specifications regarding educational requirements during
employment are determined by the Nursing Department and Nursing
Employs Nursing Professional Practice: Assesses, diagnoses, plans,
implements, and evaluates patients' care. Develops updates and
coordinates the patients' plan of care to achieve patient goals and
to optimize outcomes and transitions across the continuum.
Monitors, records, and communicates patient condition as
appropriate. Performs and maintains the currency of essential
competencies as required by a specific area of hire and population
Advocates: Effectively advocates for ethical and holistic care by
partnering in care planning to promote the autonomy, dignity,
rights, values, and beliefs of those we serve.
Facilitates Learning: Fosters a learning environment for
patients/families, nursing, and other members of the healthcare
team, including student; Facilities formal and informal learning
for patients/families, nursing, other members of the healthcare
team, and community.
Aligns Practice with Safety and Quality: Accountable for safety,
identifies and corrects problems, and integrates evidence and best
practice into nursing care; uses data and evidence to improve
patient outcomes. Aligns patient safety, self-safety, and
environmental safety as equally important for best outcomes.
Engages in Professional Development: Engages in ongoing
professional development; practices at the top of license within
the legal parameters of the Nurse Practice Act, the ANA Code of
Ethics for Nurses, and specialty standards. Promotes a culture of
inquiry that explores, integrates, and disseminates research and
Leader in Practice Setting & Community: demonstrates leadership as
change agents using the collaborative leadership skills of
advocacy, influence and innovation. In partnering with colleagues
appropriately delegates, coordinates care, and collaborates with
others as equal members of the inter-professional care team to
integrate nursing knowledge. Models professional behaviors as a
representative of the nursing profession.
Participates in the planning and presentation of educational
It is understood that this description is not intended to be
all-inclusive and that other duties may be assigned as necessary in
the performance of the position.
1. Proficiency in Information Technology, such as electronic health
records, communication systems, computers, and equipment necessary
to perform essential functions of the position.
2. Skilled to work with a wide range of staff as part of an
interdisciplinary team, including physicians, nurses, and ancillary
3. Ability to use independent, critical judgment in all aspects of
patient care delivery.
4. Demonstrated interpersonal skills that convey a positive and
5. Ability to effectively manage multiple responsibilities, urgent
responses, and challenging situations.
Benefits Summary: -A nursing career with Guthrie means being part
of a focused organization that provides each team member an
opportunity to advance and grow. We have invested in resources to
empower our employees to succeed and use their passion and talent
to provide excellence.
You take care of our patients. We take care of you.
- $25,000 sign-on bonus*
- Career advancement opportunities
- Tuition reimbursement
- Excellent benefits
- Experiential PTO accrual
- Competitive salary
- Rewarding career
- Magnet driven
- Refinancing support with SoFi
Joining the Guthrie team allows you to become a part of a tradition
of excellence in health care. In all areas and at all levels of
Guthrie, you'll find staff members who have committed themselves to
serving the community.
The Guthrie Clinic is an Equal Opportunity Employer that welcomes
and encourages diversity in the workplace.
The Guthrie Clinic is a non-profit, integrated, practicing
physician-led organization in the Twin Tiers of New York and
Pennsylvania. Our multi-specialty group practice of more than 500
physicians and 302 advanced practice providers offers 47
specialties through a regional office network providing primary and
specialty care in 22 communities. Guthrie Medical Education
Programs include General Surgery, Internal Medicine, Emergency
Medicine, Family Medicine, Anesthesiology and Orthopedic Surgery
Residency, as well as Cardiovascular, Gastroenterology and
Pulmonary Critical Care Fellowship programs. Guthrie is also a
clinical campus for the Geisinger Commonwealth School of
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