Southern Illinois Healthcare OPERATING ROOM REGISTERED NURSE (RN) FIRST ASSIST in Herrin, Illinois
The RNFA (non-certified) is responsible for assisting surgeons during intraoperative procedures.
Assist surgeon with gowning, gloving, prepping and draping.
Facilitate safe positioning of patient according to the surgeon’s preference, patient’s anatomical and physiological limits, and surgical procedure to be performe
Assist surgeon with passing instruments or suture and basic assisting.
Provides exposure, assists in achieving homeostasis with surgeon’s super
Provides manipulation and dissection and / or removal of tissues, aids in implanting, securing, and/or removal of devises and dra
Performs layered closure of surgical sites utilizing appropriate techniques according to individual surgeon preference.
Applies appropriate dressing material specific to procedur
Applies splints or casts specific to procedure and/ or injury.
Assesses skin integrity and assists in transfer of patient post- operativ
Special Requests (based on training and experience)
Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing
Current Illinois Registered Nurse License
Technical Experience: 2 years of OR experience
Posting Job Title: OPERATING ROOM REGISTERED NURSE (RN) FIRST ASSIST
Requisition ID: 2021-8414
External Company Name: Southern Illinois Health
External Company URL: https://www.sih.net/
Street: 201 S 14th Street
Weekend Requirement: Weekends as required
Name: Operating Room