Community Regional Medical Center Registered Nurse (RN), Surgery in Fresno, California
To improve the health status of the community is a driving force in our mission and as a Registered Nurse for Surgery at a Level 1 trauma and burn center, your role as a RN in the Operating Room plays an integral part in directly affecting those we serve.
We LOVE to provide learning opportunities for our staff, as well as children and families in our community. Whether you are attending robotic training opportunities offered throughout the year, or helping to facilitate career day events, your passions will be encouraged here. You can also have easily accessible and hand’s on opportunities with the local AORN chapter as we are the area host facility. Your role here will include opportunities for growing your clinical skillset, as well as advancement through a clinical ladder that is achievable with experience and leadership activities.
With an average of over 14,000 cases a year and 24 licensed operating rooms (including 2 hybrid OR’s and a Burn Unit OR), you will have the unique opportunity to learn from multiple disciplines, develop close relationships with surgeons and anesthesiologists alike, and be able to make a difference in the lives of thousands. You can expect to see the following types of cases: trauma, burn, pediatrics, neurosurgery, cardiac surgery, gynecology, surgical oncology, general surgery, robotics, oral and maxillofacial (OMFS), urology, ophthalmology, plastics, dental, and more!
Your RN Career at Community | Opportunity. Challenge. Growth. Your ability to prioritize and adapt is crucial due to the fast-paced environment. Your critical thinking skills are essential and you are self-assured and confident. One of your most important responsibilities is that of being an unwavering patient advocate as you are their voice during procedures. From documenting all activity during surgery, to ensuring that all processes run safely and efficiently, and that the patient’s needs are put first-- you deliver the excellent care and attention to detail that our patients deserve.
- Graduate from an accredited program for professional nursing education, BSN preferred
- Minimum 1 – 2 years recent Surgery experience
- California RN state license
- BLS Certification
- Adult Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification required upon entry or transfer into job.
- Ability to Scrub and Circulate Cardiac Cases
- Ability to take On-Call during the week and some weekends
- CNOR – Certified Nurse, Operating Room
- Experience in electronic medical records
- CVOR Scrub experience