Operating Room OR Surgical Nurse StaRN Residency Program - October 2018

Memorial Hospital of Jacksonville Jacksonville, FL 2018-07-31
For over 45 years, MemorialHospital of Jacksonville has been a leader in providing quality healthcare to NortheastFlorida. Memorial Hospital, a HCA Facility located in Jacksonville, Florida, is a 418-bed acute care hospital located less than20 miles from the beaches of Jacksonville and offering a full line of services,including 24-hour emergency care at three different locations. We feature anaccredited Chest Pain Center, certified Stroke Center, dedicated Heart Center,Bone and Joint Center, and Memorial's maternity center, Special Beginnings. Memorial Hospital is offering a Residency Program in Operating Room Nursing! The StaRN Perioperative Nurse Specialty Program is a unique educational opportunity to meet a critical need for Perioperative Surgical Nurses. It is innovatively designed to provide intense post graduate training for newly licensed and experienced nurses interested in working in the OR setting. The OR Residency Program will begin Monday: October 29, 2018. The program is comprised of a combination of didactic training, hands-on skills labs, on line education through the AORN Periop 101 Course, hands-on clinical training, and clinical preceptorship at the sponsoring facility. The program will last for approximately 22 weeks (could possibly go longer depending on individual progress). Phase 1: The first ten (10) weeks includes a combination of didactic education, online learning, and hands-on clinical training in the Hospital Operating Room/Surgical Suite. Phase 2: The remaining twelve (12) weeks is spent at Memorial Hospital working with an experienced clinical preceptor. What does this StaRN program include? * 22 weeks of Intensive OR Specific Training and Education * Over 60 hours of hands on skills lab training * AORN Perioperative 101: A Core Curriculum * BLS & ACLS Certification * Meditech Training and Validation * Basic Dyshrythmia Training * 41.7 CEU hours * AORN Student Membership Upon successful completion of the first phase of the program, the students will be placed in a Surgical Services Registered Nurse role at Memorial Hospital Jacksonville! The participating nurse will make a two-year commitment to work at the sponsor hospital. The RN Learner will be obligated to repay a pro-rated portion of the educational costs should the learner break that commitment. Requirements of the Program: * Graduate of an accrediated school of professionial nursing * Current/Active Florida issued Registered Nurse (RN) license in good standing with the state * If Registered Nurse with experience - Hospital Med/Surg experience is preferred * Current certification as an American Heart Assoication Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider * Customer service abilities, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment * Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 lbs * 100% Attendance - no time off may be granted during program
Apply This Job