We Want U to join our University Health family, where providing the best patient care is our number one priority. UH is actively recruiting for a full time Operating Room RN.
University Health is a proud provider of world-class healthcare to our communities. As an academic hospital, University Health upholds a strong commitment to state-of-the art treatment, clinical research, community education, and prevention programs. We are the proud clinical partner and hospital for the LSU Health Shreveport School of Medicine. Offering excellent benefits and competitive salaries, a career at UH opens up opportunities for professional growth and advancement.
â¢ 452 Hospital Beds
â¢ 55 Ambulatory Care Outpatient Clinics
â¢ Level 1 Trauma Center
â¢ Region's only Cystic Fibrosis Center
â¢ State-of-the-art Burn Center
â¢ St. Jude Affiliate
â¢ Feist-Weiller Cancer Center
â¢ Seeking Baby-Friendly Designation
For more information regarding University Health, please visit uhsystem.com.
RN Operating Room
Perioperative Services at University Health is comprised of: Operative Services, Post Anesthesia Care, Pre Anesthesia Testing, Day Surgery, Endoscopy Lab and GI Clinic. As one of the state of Louisiana's Level 1 trauma centers, University Health provides the utmost critical surgical care in the Shreveport â“Bossier area. Our highly diversified teams consist of specially trained physicians, registered nurses, and surgical technicians. Our team members are dedicated to providing the most comfortable and highest quality experience for patients as possible. The operating room utilizes the newest surgical techniques available including robotic surgery, and updated standards to provide safe and effective care.
Surgical specialties represented at University Health include: cardiovascular, general, pediatric, plastic, trauma, vascular, urology, orthopedics, ENT, neurosurgery, and oral maxillofacial surgery. We also offer specialized care in surgical oncology services as well.
The incumbent renders professional nursing services in the treatment and care of assigned patients in accordance with physicians' orders. Provides for the comfort and well-being of patients by assessing condition, providing treatments and administering prescribed drugs and documenting progress and other observations. Coordinates nursing care for patients and participates in patient and family teaching. Provides leadership by working cooperatively with ancillary nursing and other patient team personnel in maintaining standards for professional nursing practice in the clinical setting.
Located in Northwest Louisiana, the twin cities of Shreveport and Bossier City comprise the third largest metropolitan area in Louisiana behind Baton Rouge and New Orleans. Our cities have a storied history and rich culture as seen in our variety of art festivals and galleries, live concerts and musical events, recreational activities, and of course, great food and cuisine.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS AND EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
Must hold current licensure by the State Board of Nursing Licensure and Registration.
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package for all full time employees.
Please visit our website athttps://careers.uhsystem.com/to submit an application and upload a resume for this position.