RN First Assistant (RNFA) - Operating Room (OR)

Location
Woodbridge, VA
Posted
Jun 05, 2018
Closes
Jun 29, 2018
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description: Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center is hiring a Registered Nurse First Assistant for the Operating Room.

Department/Position Review:
We are seeking an experienced RNFA for the main OR.

Facility Highlights:
Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center, located 30 minutes south of our Nation's Capital in picturesque Prince William County, is a 183-bed not-for-profit hospital located in Woodbridge, Va. We combine the resources of a major health system with the compassionate, personalized care of a community hospital.

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The RNFA is a perioperative registered nurse who works in collaboration with the surgeon and health care team members to achieve optimal patient outcomes. The RNFA must have acquired the necessary knowledge, judgment, and skills specific to the expanded role of RNFA clinical practice. Intraoperatively, the RNFA practices at the direction of the surgeon and does not concurrently function as a scrub nurse

Education Level
Associate's Level Degree - NURSING

Experience
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

License
Required: Basic Life Support, Registered Nurse

Preferred: Certified RN First Assist

Skills
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
Associates Degree in Nursing. Bachelors of Nursing preferred. Previous experience preferred. Registered Nurse licensed in the state of Virginian. Certified Registered Nurse First Assistant required. If not Certified RNFA at time of hire, must obtain certification within 18 months of hire. BLS; ACLS within 1 year. New Hire Education Requirement: All Registered Nurses who do not have their BSN will be required to sign a BSN Agreement committing to successfully obtain their BSN within 5 years of hire.

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