RN - OR Peri-Op 101 Bellevue Amb Surgery
Company: Virginia Mason Medical Center
Posted on: January 11, 2022
Virginia Mason is proud to offer our Perioperative 101 training
program for nurses interested in the Operating Room at our Bellevue
Ambulatory Surgery Center. This is a paid training program. Start
date for this program is Friday February 25th 2022 for new hires.
For internal RNs entering the program, the start date will be
Monday, March 7th, 2022Description of new to specialty orientation:
Peri-op 101 New to Operating Room Specialty will begin orientation
on day shift and working 5 shifts on the unit per week. During this
time, the orientee will attend nursing skills labs that are
pertinent to their specialty unit. The orientee will also be
required to complete online learning modules specific to the
Length of orientation: This is a six-month training program.
Shift expectations: 8-hour days. 4-5 days a week during
Classes/courses: Peri-op 101 is a comprehensive, blended
educational program that is: developed by AORN's expert
perioperative nurse authors, and based on AORN's latest,
evidence-based: Guidelines for Perioperative Practice. This program
combines a standardized, evidence-based online curriculum and
textbook readings with hands-on skills labs and a clinical
practicum. Plus, all Peri-op 101 students receive a 1-year
complimentary AORN membership
Nursing Skills Labs include: Sterile technique, Surgical count,
Skin Antisepsis, Positioning, Medications and Solutions, Implants,
Wound closure and classification, Specimens, Equipment,
Documentation, Emergency response, Malignant Hyperthermia,
Validation sign up info: The orientee will complete any unit
required validations as required. Also, the orientee will be
required to complete a unit specific competency exam near the end
of Peri-op 101 to ensure the orientation has filled any knowledge
gaps.The Ambulatory OR Procedural Registered Nurse is responsible
for providing high quality, skilled nursing services to assist
patients to achieve optimum health, functional health status and
safe passage while receiving an invasive or interventional
procedure during an episodic or series of visits.As an Ambulatory
OR Procedural Registered Nurse you will:
- Demonstrate technical expertise while supporting the patient
and the care team during the episodic visit where interventions and
- Use the nursing process to support a patient in achieving an
optimal level of wellness as defined by the patient.
- The Ambulatory OR Procedural Registered Nurse assists patients
to achieve optimum functional health status and safe passage
throughout their procedural experience.
- Provides skilled assessment and triage, education,
collaboration and coordination of healthcare and community
- The Ambulatory OR Procedural Registered Nurse assists
patients/families, staff and systems to achieve high quality,
evidence-based, cost-effective, and patient-focused outcomes.
- Nursing care provided by the registered nurse reflects the
nursing process through an integration of knowledge, skills,
experience, and attitudes needed to meet the needs of patients and
- Current Washington State licensure as an RN
- CPR certification is required every two years
- Graduation from an accredited school of nursing approved by the
Washington State Board of Nursing.
- Strong patient assessment skills, ability to work
collaboratively in team setting, current working knowledge of
electronic medical records.
Virginia Mason offers much more than competitive compensation and
benefits. With continuing education opportunities and the added
potential of relocation assistance, you will find our commitment to
your well-being is both rewarding and refreshing.
There is also the lifestyle benefit that comes with finding
yourself in the heart of the Pacific Northwest. Surrounded by the
vibrancy and sophistication of one of the most livable cities in
the country, finding the perfect urban or outdoor pursuit will
instinctively and pleasurably become second nature.
We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
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