Registered Nurse First Assistant (RNFA), Operating Room

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US$160000 - US$180000 per annum
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Registered Nurse First Assistant (RNFA), Operating Room

Salary Range: $165000.00 - $185000.00 per year

Arlington, Virginia

Relocation Assistance Provided

Job Description

Purpose & Scope:

Across all levels, the registered professional nurse is responsible for the direct and indirect total nursing care of their assigned patients. The RN is also responsible for the supervision of assigned personnel. The position requires knowledge of both department and hospital policies and procedures relevant to the delivery of nursing care. Interpretive skills, frequent interactive and consultative associations, along with management and supervisory skills are inherent in the position. The ability to retrieve, communicate or otherwise present information in a written, auditory or visual fashion is essential. The primary method to express or exchange ideas is through the spoken word. Written, telephone, and manual dexterity skills are required for this position.

The RN First Assistant renders direct patient care as part of the perioperative role by assisting the surgeon in the surgical treatments of the patient. This is accomplished under the direct supervision of the Attending Surgeon and in accordance with the goals of the department of Surgery and Philosophy of the Division of Nursing and the policy of the Medical Staff.

Education: BSN Required

Experience:

1 year of Nursing/Patient Care in an operating room setting is required.

Demonstrated leadership ability is required.

Certification/Licensure:

Licensed as a Registered Nurse by the Virginia Department of Health Professions required or,

Compact State Licensure in Nursing required.

BLS certification required.

Certification in perioperative nursing is to be obtained within 12 months of employment.

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

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About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.

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