Ketchikan is the fifth-most populous city in Alaska with a population of more than 14,000. The city is truly the beginning of the last frontier. Set at the southernmost entrance to Alaska’s famed Inside Passage—a network of waterways that snake through some of the most jaw-droppingly beautiful wilderness in the world—Ketchikan is best known for three things: feisty salmon, idyllic scenery, and an incredibly rich Alaska Native culture. Due to its thriving, century-old commercial fishery, Ketchikan is known as “The Salmon Capital of the World.” The city is proud of its fishing culture and passionate about providing opportunities for residents and visitors alike to catch and/or otherwise enjoy the best seafood on the planet.
Looking for a change of scenery? We seek a Registered Nurse with one (1) or years of operating room experience for the role of RN - Operating Room. In this role you will deliver perioperative care to the surgical patient, across the lifespan, using the nursing process of assessment, planning, intervention, implementation, and evaluation. You will be responsible for promoting the health, welfare, and safety of the patient while implementing and maintaining standards of perioperative nursing practice as well as meeting the established policies/standards of practice for this facility. You will maintain cost-effectiveness and uses analytical, decision-making skills.
Candidates must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing and be licensed as an RN in the state of Alaska (or have the ability to gain this licensure). Preference given to candidates with a BSN. One (1) or more years of clinical nursing experience in OR is required. Preference given to candidates with orthopedics experience.
Competitive compensation and benefits. Relocation assistance is available. This is an excellent opportunity to live in an area that is perfect for outdoor enthusiasts, those who love the arts - or someone who simply wants a quiet, slower-paced life. For more information call 941.739.1400 or submit your resume now by clicking on the button below that says "Apply Now."
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888.666.2450 or 941.739.1400