CLINICAL NURSE II General Surgery Operating Room

  • Requisition Number: 100121318
  • Department: DUKE HOSPITAL
  • Location: Durham
  • Type of Position: Regular
  • Shift: Rotating
  • Specialty: Surgical Services/OR
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Clinical Nurse II – Duke OR-General Surgery Operating Room

Duke University Health System- General Surgery Operating Room unit seeks to hire an experienced Registered Nurse who will embrace our mission of Advancing Health Together.

Department Profile:
The General Surgery Unit at Duke University Hospital offers the opportunity to work on innovative and research based procedures in abdominal, transplant, vascular, trauma, hepatobiliary and colorectal surgeries. You will work closely with a dedicated specialty team, with the opportunity to cross train. You’ll find a wide variety of learning experiences and cutting edge technology such as the Cydar for vascular cases and our hybrid rooms, a combination of Cath Lab and OR. Our team is active in delivering exemplary care for each patient to ensure an excellent patient experience, every time.

Work Hours & Shifts:
Full Time
4 10s usually 7a-5p
Call average 1xs a month
Holiday rotation


Duke University Hospital is comprised of three surgical sites; Duke Hospital, which is a 24-hour, 7 day a week, Level 1 Trauma Center with 35 Operating Rooms connected to the Duke Medicine Pavilion (DMP) with 18 operating rooms. Additionally, we have an Ambulatory Surgery Center with 9 operating rooms and Eye Center with 6 operating rooms. We facilitate a streamlined approach to serving patients within the continuum of surgical care while maintaining high standards of excellence. By becoming part of the Duke Surgical Services team, you will have opportunities to participate in national and international research, education, and cutting edge technologies.

• General Surgery
• Cardiothoracic
• Orthopedics
• Plastics
• Neurosurgery
• Otolaryngology Head & Neck (ENT)
• Gynecology
• Urology
• Robotics

• Transplant

Duke Nursing Highlights:

  • All three Duke Hospitals have received Magnet designation for excellence in nursing.
  • Nurses from each hospital are consistently recognized each year as North Carolina’s Great 100 Nurses.
  • Duke University Health System was awarded the American Board of Nursing Specialties Award for Nursing Certification Advocacy for being strong advocates of specialty nursing certification.
  • Quality of Life: Living in the Triangle!
  • Relocation Assistance!
  • Tuition Reimbursement & Loan Forgiveness!

Job Summary:

As a Clinical Nurse with Duke University Health System, you will make providing service your priority while caring for the whole person in a patient-centered atmosphere. The Clinical Nurse (RN) is responsible for providing and supervising direct and indirect total nursing care responsibilities. Utilizing the nursing process (assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating) in achieving the goals of the nursing department. Plan and provide advanced and/or specialized nursing care for patients in guided by DUHS Professional Practice model participate in the clinical ladder program, educational activities, departmental committees, research projects or other health related projects as assigned. Provide nursing services to patients and families in accordance with the scope of the RN as defined by the North Carolina Board of Nursing. Adheres to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state and federal agencies and accrediting bodies. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
Surgical Services/OR