CLINICAL NURSE NEW TO THE OPERATING ROOM DUKE HEALTH SYSTEM

  • Requisition Number: 33404
  • Department: DUKE UNIVERSITY HEALTH SYSTEM
  • Location: Durham
  • Type of Position: Regular
  • Shift: Full Time
  • Specialty: Surgical Services/OR
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Duke Regional Hospital has served Durham, Orange, Person, Granville and Alamance counties and the surrounding communities for nearly 40 years. With more than 1,900 employees, its focus is on providing outstanding medical care with compassionate, personalized service in a comfortable community hospital setting. Duke Regional Hospital has 369 inpatient beds and offers a comprehensive range of medical, surgical and diagnostic services, including orthopedics, weight-loss surgery, women's services, and heart and vascular services, and also offers care at the Duke Rehabilitation Institute and Davis Ambulatory Surgical Center. In fiscal year 2018, Duke Regional Hospital admitted 16,299 patients and had 165,953 outpatient visits in fiscal year 2017.

 

U.S. News & World Report ranked Duke Regional Hospital as #10 in North Carolina and #4 in the Raleigh-Durham area for 2018-19.

 

Duke Nursing Highlights:

 

  • Duke University Health System is designated as a Magnet® organization
  • 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.
  • Duke University Health System has 6000 + registered nurses
  • Quality of Life: Living in the Triangle!
  • Relocation Assistance!

 

RN - NEW TO THE OPERATING ROOM PROGRAM (RN LICENSE REQUIRED)

Experienced RN's and New Grad RN’s are welcome to apply to this New to The Operating Room Program (NTTOR), offered at these locations:  Duke University Hospital, Duke Raleigh Hospital, Duke Regional Hospital, Duke Ambulatory Surgery Center and Davis Ambulatory Surgery Center.

Required start date of October 26, 2020. (RN license required before this date)


Interviews will be conducted during our New to the OR Virtual Hiring Event.

NTTOR Virtual Hiring Event Details:

Date: July 29 Duke Raleigh, Duke Regional and Davis Ambulatory Surgery Center

          July 30 Duke University Hospital, Duke Ambulatory Surgery Center            

Time: 7:30 AM – 3:30 PM


A cover letter is optional; however past healthcare and other experience, capstone, internships and volunteer experience will be helpful in the evaluation of your application.

The steps to complete your application and registration for this event:

  • 1st- Complete the application.
  • 2nd-  Once your application is submitted, you will receive an acknowledgement email “thanking you for applying” and you will be emailed separate links to complete:
    • Skill Survey Reference Assessment. While references are not a requirement at the application step of the process, having completed references in advance of the event is highly recommended.
    • New Grads Only:  Montage Video Interview. Please plan approx. 30 minutes to complete the interview. Additional instructions will be provided once you click on the video link.


 Duke University Health System seeks to hire Clinical Nurses who will embrace our mission of Advancing Health Together.

Department Profile:
Our surgical teams are active in delivering exemplary care for each patient to ensure an excellent patient experience, every time. We offer surgical services in
• General Surgery,
Transplant
• Cardiothoracic
•  Pediatrics
• Plastics
• Neurosurgery
• Otolaryngology Head & Neck (ENT)
• Gynecology
• Urology
• Pediatrics

•  Eye Center 

•  Weekends

•  Nights

•  Evenings

•  Ambulatory Surgical Center 



Work Hours & Shifts:
Full Time: 40 hours/week
 
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.
 
Knowledge, Skills, Education, and Experience Required:
 
·No previous work experience is required. Experienced RNs or New Grads welcome.
·Graduation from an accredited Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing (or higher), Associate's Degree in Nursing or Nursing Diploma program is required.   All registered nurses without a Bachelor's degree in Nursing (or higher) will be required to enroll in an appropriate BSN program within two years of their start date and to complete the program within five years of their start date
 
Licensure, Certification or Registration Required:
·Current registration with North Carolina State Board of Nursing as a registered professional nurse OR current compact RN licensure to practice in the state of North Carolina required.
·BLS (or higher) certification required.
 
Pre-employment Physical Capacity Testing Required: 
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Duke is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

 

Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation, creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robust exchange of ideas—an exchange that is best when the rich diversity of our perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achieve this exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feel secure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals are respected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our community have a responsibility to uphold these values.

 

Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essentialjob functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

 

Surgical Services/OR