Baptist Health strives to cultivate a close-knit, positive and professional environment that encourages our employees to want to come to work every day.When you choose Baptist, you have an opportunity to play a role in providing compassionate, quality care that makes a difference in the lives of our patients and promotes joy throughout our communities.Job Description:Weekly Hours: 36Shift: 1stStatus: Full TimeOperating RoomA full scope of service is provided with the exception of organ transplants. Service lines available are general, gynecological, urological, orthopedics, plastics, ENT, ophthalmology, cardiovascular, thoracic, neurosurgery and cardiac surgery. The OR staff prides itself in providing caring and high-technology patient-focused services. The OR also includes a six-bed inpatient holding room.Job SummaryRegistered nurse implements the nursing process for each patient regardless of age(i.e. infancy to geriatric) assigned to his/her care and is responsible for the patient's care within the parameters of the Nursing Practice.Principal Duties and ResponsibilitiesThe following is a summary of the major functions of this individual's job. He or she may perform other duties, both major and minor, which are not mentioned below, and specific functions may change from time to time.1.Safety: The patient will be free of signs and symptoms of acquired physical injury by following all safety policies.2.Physiological response to safety: The patient responses to surgery are as expected from the nursing assessment.3.Health Care Environment: The RN has knowledge regarding the healthcare environment and how it impacts the entire system.4.Contributes to the department and to the entire team by taking personal responsibility and accountability.Minimum Education, Training, and Experience1. Active Kentucky License2. BSN required except as noted:* Individuals hired as a Staff RN prior to October 1, 2013 are grandfathered and exempt from additional BSN requirements.* Individuals hired as a Staff RN with at least 10 years of Staff RN experience who don't hold a BSN will be required to either (a) obtain a BSN by enrolling in a program within one year of hire and completing within 5 years of employment or (b) obtain a specialty certification within one year of employment.* Individuals hired as a Staff RN with less than 10 years of Staff RN experience who don't hold a BSN will be required to obtain a BSN by enrolling in a program within one year of hire and completing within 5 years of employment3. BCLS Required within 90 days of employment.4. CVOR Experience RequiredIf you would like to be part of a growing family focused on supporting clinical excellence, teamwork and innovation, we urge you to apply now!Baptist Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.