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Registered Nurse Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery

We Are Hiring

Ascension Columbia St. Mary’s Hospital Milwaukee is growing its heart care services, and is hiring a full-time, day RN to join our cardiovascular operating room! The position typically works 12-hour shifts, 7am-7pm, but we do have some 10-hour options available if preferred.

This role will support our new state-of-the-art $5.2 million hybrid OR, as well as two other equipped rooms. Our new space combines a traditional operating room with an image-guided interventional suite allowing our doctors to switch gears in the midst of an operation, without transporting a patient to a different room.

Why Join Ascension?

Ascension Columbia St. Mary’s Hospital Milwaukee was founded in 1848 as the state’s first private, full-service hospital. Our Lake Dr location is conveniently located miles from downtown with beautiful views of Lake Michigan.

What We Offer You:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Professional development
  • Wellbeing programs and holistic growth opportunities
  • Work-life balance through generous paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Adoption assistance
  • Medical, dental, vision and retirement match

What You Will Do

You will gain exposure to cardiac, vascular and thoracic procedures, including robotic. These include procedures such as heart bypass surgery, transcatheter aortic valve replacement and transcarotid artery revascularization. You will have significant support in the CVOR and will work beside other circulators and operating room team members.

You will:

  • Perform scrub functions including the selection and handling of instruments and supplies used during procedure.
  • Perform circulating functions including monitoring, recording and communicating patient condition and managing overall nursing care of patient before, during and after procedure.
  • Directly assists operating physician with surgical tasks.
  • Prepare operating rooms and surgical instruments and equipment for use.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 12 Months (1 year) of hire date or job transfer date.
  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 2 Months (60 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required.

Experience:

  • Typically requires two years of operating room or circulator experience, at least one year of cardiovascular & thoracic surgery preferred

 

Title: Registered Nurse (RN) - Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery

Location: Milwaukee, WI

Department: CVOR (Cardiovascular Operating Room)

Shift: Full-time, First Shift, Days 

Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension Wisconsin is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against employees or prospective employees on basis of age, race, creed, color, religion, marital status, sex, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, sexual orientation, disability, arrest and/or conviction record, military status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic or status protected by law.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

M/F/Disabled/Vet

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/ofccp_eeo_supplement_final_jrf_qa_508c.pdf

Job ID: 310017
Category: Nursing
Facility: WIMIL CSM Milwaukee Hosp
Ministry: Ascension Wisconsin, WI
Location: Milwaukee, WI

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