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RN - OR Recovery - PRN in Hickory, NC at Frye Regional Medical Center

Date Posted: 11/16/2018

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Job Description

Frye Regional Medical Center

As a part of Duke LifePoint Healthcare, our community hospital is being supported with more resources than ever before. Duke LifePoint combines Duke University Health System's unparalleled expertise in clinical excellence, quality and patient safety with LifePoint Health's financial resources and extensive operational experience - making our hospital even stronger. 

Duke LifePoint Healthcare's pledge to our hospital and the communities we serve is quality, expertise and commitment.

  • Quality is the cornerstone of Duke LifePoint, and it is the central focus of everything the organization and our hospital strive to achieve. 
  • Duke LifePoint pledges to bring a wealth of expertise and resources to strengthen the already excellent care our hospital delivers. 
  • And, Duke LifePoint's commitment is to work collaboratively with our hospital to make our community healthier by strengthening local healthcare delivery for the future.  

For more information about Duke LifePoint, visit

Job Description for Registered Nurse - OR Recovery:

  1. The post anesthesia care nurse is responsible for assessing and maintaining adequate ventilation, homeostasis and circulation; assessing level of consciousness, providing pain management, and ensuring the safety of the patient until transfer to another unit
  2. Administers medications and blood products per hospital protocol
  3. Maintains organized work area and participates in daily unit duties
  4. Assumes the responsibility of the professional nurse by demonstrating accountability and seeking opportunities for continued growth

Job Requirements

Graduate of accredited school of nursing

Current State of NC Nursing License

BCLS required , ACLS required, PALS-preferred

Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran