RN - Surgery

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The Nursing Department has an excellent opportunities for you to expand your nursing skills and versatility as a Registered Nurse.  We are looking for a Registered Nurse for the Surgery Department. 


The Perioperative Staff Nurse is a Registered Professional Nurse (RN) responsible for providing nursing assessment and initiating nursing care to patients, pediatric through geriatric, having surgical procedures. This individual provides direct patient care to surgical patients, with an emphasis on the intra-operative period and responsibility for pre-operative assessment, post-operative evaluation and recovery.  The RN circulates procedures, practices with an understanding of asepsis and safety, competently cares for and processes specimens and has a basic understanding of equipment used during perioperative intervention.  The Registered Nurse is responsible for communicating and collaborating with members of the direct patient care team to prioritize workload so that patient care outcomes are achieved.  In addition, the RN promotes a cohesive environment and interacts effectively and professionally with all members of the patient care team.


Certification Required:

  • Current Basic Life Support certification required
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support required
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support certification required

Related Years of Experience Required:

  • Minimum of one-year experience of Medical/Surgical nursing experience preferred


Skills Required:

  • Ability to apply the principles of asepsis
  • Effective time management
  • Able to communicate effectively
  • Basic computer knowledge, Microsoft Office and E-mail

Other Requirements:

  • Ability to work on-site
  • On-call rotation
  • Ability to respond to call-in within 30 minutes
  • Regular, reliable attendance
  • Must be willing to learn new technical skills related to the position on an ongoing basis to maintain satisfactory competence and performance
  • Safeguard and maintain the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of patient, employee, and organizational information


Hours:  This is a full-time position with an on-call obligation


Interested candidates may complete an online application at www.richlandhospital.com or submit a resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

The Richland Hospital, Inc.

333 East Second Street

Richland Center, WI  53581


Additional Info

  • Department: Surgical Services
  • Clinical/Non-Clinical: Clinical
  • Schedule: Full-Time
  • Location: Richland Hospital