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Travel Nurse RN - OR - Operating Room - $3,800 per week

Company: Quality Clinicians
Location: Waterloo
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

Quality Clinicians is seeking a travel nurse RN OR - Operating Room for a travel nursing job in Waterloo, Iowa.Job Description & Requirements

  • Specialty: OR - Operating Room
  • Discipline: RN
  • Start Date: 12/05/2022
  • Duration: 13 weeks
  • 36 hours per week
  • Shift: 12 hours, days, evenings
  • Employment Type: TravelAs travel nurses ourselves, we understand the reasons to avoid an agency you haven't worked with. To reward you for giving us a chance, we'll include a $1,000 bonus on your 1st paycheck, when you work your 1st assignment (of 8 weeks or more) with us.Fully vaccinated

    travelers required ; Medical/Religious Exemptions provided upon


    UPH will not

    consider your candidate if their permanent address resides within 60 miles.

    UnityPoint Health - RN Room:
    As a member of the interdisciplinary team,

    contributes professional nursing knowledge and skills in the provision and

    management of care to patients and their families. Maintains a practice environment that

    reflects the ANA Code for Nurses, Philosophy of Nursing at UnityPoint Health

    within the structure of the Professional Nurse Practice Model and in collaboration

    with other care givers.

    The OR is a 9-suite department that performs a variety of surgical cases in the following specialty areas: cardiothoracic, vascular, robotics, orthopedics, general surgery, gynecology, neurosurgery, urology, podiatry and plastics. We offer opportunities for continuous learning and professional growth related to the perioperative arena and are very proud of our structured and robust orientation program centered around the Periop 101 program through AORN - The Association for Perioperative Registered Nurses

    Clinical Excellence/Patient Care

    Assesses the needs of

    patients and families, providing appropriate teaching and making the necessary

    referrals to provide continuity of care.

    Develops an individual

    plan of care using a collaborative approach with the patient/family and health

    care team.

    Promptly completes

    documentation to assure an accurate legal record of patient's care.

    Delivers high quality

    care utilizing the nursing process while demonstrating knowledge and clinical

    skills of the specialty required on assigned unit in accordance with

    established policies, procedures and standards of care.

    Utilizes holistic

    approach (considering biopsychosocial, spiritual, educational, safety, and

    related criteria) appropriate to the age of the patients and families served in

    the assigned service area.

    Delegates and provides

    direction for other healthcare providers and hold them accountable for their

    involvement in the plan of care

    Utilizes critical thinking in making independent judgments, and

    maintains responsibility and accountability for the knowledge of conditions of

    assigned patients.

    Development & Patient Education

    Continues professional

    development and involvement in professional activities that enhance nursing

    practice by sharing knowledge through networking and research.

    Assess and chooses

    teaching strategies appropriate to the patient's and their families' age

    specific needs, culture, gender, readiness to learn and level of comprehension.

    Consults appropriate

    resources within the hospital to provide specialized education.

    Demonstrates knowledge that patient and workplace safety is a priority

    by preventing errors, accidents and infections and reporting potential or

    actual concerns immediately.

    Basic UPH Performance Criteria

    Demonstrates the

    UnityPoint Health Values and Standards of Behaviors as well as adheres to

    policies and procedures and safety guidelines.

    Demonstrates ability to

    meet business needs of department with regular, reliable attendance.

    Employee maintains

    current licenses and/or certifications required for the position.--

    Practices and reflects knowledge of HIPAA,

    JCAHO, DNV, OSHA and other federal/state regulatory agencies guiding


    Completes all annual education and competency

    requirements within the calendar year.

    Is knowledgeable of

    hospital and department compliance requirements for federally funded healthcare

    programs (e.g. Medicare and Medicaid) regarding fraud, waste and abuse.

    Brings any questions or concerns regarding compliance

    to the immediate attention of hospital administrative staff. Takes appropriate action on concerns reported

    by department staff related to compliance.

    Submission Requirements

    1 year current hospital experience - Required

    Current OR experience - Required

    BSN - Preferred

    Certification Requirements

    BLS (AHA)

    State License Requirements


    Compact Allowed

    About the Facility

    Hospital is a 204-bed, not-for-profit community hospital serving the Cedar

    Valley. is an affiliate hospital of UnityPoint Health, which cares for

    one of every three patients in Iowa.

    Hospital is the busiest hospital in the Cedar Valley. We care for

    more inpatients, outpatients, emergency patients and cardiac patients than any

    other hospital in our 10-county service area. United Medical Park and Prairie

    Parkway offer outpatient care in facilities that are built for your comfort and

    convenience. We strive to fulfill Henry 's legacy, and we think he would

    be pleased to see that his promise remains well-kept.


    To improve the health of the people and communities we serve.


    To provide the best outcome for every patient every time.




    Health has a vision for health care, and it starts with you: "Best outcome for every patient every



    team of professionals communicates with you to clearly and effectively address

    your health care in the most appropriate setting: whether that is a clinic, a

    hospital or at home. Our 32,000 employees, including home care experts, our

    hospital teams and more than 1,100 doctors and specialists, focus on your care,

    your concerns and your health. We are constantly looking for better ways to

    work together to improve the way health care is delivered.Quality Clinicians Job ID #t34661. Pay package is based on 12 hour shifts and 36 hours per week (subject to confirmation) with tax-free stipend amount to be determined.About Quality CliniciansWe are travelers building the kind of agency we always wanted, while still working assignments.We are transparent. Our clinicians are just as important to us as our customers.We only hire clinicians we'd be glad to work with on the same unit. If approved, you will get your own admin dedicated to helping you with everything before, during, and after each assignment for your entire time with us.--
    • Weekly pay
    • Cancelation protection
    • Holiday Pay
    • Guaranteed Hours
    • 401k retirement plan
    • Medical benefits
    • Dental benefits
    • Vision benefits
    • Referral bonus

Keywords: Quality Clinicians, Waterloo , Travel Nurse RN - OR - Operating Room - $3,800 per week, Healthcare , Waterloo, Iowa

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