Mishawaka, IN
Posted 3 weeks ago

Location: Mishawaka, IN

Shift: Day : 0700-1930, 13 Weeks contract

Shift time varies Hours per week will vary; Call is required 15 days a month Two weekends a month. Weekend / Holiday rotation will vary

Start date: ASAP

Job Description:

As a CVOR Nurse, you will play a crucial role in assisting surgeons with tasks involved during surgical procedures which include operating cardiopulmonary bypass/heart-lung machines, administering and monitoring anesthesia, and more. You should be calm and responsive, have the ability to perform under pressure, and be an effective communicator. Key responsibilities include:

  1. Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Conduct and document patient assessments

    • Ensure that proper protocol is followed throughout surgeries

    • Administer and monitor anesthesia

    • Monitor vital signs

    • Ensure patient safety

    • Apply wound dressings

    • Ensure that surgical instruments are sterile

    • Provide education to patients and their families

    • Plan, assess, and evaluate patient care plan before, during, and after surgical procedures

    • Administer medications

    • Maintain records of the outcomes of surgical procedures

    • Assist physicians in the creation and implementation of individualized treatment plans for patients

  2. Education and Experience:

    • Bachelor’s degree in nursing.

    • Must have 2 years of recent RN CVOR experience.

  3. Certifications:

    • Current and Valid RN License required.

    • BLS and ACLS Certification required.

  4. Other requirements:

    • Fully vaccinated for COVID-19

This position requires a compassionate, detail-oriented individual with excellent communication and critical thinking skills. You will need a Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing (BSN) and a valid state Registered Nurse (RN) license. Prior experience in an acute care setting and additional certifications in nursing are highly desirable.

Job Features

Job Category

Nursing, Surgical



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