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Registered Nurse - Operating Room (OR) 1.5/6 Weekends

Job Reference: JIH03021231
Date Posted: 15 January 2020
Employer: Tower Health
Location: Phoenixville , Pennsylvania
Sector: Nursing
Contract Type: Full-Time
Closing Date: 11 February 2020

Job Description


Phoenixville Hospital is part of the Tower Health System, located at 140 Nutt Rd., Phoenixville, PA.

Tower Health is a strong, regional, integrated healthcare provider/payer system that offers leading-edge, compassionate healthcare and wellness services to a population of 2.5 million people. Together, our six hospitals and other entities provide a full range of medical care from prevention, screenings & education; to the latest clinical services and surgeries available; to rehabilitation. We also offer wellness programs & public health services that ensure our communities are the healthiest they can be. Our caring, highly trained physicians and staff are committed to patient safety and patient satisfaction.

With more than 11,000 team members, Tower Health includes Reading Hospital, a teaching hospital based in West Reading; Brandywine Hospital in Coatesville; Chestnut Hill Hospital, a teaching hospital in Philadelphia; Jennersville Hospital in West Grove; Phoenixville Hospital in Phoenixville; and Pottstown Hospital in Pottstown. We also operate Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing & Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences, & we have a comprehensive physician network.

Collaboration across Tower Health enables our hospitals, providers, leadership & staff to leverage best practices across the health system. Our hospitals have received national recognition for advanced care in areas such as neurosurgery and stroke, cardiac & vascular surgery, trauma, hematology & oncology. Reading HealthPlex, which opened at Reading Hospital in October 2016, combines state-of-the-art technology and world-class design to make the HealthPlex one of the most sophisticated surgical centers & inpatient facilities in the region.

At Tower Health, we have a rich history of providing high-quality, cost-effective care in the communities we serve. As the healthcare industry continues to change, one thing remains steadfast: Tower Health†s commitment to Advancing Health, Transforming Lives.


Responsibilities would include circulating for any emergent Operating Room cases in multiple specialties, including: general surgery, OB/GYN, urology, orthopedics, vascular, and neurology. Candidate would have oversight of the surgical technicians on the shift. Other duties would include utilization of time when no cases are scheduled, by stocking supplies, checking for out-dates, and maintaining survey readiness in the department. Critical thinking and critical judgement skills a must.



Graduate of an approved school of professional nursing. BSN/CNOR is preferred but not required.


One to three years of O.R. nursing experience in multiple specialties.

EPIC experience a plus, but will train.


Licensed and currently registered in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Valid Healthcare Provider CPR certification required

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