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Operating Room


Cherokee Regional Medical Center

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Operating Room

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7am-3:30pm; M-F call 1-2x per week



About the Position

***Pre-Op, PACU and Circulating**** Must have Scrub, Circulate and PACU experience. Skills checklist for all please.  Call1-2 times per week and at least every 3rd weekend. Response time- 30 minutes OR Details •# suites- 2 suites and an Endo suite •# of cases per day – up to 15- sometimes 20 if they have cataracts or pain cases scheduled; Pain cases are performed in the endo room •Required Certifications- BLS, ACLS, PALS •Common Cases- Everything except for head, heart and back •Experience or 'Must have' skills- Ortho and General; the rest of the areas are preferred •Scrubbing required  •OR techs- 1 Tech •EMR- Epic •Shifts & Scheduling- must be flexible with schedule as they do not have their own surgeon in-house and have to work with the traveling surgeon’s schedule -  will guarantee 40 hours a week; normally M-F and 6:30am is the normal start time •Weeknight/Call Requirement- yes •Weekend/Call Requirement 1-2 nights a week; EOW (Friday night to Monday morning) •Holiday/Call Requirement - if needed •Is there a mandatory call/standby requirement? See call requirement above •What is call response time? 30 minutes (housing is important- if traveler is unable to find housing within 30 minutes of the facility, please reach out to CM) •Floating Requirements - Pre-op and PACU needed.  •Scrub Color/Dress Code- provided •Unit/Department specific orientation- General- virtual- 1 hour- facility will email link prior to start date. Floor Orientation- 1 day •Additional Notes- 1 year experience; will consider 1st time traveler •Reinforce flexibility- traveler must be flexible overall •CRNA’s, no anesthesiologist onsite •VERY Traveler friendly – hospital as well as entire town- very welcoming!

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