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Nursing Careers
at Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Perioperative & OR Nursing

At Barnes-Jewish Hospital, OR nurses find the kind of fast-paced environment that will test their professional judgment and critical thinking skills, and encourage tremendous growth. It’s an exhilarating place to build a nursing career. Here, you’ll work with world-renowned surgeons and anesthesiologists…assist on unique and complex procedures….work with the latest technologies and treatments…and play a vital role in developing new procedures and treatment protocols. In fact, people from all over the nation and the world come to Barnes-Jewish for our surgical specialties.

  • Orthopedic Surgery. As a Level 1 Trauma Center, Barnes-Jewish provides intensive treatment for multiple trauma patients and such complex cases as total joint reconstruction, spinal corrections, oncology procedures, and hand surgeries.
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery provides services for patients who require complex cardiovascular procedures, lung-volume reduction surgery, lung transplants and implantation of cardiac assist devices. .
  • ENT at Barnes-Jewish is nationally recognized as a leader in head and neck surgeries for their advancements in areas such as free flap reconstruction, acoustic neuroma surgery, trauma plastic surgery, and cochlear implants.
  • General Surgery provides care for patients who require laparoscopic cholecystectomies, liver resection, carotid endarterectomies, open and endovascular aortic aneurysm repair, and liver and kidney transplant.
  • Our Neurosurgery center is the Midwest’s leader in stereotactic neurosurgery, micro-neurosurgery, and aneurysm repair, performing over 1,500 procedures each year.
  • Our Transplant Services offer one of the world’s only comprehensive programs that feature virtually every type of transplant available today.
  • Gynecology provides services for patients who require diagnostic laparoscopies, hysterectomies, laser ablation, and anterior/posterior repairs.
  • Our Ophthalmology services are recognized worldwide for our groundbreaking work in retinal and glaucoma surgery, and for specialties such as orbital and plastic technology and corneal transplants.
  • Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) nurses help in post-anesthesia recovery and provide patient/family teaching based on identified needs.  
  • Urology provides care for patients who require prostatectomy, ESWL, cystoscopy, and stent placements. Our advanced technology includes the use of the daVinci robot for urologic procedures.

Linda, Staff Nurse

Linda, Staff Nurse, talks about her career in the Center for Pre-Op Assessment and Planning.

 

We offer the most exciting surgical nursing careers in St. Louis

Learn more. Visit our Surgical and Specialty Services information section.

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