1.Assess, plan, implement and evaluate patient care needs.
2. Documents patient care in the healthcare record according to established standards.
3. Directs and delegates care to other team members in accordance with their education, credentials, and demonstrated competence.
4.Ensures own professional effectiveness through education and professional development
5. Participates in the development of and maintains established hospital policies, procedures and objectives, quality improvement, safety, environmental and infection prevention program.
6.Performs other duties as assigned.
An RN with a minimum of 3 years OR experience with both Scrub and Circulating experience. Needs to also be able to float to the PACU as our Medical Center is a smaller, Critical Access OR with 4-newly constructed OR Suites.
Any major Surgery Center that included Ortho, Neuro, Gastro/Endo and General Surgery.
•Graduate of an approved school of nursing required.
•BSN preferred or current enrollment in a BSN program.
•Specialty certification preferred.
• PACU experience
•2-years experience as an Operating Room staff nurse or previous Surgical Tech experience preferred.
•Ability to independently scrub and circulate major cases in full service O.R. preferred.
•Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to apply age specific principles of growth and development and life stages to meet each patient’s needs.
•Current Registered Nurse licensure in the state in which nurse will be practicing.
•Current BLS (Basic Life Support) certification required at date of hire