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Surgical Services Registered Nurse / OR RN

Alexandria Bay, NY

Job ID: KMC505 Job Type: Nursing Opportunities - Staff Level

Job Title: RN - ASU (Scrub and Circ) - Full Time

Location: Alexandria Bay, New York

 

POSITION TITLE:                                     Registered Nurse   -Scrub and Circulation Nurse  

DEPARTMENT:                                         Ambulatory Surgery Unit                 

REPORTS TO:                                             Surgical Services Director   

 

Job purpose:

A clinically competent registered, licensed nurse who provides immediate, specialized care with a multidisciplinary Ambulatory Surgery service provider team.   Must possess the basic and advanced theoretical knowledge and practical skills.   This position is specific to scrub and circulation. 

Qualifications

Valid and current registration, NYS RN license, BLS, ACLS, and PALS certification within the first six months of hire.

Preferred minimum of two years of peri-operative nursing experience.  

 Demonstrates knowledge of growth and development across the life span and the ability to use that knowledge to individualize the plan and delivery of care. Utilizing the nursing process, the RN is responsible for directing and coordinating nursing care for the patient in ASU in accordance with the policies and procedures of the Nursing Department. The nursing practice is flexible and diversified and includes a variety of nursing roles which incorporate both behavioral and technical components of nursing. The scope of practice includes that of a circulator, scrub and educator. Responsibilities include directing unlicensed employee activity, synthesizing patient information, assessment of patients, planning of care/intervention, teaching patients/family, implementation of treatment plan/MD orders, and evaluation of care rendered. The RN must effectively communicate and document data relevant to the care of the patient. In addition, the RN collaborates with other professional disciplines to ensure safe and effective patient care delivery and the achievement of desired patient outcomes.  Participates in patient education, discharge planning and timely patient follow-up.It is the employee’s responsibility to know the requirements for certification, limited permit and licensure for their individual profession. It is also the responsibility of the employee to notify the employer of the status of any certification or licensure issue or potential issue. The employee will comply with all of the requirements outlined by the New York State Office of professions for the particular profession. 

 

JOB#: KC23

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