HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Operating Room Nurse PRN in Las Vegas, Nevada
The Registered Nurse in this area assumes the responsibility of team leader utilizing the nursing process in planning, executing, and evaluating the nursing care given to the surgical patient during the intra-operative period. Applies knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span to identify patient and family requirements relative to age specific needs.
Plans and delivers safe, effective intra-operative nursing care until patient is transferred from his/her care to that of the recovery R.N. Nursing care meets current standards of the profession, the policies / procedures of the center and is appropriate to the center’s patient population.
Carries out all physician orders.
Assists with various types of procedures
Assist anesthesia staff as required.
Assesses the physical and psychological health status of patients requiring surgical intervention.
Applies principles of surgical asepsis.
Maintains attention to detail with documentation of activities during the surgical procedure regarding use of supplies, equipment, and medications.
Verification of surgical site; appropriateness of operative consent(s); identification of patient and allergies
Interacts with patients, fellow employees, physicians, and other customers in a manner which encourages quality patient care, harmonious working relationships, positive customer relations, and which enhances the image and reputation of the center.
Acts as a liaison between patient, physician, family, and other team members.
Teaches patients and their families/friends.
Assists in education and orientation of other staff members.
Assists with ancillary educational offerings and programs on a voluntary basis.
Communicates information to management.
Assists management in the formulation of solutions for resolving areas of concern.
NV RN license BLS and ACLS 1-3 years experience
Title: Operating Room Nurse PRN
Location: Nevada-Las Vegas-Specialty Surgicare of Las Vegas
Requisition ID: 03488-2315