RN - OR (PT) - Palms West Surgery Center - HCA ASD
Job: Nursing - Professional
OR RN (PT) - Palms West Surgery Center
BASIC JOB PURPOSE:
The Registered Professional Nurse assumes the responsibility of planning, executing, and evaluating the nursing care given to surgical patients and has patient contact during the immediate pre-, intra-, and immediate post-operative periods, monitors the activities of all nursing staff during the procedure to which she/he is assigned; demonstrates clinical skills, and serves as team leader during on-call emergency situations.
Other staff personnel as assigned and appropriate.
May advance to Charge Nurse - Operating Room
AGE OF POPULATION SERVED:
The patient care requirements include those of pediatric, child and adolescent patients when these patient populations are served, as well as the adult and geriatric.
Ability to scrub and circulate desired. Knowledge of pre-op assessment, care planning setting up and maintaining sterile field, and providing safe environment for the surgical patient
Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing.
One-year operating room experience preferred.
LICENSURE / CERTIFICATION
1. Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the state of Florida
2. CPR certified in Basic Life Support; ACLS preferred.
3. Certification (CNOR) is preferred.
This is a part-time 20hrs per work week position
At its founding in 1968, Nashville-based HCA was one of the nation's first hospital companies. Today, we are the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, a company comprised of locally managed facilities that includes about 163 hospitals and 109 freestanding surgery centers in 20 states and England and employing approximately 199,000 people. Approximately four to five percent of all inpatient care delivered in the country today is provided by HCA facilities. Richard M. Bracken serves as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of HCA, and R. Milton Johnson is the company’s President and Chief Financial Officer