Create a Job Alert.

Enter your email below to save this search and receive job recommendations for similar positions.
Thank you. We'll send jobs matching these to
You already suscribed to this job alert.
0 suggestions are available, use up and down arrow to navigate them
What job do you want?

Registered Nurse (RN) - Bariatrics job in Las Cruces at Memorial Medical Center

Create Job Alert.

Get similar jobs sent to your email

List of Jobs

Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Registered Nurse (RN) - Bariatrics at Memorial Medical Center

Registered Nurse (RN) - Bariatrics

Memorial Medical Center Las Cruces, NM Full Time
Memorial Medical Center

Provides direct patient care to patients using the nursing process in accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice.

Enters initial placement of the patient in the tracker & the In-take of patient

Collection of any diagnostic results done by other physicians if available (pH, Manometry, UGI, EGD and Pathology)

Responsible for initiating a New Patient Consult once all available diagnostics have been collected. Updating the tracker with the New Patient Consult date

Ensures all tests ordered by the Surgeon have been set up and updates tracker. Monitors tracker to ensure results are received in a timely manner, scanned into the chart and read by the Surgeon.

Educates the Heartburn patients about their diagnostic procedures (pH, Manometry, UGI, EGD) and letting the patient know of the approximate time required for testing.

Pre-op and Post-op Patient education for all Heartburn procedures (TIFF, LINX, Nissen, Stretta)

The RN will ensure all educational books are made up and ready for patients, to include the Spanish versions

Rounds on all Heartburn Surgical Patients makes all post-op follow-up calls with the patients.

Conducts 2 Week follow-up and diet education for all Heartburn patients

Data Collection for PI measures identified by the Director

Responsible for pH and all Monometry testing for the center and the hospital

Minimum Education: Graduate of a School of Nursing program. 

Minimum Experience: Experience in an acute care facility preferred.

Certification/Licensure: Current New Mexico or compact RN license.  Current CPR required.

LifePoint Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities for all applicants and employees and complies with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of color, race, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, veterans’ status or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Recommended Skills

  • Nursing
  • Health Care
  • Registered Nurse Certified
  • Testing
  • Hospitals
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?

Help us improve CareerBuilder by providing feedback about this job:

Job ID: 7416-10067

CareerBuilder TIP

For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction. Learn more.

By applying to a job using CareerBuilder you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the CareerBuilder Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with the Terms and Conditions and both meet and comply with their provisions.