Outpatient Surgical Nurse

NTG Groups, LLC

Outpatient Surgical Nurse

Fort Bragg, CA
Full Time
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    PRINCIPAL JOB DUTIES:

    • Possess strong written and oral communication skills; including computer proficiency to include facility computerized systems.
    • Exhibits strong teamwork, organizational, interpersonal and customer relations skills.
    • Demonstrates understanding and compliance with regulatory agency requirements and survey readiness standards.
    • Utilizes patient care planning and implementation of the nursing process according to ASPAN, The Joint Commission, and CDPH standards for patient progress toward desired outcomes.
    • Evaluates transformation of care, pre-op & discharge teaching and planning to include drug reconciliation.
    • Assesses, plans, implements and evaluates the care of patients seen in the Outpatient Center across all phases of care within perianesthesia services.
    • Maintains general knowledge and competencies to support Endoscopy and Pain procedures on an as needed basis.
    • Maintains fiscal responsibility of the unit; monitors supply availability and utilization, check for outdates, accountability for charting accuracy and appropriately documentation of utilization charges.
    • Seeks out opportunities for enhanced knowledge and sustained relevance to current practice standards.
    • Effectively utilizes resources and time in order to plan and perform nursing care and other assigned duties
    • QUALIFICATIONS:
    • Graduate of accredited school of registered nursing
    • Current California RN license
    • Current American Healthcare Association ACLS and CPR certification required; and PALS preferred.
    • Minimum one year recent acute care/perianesthesia experience preferred
    • Moderate Sedation, GI, and Patient Recovery experience preferred
    • Perioperative services/Perianesthesia national certification highly desirable.
    • Ability to communicate in Spanish highly desirable
    • Capable of performing position related physical requirements
    • REPORTS TO: Nurse Manager Surgical Services
    • EMPLOYEES SUPERVISED: None