Silver Cross Surgery Center, our newest ASC venture under the USPI umbrella is seeking a PRN OR RN to join the talented staff in New Lennox!
The OR Registered Nurse is responsible for the nursing activities related to care of the patient experiencing an operative or other invasive procedures.
The staff member can expect to care for adult patients, including the older adult through geriatric, and pediatric patients from 1 month through adolescence.
Provide direct and individualized nursing care to patients based on the application of scientific nursing principles.
Monitors patients’ vital signs
Conducts pre-and post-operative education
Serve as the communication liaison to family and members of the operating team
Reports adverse reactions to medications or treatments in accordance with the policy regarding the administration of medications by a licensed registered nurse
Monitors patients’ physical and emotional well-being throughout the care continuum
Performs other position-related duties as assigned, depending on assignment setting