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OR Circulating RN-Surgery Center
Job Code:2017-MW-064
Location:Marginal Way
Department:ASU
Schedule:Full Time 32-40 hrs/wk
  

Job Responsibilities:

The Ambulatory Surgery Center Nurse is a licensed registered nurse with advanced specialized training in surgery settings.  The Surgical Nurse coordinates total nursing care for patients, participates in patient and family/significant other teaching and provides leadership by working collaboratively with other members of the Health Care Delivery Team.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS 
• Patient assessment is continuous and is documented on the Operating Room record according to policy
• Nursing interventions are prioritized to provide optimum patient outcomes
• Knowledge and consideration of potential complications in the care of the peri-operative patient is demonstrated by appropriate patient supplies and organized set up and is reflected in the Nursing Plan of Care
• Knowledge of anesthetic techniques (general, regional, local) and surgical procedures is demonstrated by documentation and the Nursing Plan of Care
• Safety is demonstrated by maintaining the patient free from injury during the peri-operative experience
• Established policies and procedures for aseptic technique will be adhered to
• Competency with patient care protocols is demonstrated by patient monitoring and documentation
• Patient transfer/transport is patient focused and transition is efficient
• Maintaining confidentiality in all aspects of patient care
• Respect patient and family human rights at all times
• Maintain patient advocate role at all times


Job Qualifications:
• Successful completion of RN program, BSN preferred
• Active unencumbered Maine license
• Previous circulatoing experience required. Previous Ambulatory Surgery, preoperative, PACU experience preferred.
• ACLS and PALS preferred
• Caring and compassionate demeanor
• Excellent professional judgment, assessment taking, phone skills and decision making ability
• Ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks without sacrificing quality


Other Job Information (if applicable):
Full time, 40 hours a week. Department hours vary Monday through Friday 6:30am to 5:00pm

InterMed is an Equal Opportunity Employer. If you have any questions about this position, please contact us at jobs@intermed.com.
  

InterMed is an Equal Opportunity Employer.