Operating Room Registered Nurse
Location: Estes Park
Posted on: October 12, 2018
trustaff is currently seeking an experienced Operating Room Nurse for a full-time, direct-hire position with a medical facility located in Estes Park, CO. Day shift. Required to FLOAT all areas as needed. Graduate from an accredited nursing program, with a current Colorado RN licensure. NRP. American Heart Association CPR certified. ACLS, PALS within 6 months of hire. 1-2 years previous experience in OR preferred. Use the nursing process (A.P.I.E.) to meet the needs of patients of all ages, diagnosis, patient classification, in all practice areas; OR, PACU (Recovery room, Pre-Op) and GI Lab. Performs treatments in a safe and effective manner. Administers medications in a timely and safe manner. Maintains responsibility for preparation, interpretation and evaluation of test data. Demonstrates knowledge and skills to act appropriately in the Charge Nurse Role. Demonstrates knowledge and participates in education, discharge planning and counseling of patients and significant other. Demonstrates commitment to professional growth and competency. Promotes positive interpersonal relationships. Maintains confidentiality of all patient and hospital information. Practices according to professional and ethical standards as described by State and Professional organizations. Provides care to patients in Pre-Op area, Operating Room and GI Lab, PACU in a professional and anticipatory manner. Performs all sterile activity utilizing aseptic technique. Assists Anesthesia with intubation and extubation as needed. Takes responsibility for all activities in the OR as the Patient Advocate while Circulating. Take responsibility to make sure a proper Time Out is performed prior to incision per P&P. Performs accurate and timely documentation of all medical records, ie OR Record, PACU Record, Medication reconciliation, pre-op record. Performs accurate intra-op counts for sponges, instruments, and sharps according to P&P. Cares for specimens according to P&P. Exemplifies Customer Service. Promotes Teamwork with Open Communication. Participate in committees as assigned. Perform in accordance with all local, state, and federal laws and regulatory agency standards. Perform in accordance with EPMC vision, mission and goals. This position offers competitive salary and a comprehensive benefit plan. Call 877-###-#### for details, apply online or send resume to Associated topics: ccu, coronary, hospice, intensive, mhb, recovery, registed, registered nurse, staff nurse, tcu
Keywords: Trustaff, Denver , Operating Room Registered Nurse, Healthcare , Estes Park, Colorado
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