Surgery Center Operating Room RN ( Per Diem )
SUMMARY OF JOB: The Registered Nurse in the Operating Room provides nursing care to patients and also performs non-patient care duties as assigned. Should possess the ability to understand and react effectively to their patients unique needs. Responsible for assessment, planning, implementing, evaluating and documentation of assigned patients. Provides leadership by working cooperatively with ancillary nursing and other patient team personnel in maintaining standards for professional nursing practice in the clinical setting. As a professional, assumes the role of educators for the development of new staff and assistant personnel. She/he anticipates the needs of the surgical team and provides such services while maintaining as aseptic and safe environment. The professional nurse functions according to the professional nursing law, according to professional standards and according to their level of knowledge and experience.
CONNECTING TO MISSION: All individuals, within the scope of their position are responsible to perform their job in light of the Mission & Values of the Holy Redeemer Health System. Regardless of position, every job contributes to the challenge of providing health care. There is an ongoing responsibility for ensuring that the values of Respect, Compassion, Justice, Hospitality, Holistic Approach, Stewardship and Collaboration are present in our interactions with one another and in the services we provide.
RECRUITMENT REQUIREMENTS: Graduate of accredited School of Nursing, licensed in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Minimum of 2 years of Operating Room experience, preferably in an ambulatory surgery environment. Must be knowledgeable of patient’s rights, the nursing process and its applications, and be able to communicate and work effectively with people. BLS certificate required and CNOR preferred.
LICENSE AND REGULATORY REQUIREMENTS:
Pennsylvania RN license