PreOP/PACU RN

Employer
The Surgery Center of Chevy Chase
Location
Chevy Chase, MD, US
Salary
Competitve
Posted
Aug 22, 2017
Closes
Sep 22, 2017
Ref
308d0d482
Specialty
OR / PACU
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Description

We are seeking a PreOP/PACU RNto join our team!You will be responsible for the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of assigned patients.

Responsibilities:

  • Administer nursing care to ill, injured, or disabled patients
  • Diagnose and establish patient treatment plans
  • Monitorand report changes in patient symptoms or behavior
  • Communicate with collaborating physicians orspecialists regarding patientcare
  • Educate patients about health maintenance and disease prevention
  • Facilitatereferrals to other healthcare professionals and medical facilities
  • Maintain accurate patient medical records
  • Provide advice and emotional support to patients and their family members

Qualifications:

  • Previous nursingexperience in an ASC Environment
  • Familiarity with medical software and equipment
  • Ability to build rapport with patients
  • Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment
  • Amenable to variable shifts, 10 hr work day
  • Able to remain until patients are discharged, which may include evening 2-3x/wk
  • Minimum years experience in PACU area, 3-5 yrs
Company Description

Busy multi-specialty ambulatory surgery center in downtown Chevy Chase, Maryland (primarily OrthoSpine surgery, Pain Management, Podiatry, some ENT and Plastics

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