RN Circulator Part-Time Idaho Surgery Center

Location
Caldwell, Idaho
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Feb 02, 2018
Closes
Mar 14, 2018
Ref
00092-3760
Specialty
Med / Surg
Contract Type
Permanent

An outpatient surgery center for West Valley Medical Center, Idaho Surgery Center provides expert surgeons and support staff, state of the art facilities and safety-focused programs that combine the best technology for outpatient surgeries. Our expertly trained staff and board certified physicians are focused on treating everyone like family.

If you are looking for a small-town, friendly environment with a big-city commitment to high-quality patient care, this is the right facility for you.  You can apply your training and skills in a professional atmosphere where they will be valued. You will be part of a community facility where your contributions are appreciated and your voice is heard - where work force diversity is encouraged and personal growth is supported.

RN Circulator: Part-Time, No Weekends & No Call

Under the direction of the Department Director, Manager and/or Clinical Nurse Supervisor, provides high quality, cost-effective nursing care, meeting the medical, psycho/social, spiritual, emotional and educational needs of day surgery patients. Serves in a cross functional role, performing Day Surgery/PACU/Endoscopy duties. Performs related assessments, planning, procedures/treatments, evaluations and updates of patient plan of care that assures and maintains high quality care for all assigned patients. Provides nursing care consistent with established nursing policies, protocols, and professional standards, and acts as a patient/family advocate to assure appropriate provision of patient care and to protect patients' rights.

Safely and effectively performs Day Surgery/PACU/Endoscopy procedures and treatments, maintaining sterile technique. Preps patient for surgery, coordinates anesthesiologist pre-op visit; administers pre-op meds as ordered; communicates/coordinates allergies/problems or other information to physicians, staff, and other departments as appropriate. Demonstrates appropriate airway management, vital sign, O2 saturation and EKG monitoring. Demonstrates competence in the knowledge and use of endoscopy equipment. For PACU, ensures dressings, tubes and drains are secured at end of procedure; applies splints, immobilizers and slings as needed; and safely transports patient to next level of care. Provides effective report to unit nurse. Gives discharge instructions to patients and families.


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