Gastrointestinal and Eye Surgery Nurse in Surgery Center (Pe

Huntingdon Valley, PA
Nov 05, 2019
Nov 17, 2019
Contract Type
Per Diem

  • High School diploma or GED
  • Valid licensure required
  • Valid registration required
  • Previous experience required

  • Ambulatory Surgery Center PER DIEM Nursing opportunity available in Operating Room (Ophthalmology and GI)

    No weekends, holidays or on call!

    Position Summary:

    The Registered Nurse in the Operating Room (Ophthalmology and GI) provides nursing care to patients and also performs non-patient care duties as assigned. Where appropriate, must be able to assess treatment and care for specific patient population. Should possess the ability to understand and react effectively to their 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. 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.

    Recruitment Requirements:

    Graduate of accredited School of Nursing

    Licensed Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

    Minimum of 2 years 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.

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