Community Health Systems RN - Operating Room - Days in Venice, Florida

Description:

The Registered Nurses in the OR/Surgical Area are responsible for coordinating and overseeing care delivered with an interdisciplinary approach, utilizing the nursing process which includes assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation. They direct and provide patient teaching activities, and maintain standards of professional nursing practice. Nurses ensure documentation of records is accurate, complete and complies with all policies and procedures. They participate in efforts to improve patient care through education, Quality and Safety initiatives, and provide leadership direction and guidance to ancillary staff, and other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Educational/Training Requirements

  • R.N.graduate of a School of Nursing.

Certificates, Licenses, and Registration

  • Currently licensed to practice nursing in the State of Florida.

  • BLS / ACLS / PALS(American Heart Association) required .

  • TNCC preferred

  • Other certificates as required by area of clinical specialty.

Skills and Experience

  • Previous experience preferred as a staff nurse in acute care clinical setting.

  • 2 years previous experience in OR preferred.

  • 1-3 years scrubbing and circulating experience preferred

  • Able to work under stressful conditions.

  • Good oral and written communication skills.

  • Must be able to communicate to patients,hospital staff and visitors in a concerned and caring way, demonstrating the Standards of Excellence.

  • Able to maintain confidentiality of information.

  • Willingness to accept responsibility.

  • Ability to direct ancillary staff andorganize work assignments.

  • Leadership skills essential to the position.

Job: Perioperative Services

Organization: Venice Regional Bayfront Health

Location: FL-Venice

Requisition ID: 1731619