Community Health Systems RN - Surgical Services, Occasional in Enterprise, Alabama

Description:

To perform Registered Nurse nursing care duties for the surgical patient in accordance with Nursing Standards of Care and AORN Standards. Is responsible for the nursing care of the surgical patient; the implementation and evaluation of that care utilizing the Nursing Process. A member of the surgical team linking sterile and non-sterile fields. The Registered Nurse is the supervisor of the operating room during the surgical procedure; maintains OR records, assists anesthesia when needed, keeps patient's family informed of patient's condition; assures patient's safety and comfort; assists scrub team in maintaining sterile field; controls and maintains equipment and supplies.

Qualifications

Education:

  • Must be a graduate from an accredited School of Nursing

License/Certifications:

  • Must be currently licensed by the Alabama Board of Nursing as a Registered Nurse.

  • Must be current and maintain Basic Life Support (BLS)

  • Must be current and maintain Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)

  • Must be current and maintain PALS Pedicatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)

Experience:

  • Desirable characteristics include at least two years of experience in a hospital or medically related environment.

  • Must be able to demonstrate knowledge and skills to provide care appropriate to the age of patients served.

  • Must demonstrate knowledge of principles of growth and development over the life span and possess the ability to assess data reflective of the patient s status and interpret appropriate information needed to identify each patient s requirement relative to the patient s needs and to provide care needed as described by MCE policy and procedure.

Job: Perioperative Services

Organization: Medical Center Enterprise

Location: AL-Enterprise

Requisition ID: 1744976