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Registered Nurse Preop/PACU - Per Diem - Specialty Surgical Center

Surgical Care Affiliates Sparta, NJ
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Per Diem
Job Description
Location: US-NJ-Sparta
Type: Pool
# of Openings: 1

Overview

Specialty Surgical Center, an affiliate of Surgical Care Affiliates, is currently seeking an Registered Nurse Preop/PACU (Per Diem).

We are looking for someone to work a minimum of one day per week or as needed - FLEXIBLE HOURS AND SHIFTS - INCREDIBLE CENTER TO WORK AT!

Our goal is to provide the highest quality of outpatient care in a state-of-the-art medical facility. Physicians and patients alike find that many types of procedures can be performed safely in an outpatient or ambulatory center often making it the preferred setting for both a physician and most importantly for a patient. We understand that a surgical procedure can be stressful. Our professional and caring staff does its best to relieve the anxiety often associated with surgery. The collaboration at the Center between our outstanding physicians and experienced nursing staff is unsurpassed. We've performed thousands of successful procedures, sending patients home the same day to continue their speedy recovery.

Benefits:
  • Lunch and dinner provided on busy days, employee recognition events, annual bonuses and raises
  • No holidays or call


Accountabilities / Responsibilities

The primary responsibility of this position is to:
  • Provides nursing care to ensure the safety of the patient.
  • Directs and assists in carrying out safe aseptic & sterile techniques and procedures.
  • To perform various tasks as an OR circulator.
  • Assumes responsibility that the OR is prepared room for the patient and procedure.
  • Assist in transporting patient to O.R. and checks patient record for a appropriate pre-op preparation and procedures.
  • Verifies that appropriate surgical prep is completed.
  • Completes documentation for O.R. records, laboratory requisitions, and patient chart including medications and physician orders.
  • Supervises and assists with the proper, safe positioning of the patient.
  • Performs sponge, needle, and instrument counts and documentation of sa me.
  • Takes ownership for all surgical specimens properly.
  • Secures emergency equipment and supplies as needed.
  • Provides assistance to teammates, surgeons, and anesthesia.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.
  • Good communication skills that promote safe patient care.


Qualifications

  • Associate's or Bachelor's degree in Nursing-graduate of an accredited Nursing program
  • Current Nursing License Required
  • One or more years of preoperative and PACU experience required
  • Must have American Heart Association basic life support (BLS) certification


EEO Statement

We value Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging at Surgical Care Affiliates: SCA is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin, disability and genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug - free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

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Skills Required

SCA, a leader in the outpatient surgery industry, strategically partners with health plans, medical groups and health systems across the country to develop and optimize surgical facilities. SCA operates more than 210 surgical facilities, including ambulatory surgery centers and surgical hospitals, in partnership with approximately 7,500 physicians. For more information on SCA, visit www.scasurgery.com.

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Surgical Care Affiliates

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