Registered Nurse- Registered Nurse 2-Perioperative

Employer
Providence Hospital, DC
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Jul 17, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description: Job ID: 172874 Registered Nurse- RN 2-Perioperative/ Providence Hospital DC/ FT Rotating/ 40 Hours Weekly Washington, District of Columbia Regular / Rotating Additional Job Information Title: RN 2-Perioperative City, State: Washington, DC Location: Providence Hospital DC Department: PreSurgery 001 Additional Job Details: FT Rotating, 40 Hours Weekly Rooted in the loving ministry of Jesus as healer, we serve all persons with joy, care, and respect, giving special attention to persons who are poor and vulnerable. Our Catholic health ministry improves the health of individuals and of our community with compassion and justice. Providence Hospital is staffed by a diverse and talented group of medical professionals committed to the core values that shaped our original patient experience in 1861. Job Summary: The RN 2-Perioperative delivers professional nursing care in the preoperative and postoperative settings to patients undergoing surgical or other invasive procedures. Responsibilities:Implements and monitors patient care plans.Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate.Serves as a primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care.Notes and carries out physician and nursing orders.Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.Coordinates with surgical team and sterile processing to ensure instrumentation and implants are readily available for planned procedures prior to patient entering the surgical suite.Serves as primary coordinator to achieve timely turnover between surgical procedures.Manages the processing of patient speciments according to esatblished organizational policy and procedures. Qualifications Licenses/Certifications/Registration:Required Credential(s):BLS Provider obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.Licensed Registered Nurse obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Education & Experience:Associate's Degree in Nursing or a Diploma from an accredited nursing school required.Two years of experience as a Registered Nurse, on a Perioperative unit required. To view our job openings, visit . To apply for a position online, click the careers page, then the "Apply Now" button. From this screen, you will be able to search for all job openings or customize your search to a specific job positing. Providence is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. Please click the link below for more information. Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants. Providence Hospital a member of Ascension Health, participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information. Share: