Expiration dateDecember 25, 2021
Career LevelEntry Level
Registered Nurse with valid Maryland license
1+ year of experience
Must have ACLS , BLS
MUST have PACU Experience
MUST have Pre-op Experience
Experience working in a surgery center is preferred
The Registered Nurse will be responsible for the following:
Prepare for arrival of patients to the surgery center by ensuring that proper supplies and equipment are available.
Review the patient chart and health history to assure that the necessary pre-operative evaluations have been completed.
Ensure that consent form has been signed.
Admit and prepare patients for surgery.
Provide ongoing information to the patient and his caregiver to assure that they understand all procedures and feel as comfortable as possible.
Perform nursing assessment of patient, start IV and ordered medications.
Communicate with other health care team members to assure continuity of care.
Receive patient in the recovery room after surgery. Assess and evaluate the patient.
Continuously monitor the patient during his recovery phase.
Document the status of the patient and the care provided.
Provide discharge instructions to the patient and caregiver
Document charges for all supplies used during the pre-op and recovery phase.
Perform follow up patient assessment by calling the patient the day after surgery.
Complete all necessary documentation on Recovery Room nurses’ record.
Perform other duties as assigned.