RN - Outpatient Surgery in Atlanta, GA at Prestige Staffing

Date Posted: 11/2/2019

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Job Description

JobID: 24111

The Surgery Center Registered Nurse is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and coordinating patient care from admission to discharge. The Registered Nurse is responsible for the achievement of patient outcomes in accordance with the mission, vision, and values of the facility.

Key Responsibilities:

  • History and physical assessment of patient
  • Complete review of medical records
  • Communicates with members of healthcare team
  • Monitors vital signs, recognizes emergencies and notifies the appropriate personnel
  • Maintains an environment that promotes safety
  • Explains discharge instructions to patient, family, responsible adult
  • Prepares and restocks recovery area
  • Assists with postoperative patient calls.

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of an Accredited School of Nursing.
  • At least two years of hospital experience preferred.
  • Current State licensure to practice in the State of Georgia
  • PALS certification required
  • Successful completion of Basic Life Support (BLS)