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Registered Nurse (Circulating Nurse) - Surgery

Company: Kansas Spine & Specialty Hospital
Location: Wichita
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Job Description:

Job DescriptionRegistered Nurse (RN)Kansas Spine & Specialty Hospital of Wichita, KS is looking to hire a full-time Registered Nurse (Circulating Nurse). Are you looking for a job that offers meaningful work? Do you want an opportunity to take your nursing career to the next level? Would you like to join a patient-centered hospital that values the contributions of its employees? If so, please read on!This registered nursing position in Surgery earns a competitive wage of $26.52 - $37.19/hour, depending on experience. We also offer great benefits, including health, dental, vision, paid time off (PTO), a 401(k) retirement plan with employer matching as well as Safe Harbor contributions, annual increases, employee bonuses, and new hire bonuses. If this sounds like the right management opportunity with our hospital for you, apply today!ABOUT KANSAS SPINE & SPECIALTY HOSPITALFounded in 2003, we are a regional center for the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the spine, neck, and joint. Dedicated to improving the quality of life for our patients, we practice a team approach to provide patients with access to a specialized team of surgeons, anesthesiologists, neuroradiologists, internal medicine physicians, and nurses. As a physician-owned hospital, we are uniquely motivated toward the success of our patients. Our mission is to help our patients return to their highest possible range of mobility and the activities they most enjoy.We strive to employ individuals who reflect our core values and exemplify certain standards of behavior. Our goal is to provide a superior experience to every life that we touch and that philosophy extends to our employees as well. To show our appreciation for all that they do, we offer our employees competitive pay as well as exceptional benefits and ample opportunities to build a successful and fulfilling career path.A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A REGISTERED NURSE As a Registered Nurse Supervisor, you are responsible for the preparation and care of patient during the peri-operative period. Provides direct nursing care to patients during their surgical procedures at the Hospital, in accordance with AORN standards. Works with Scrub Tech to confirm and enter accurate post surgical counts.In addition, you utilize the nursing process in assessment, evaluation, and intervention in patient care as provided in the operating room. Ensure Surgery is set up appropriately for each case, including using the surgeon preference card to review the supplies pulled for each case, for the next day. Prior to transporting the patient from Pre-op to OR identifies the patient, reviews with the patient the site and procedure to be performed and ensures the completion of the medical record, including and H&P. Demonstrates continued competence in assessing, treating, and caring for individuals based upon age-specific needs utilizing a developmental perspective. Assists anesthesiologist before, during and after case as indicated. Post surgery, visually verifies accuracy of Scrub Tech's count of items used during surgery (sponges, peanuts, needles, blades, cautery, cottonoids, injectables, instruments, implants, and any other product used during surgery) and accurately enters count into electronic charting. Completes all documentation to ensure the availability of accurate and up to date information in accordance with established standards. Adheres to established hospital safety requirements and procedures to ensure a safe working environment. Is knowledgeable of supplies and protocols in the event an emergency arises. Demonstrates the safe operation of equipment and machinery and follows procedures for reporting and correcting an unsafe situation. Communicates patient information to assure confidentiality and continuity of care. Performs duties as identified by hospital policies and procedures and in accordance with accepted AORN standards. Actively participates in the Quality Improvement program and other ongoing risk management and safety programs as part of the O.R. Team. You interact with all patients, families, visitors, and fellow employees in a mature, responsible manner to maintain a positive and professional hospital environment. Patient safety is a top priority for you, which is why you take great care to follow OSHA and other standards reviewed in annual training. Establishing a good rapport with your fellow colleagues comes naturally to you, and it brings you great fulfillment knowing you serve in such an important role as an RN within our Surgery department!QUALIFICATIONS FOR A REGISTERED NURSE SUPERVISOR (RN)

  • Associate degree from an accredited college or university
  • Valid license as a Registered Nurse in the state of Kansas
  • 1+ years of experience in surgery as circulating nurse
  • Current Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) certification
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification or the ability to obtain one within 60 days of being hiredA Bachelor of Science in nursing (BSN) is desired. Do you have excellent verbal and written communication skills? Are you highly organized and attentive to detail? Can you effectively prioritize tasks while demonstrating good time management? Are you able to mentor and inspire others to put forth their best effort? Do you work well both independently and as part of a team? If so, you might just be perfect for this nursing position in surgery!WORK SCHEDULEThis full-time nursing position in surgery works a typical schedule of 6:30 AM - 3 PM, Monday to Friday.READY TO JOIN OUR SURGERY TEAM?We understand your time is valuable, so we have a very quick and easy application process. If you feel that you would be right for this Registered Nurse (RN) job, please fill out our initial 3-minute, mobile-friendly application. We look forward to meeting you!Location: 67226

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Keywords: Kansas Spine & Specialty Hospital, Wichita , Registered Nurse (Circulating Nurse) - Surgery, Healthcare , Wichita, Kansas

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