Operating Room Charge Nurse
Company: Surgicare Wichita
Posted on: November 10, 2019
Description SHIFT: No Weekends
HCA has been recognized as a--World---s Most Admired Company--in
the Health Care Medical Facilities Industry by--Fortune
Magazine.--The Ambulatory Surgery Division of HCA--operates and
jointly owns with physicians 130+ surgery centers across the United
States. Our cases are performed Monday-Friday which means--NO
nights, NO weekends, or On-call--will be required.--The size of our
surgery centers naturally creates a culture where everyone knows
one another with a shared focus on providing the best possible
experience for those that we serve. We are currently in search of
additional members to join our team!
$10,000 Sign-on Bonus for those who qualify!
Afew of the benefits we provide you: Tuition Reimbursement and
Student Loan Repayment Program Full Medical, Dental, Life,
Disability and Vision Insurance 401k (3%-9% match based on tenure)
New Extended Family Leave and PTO Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Healthcare and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts Employee
Discount ProgramCharge Duties:TheCharge Nurse is responsible for
overseeing a designated clinical department.Duties may include
delegating nursing assignments, preparing schedules,overseeing
admissions and discharges, and monitoring and ordering medicines
andsupplies. In addition to these managerial tasks, charge nurses
are alsoresponsible for providing direct patient care accordingly
with facilitypractice.--General RN Duties Demonstrates necessary
practical, technical or specialized knowledge and skills required
for the role of the peri-operative nurse in accordance with AORN
and other regulatory standards of practice. Demonstrates knowledge
of surgical procedures and has the ability to oversee the
instrument and equipment set-up, prepare for the case utilizing
preference cards, and anticipates needs of surgeon. Coordinates and
oversees the room during a case as the circulator.------
Facilitates effective and efficient transition between surgical
procedures. Utilizes preference cards and updates as necessary.
Utilizes appropriate body mechanics in moving patients, stretchers,
and OR tables to prevent injury to patient and self. Demonstrates
knowledge/understanding of management of patient, including being
available to anesthesia during intubation and extubation, assisting
as needed in sudden changes in patient condition i.e.
cardiopulmonary arrest, Malignant Hyperthermia, etc., and being
readily available to assist as directed. Performs thorough patient
interview and assessment in accordance with procedure and assures
an appropriate, detailed time out process is done according to
policy. Consistently reviews charts for completeness, in accordance
with documentation protocols prior to and after the surgical
procedure. Assures appropriate consent, H/P, diagnostic reports,
and relevant information are on chart prior to the start of
procedure. Ensures that H/P is a complete full examination of all
body systems and dated within 30-days prior to procedure. Ensures
that H/P, orders for the procedure, and consent form are consistent
prior to placing in medical chart. Prepares and administers
medications in accordance with current practice (i.e. review
physician orders, pre-op antibiotics, preparing/labeling
medications on/off field, utilizing the 7 medication
rights,----identifying high alert medications, conducting
independent double checks when indicated, and narcotic waste,
etc.). Assures only licensed personnel administer medications.
Relays appropriate hand off communication to PACU staff to ensure
continuity of care.We are an equalopportunity employer and we value
diversity at our company. We do notdiscriminate on the basis of
race, religion, color, national origin, gender,sexual orientation,
age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
- Graduate from an accredited school of professional nursing.
- Minimum 2 years experience in an operating room setting;
preferably in an ambulatory surgery center.
- One year supervisory experience.
- Active RN license as required by state of employment or
appropriate compact licensure.
- Valid BCLS Certification upon employment. ***online
certification not acceptable.--
- ACLS as required by facility.
- CNOR certification preferred.Notice Our Company---s recruiters
are here to help unlock the next possibility within your career and
we take your candidate experience very seriously. During the
recruitment process, no recruiter or employee will request
financial or personal information (Social Security Number, credit
card or bank information, etc.) from you via email. The recruiters
will not email you from a public webmail client like Gmail or Yahoo
Mail. If you feel suspicious of a job posting or job-related email,
contact us email@example.com
HCA Healthcare is a collaborative healthcare network, driven by
physicians, nurses and colleagues helping each other champion the
practice of medicine to give people a healthier tomorrow. With a
comprehensive network of more than 270,000 people across
approximately 1,800 care facilities, our scale enables us to
deliver great outcomes for our patients, provide superior nursing
care and be a preferred place for physicians to practice medicine.
We never stop in our pursuit of insights and care advances based on
the knowledge and data we gain from approximately 30 million
patient encounters a year. Every day, we raise the bar to improve
the way healthcare is delivered, not just in our facilities, but
everywhere. We---re committed to improving more lives in more ways,
and above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of
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