South Peninsula Hospital Homer, AK, USA
REGISTERED NURSE - PRE-OP/PACU (PCN 326) SURGICAL SERVICES Homer , AK Nursing Full Time , Days , Days Req # 2660 POSITION PURPOSE: To provide direct patient care to pediatric through geriatric patient populations, in the perioperative setting as a valued team member and patient advocate. Pre-operative duties include, but are not limited to, pre-operative assessments along with preparation of patient for surgical procedures and teaching to patient and family. Postoperative care duties include, but are not limited to, assessments with anesthesia/surgical recovery and assistance in the recovery area. NATURE AND SCOPE: The Pre-Op/PACU Registered Nurse will be trained in the scheduling of surgeries, pre and postoperative assessments and anesthesia/surgical recovery, starting IV’s, order entry, charting, IV sedation, communication with other staff members, MD’s and Anesthesia. He/she will be trained to assist in admission...
Jul 25, 2021