Nov 19, 2021

RN, Operating Room - Outpatient

  • Northside Hospital
  • Atlanta, GA, USA

Job Description

Tower Surgery Center is a single-specialty outpatient surgical center. The surgical specialty featured at Tower Outpatient Surgery Center is Plastics-reconstructive and cosmetic surgery. Staff nurses are trained and able to support the specialty while working efficiently in a close team environment. The service line is supported with two Charge/Preceptor nurses. Operating Room nurses collaborate with other professional disciplines, including surgeons and anesthesia, to ensure effective patient care and achievement of desired patient outcomes, while utilizing AORN Standards. The Northside Hospital Atlanta campus Pharmacy, Sterile Processing Department, and the Extended Recovery Unit support the surgery center to collaborate the interdisciplinary care for the surgical patients. The surgery center features 2 Preop rooms, 2 Operating Rooms, and 4 PACU bays. The Registered Professional Nurse at Northside Hospital independently plans and provides professional nursing care to patients in accordance with physician orders and established guidelines, and in accordance with the scope of practice as defined by the Georgia Nurse Practice Act.