RN - GI - Tucson Surgery Center - PRN - Days
This RN-GI position is a PRN position - Days. Monday through Friday position. No weekends or holidays. Working at the Tucson Surgery Center located at 1398 North Wilmot, Tucson, Arizona 85712
Either directly or indirectly reporting to a nursing supervisor, plans, directs, participates in and evaluates patient care. Collaborates with other disciplines to provide optimal care.Provides competent, safe and timely patient care utilizing the nursing process. Adequately prepares patient for procedures/surgeries and anticipates physician's needs during these procedures/surgeries. Ensures accurate, timely communication among caregivers (e.g. handoff/report, timely communication to charge nurse/supervisor of issues) to include appropriate chain of command when indicated. Timely reporting & documenting of unexpected incidents or adverse events, including variance reports as applicable.
Northwest Medical Center is a 300-bed hospital offering a full range of healthcare services including emergency services, accredited chest pain and heart failure programs, neurology and neurosurgery, outpatient imaging, a nationally accredited surgical weight loss program, total joint program, spine program and stroke center (recognized with Gold Seal designations by The Joint Commission), robotic surgery, GI lab, a free-standing women’s center, inpatient rehabilitation facility, wound care center, five urgent care facilities, and three ambulatory surgery centers. NMC also has several affiliated physician practices including Northwest Allied Physicians offering primary care and a wide range of specialists, Desert Cardiology of Tucson, Heart Center of Southern Arizona and Northwest Heart & Vascular. NMC is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.