RN - Pre OP/PACU - Tucson Surgery Center - FT - Days
This RN - Pre-Op/PACU position is full-time - days.
No Nights, No Weekends, No Holidays! Great opportunity for an experienced RN in a busy multi-specialty outpatient surgery center.
Working at the Tucson Surgery Center located at 1398 North Wilmot, Tucson, Arizona 85712
Summary: 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. Accurately and legibly documents all assessments, interventions and plan of care according to policies and procedures. Monitors clinical condition of patients and reports changes to appropriate personnel in a timely manner. 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. Provides and documents effective and timely patient/family education. Accurate and timely administration and documentation of all medications. Adequately prepares for procedures/surgeries and anticipates physician's needs during these procedures/surgeries.
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.