RN OR (Pool) - Aloha Surgical Center
Company: Surgical Care Affiliates
Posted on: August 4, 2022
Surgical Care Affiliates (SCA) is transforming specialty care in
our communities. We relentlessly create value by aligning
physicians, health plans and health systems around a common goal:
delivering exceptional care and healing to our patients and
communities we serve. We are driven to achieve the quadruple aim in
health care: high quality outcomes and a better experience for
patients and providers, all at a lower total cost of care. As a
national leader in surgical care, SCA's 11,000 teammates operate
more than 260 surgical facilities that serve over 1 million
patients per year. For more information on SCA, visit
www.scasurgery.com. -Why join SCA? Consider the following fantastic
benefits---Positive work cultureCareer growth
opportunitiesComprehensive medical, vision and dental insurance -
eligible on Day 1 of employmentPaid time off plus 8 paid
holidaysMaternity/paternity/adoption benefitsEmployer-paid life and
short- and long-term disability insuranceExcellent 401(k) Plan
Accountabilities / Responsibilities:
We are actively hiring for an Registered Nurse (RN) Operating Room.
- -Promote the mission, vision, and values of -SCA. -Assess
-patient status throughout the perioperative episode of care.
-Develop an individualized perioperative patient plan of care -by
implementing: -Protecting the patient from injury caused by
extraneous objects and chemical, electrical, laser, mechanical, and
thermal -sources. -Demonstrating -safe operation of equipment and
machinery and -following -procedures for reporting and correcting
an unsafe -situation. -Performing accounting procedures to protect
the patient from unintended retained surgical -items. -Speaking -up
-with safety concerns acting as the patients -advocate. - -
-Handling specimens according to facility policy and procedures.
-Adhering to standard precautions including the use of personal
protective equipment. -Communicating the patient's current status
to relevant parties throughout the continuum of -care.
-Administering medications safely and correctly using the 8 rights
of medication -administration. -Performing interventions to
maintain the patient's wound and tissue perfusion at or above
baseline -levels. -Performing interventions to ensure the patient
is at or returned to normothermia at the conclusion of the
immediate postoperative period. -Providing nursing and appropriate
monitoring in accordance with policies and procedures. -Performing
interventions to protect the patient from surgical site infection.
-Assessing the knowledge level of the patient or designated support
-person. -Providing education regarding the expected psychosocial
response, nutritional management, medication management, pain
management, wound management, and expected responses to the
operative or invasive -procedure. -Involving the patient or
designated support person actively in decisions affecting his or
her perioperative plan of care and the rehabilitation -process.
-Protecting the patient's rights, dignity, and -privacy. -Providing
age-specific, culturally competent, ethical care within legal
standards of practice. -Maintaining a fire safe environment.
-Practicing and monitoring aseptic technique. -Complying with
Universal Protocol and facility site validation and time-out
policy. -Evaluate the patient's progress toward attaining outcomes.
-Transfer care as applicable. - -Maintain radiation safety at all
times -in accordance with facility policies and procedures.
-Provide hand-off report to other teammates that are accurate,
concise and pertinent to the patient's condition and response to
care. - -Delegate tasks according to the state Nurse Practice Act
(if applicable), state board of nursing or professional
registration requirements, state laws, and job descriptions. -
-Document -episode of -care accurately, -timely, -completely, and
legibly. -Demonstrate effective communication and collaboration
skills with members of the perioperative team and other
stakeholders. -Serve as a member of a multidisciplinary team in
planning perioperative patient care. -Participate in quality review
and performance improvement projects. -Participate in the
performance appraisal process. -Use problem-solving and conflict
resolution skills to foster effective work relationships. -Maintain
required competencies. -Pursue professional growth. -Act as a
patient advocate and maintain privacy and confidentiality of
individuals and health information. -Comply -with all -SCA and
-facility policies and procedures when providing patient care.
-Actively participate in team meetings, trainings, and daily safety
huddles. -Demonstrate fiscal responsibility. -Perform all other
duties as assigned. - -
Graduate of an -accredited -school of -nursing. -One year of OR
and/or medical / surgical nursing experience preferred. -Current
state -nursing -licensure to practice -in -good standings.
-Successful completion of Basic Life Support -(BLS) or Basic
Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) within 90 -of employment or
documentation of current BLS/BCLS certification. -Successful
completion of Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Course
within 90 days of employment or documentation of current ACLS
certification.?? -Successful completion of -Pediatric -Advance Life
support -(PALS) -course is required when -pediatric care is
included in the facility scope of services within -90 days of
employment or documentation of current PALS -certification.
-Specialty certification in -Perioperative -Nursing is preferred. -
- -Working Conditions/Physical Requirements: - - -Physically
demanding, high-stress environment -Exposure to blood and body
fluids, communicable diseases, chemicals, radiation, and repetitive
motions -Pushing and pulling heavy objects - -Full range of body
motion including handling and lifting patients -and -equipment
-Manual and finger dexterity - -Hand eye coordination -Standing and
walking for extensive periods of time - -Lifting and carrying items
weighing up to 50 -lbs -Corrected vision and hearing to within
normal range -Working irregular hours
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