Surgical Care Affiliates

Registered Nurse OR (PT) - Surgical Center of Connecticut

Job Locations US-CT-Bridgeport
# of Openings
1
Category
Registered Nurse
System ID
11672
Employee Type
Regular
Employee Status
Part-time
Group Name
Acela

Overview

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 10,000 teammates operate more than 250 surgical facilities that serve nearly 1 million patients per year. For more information on SCA, visit www.scasurgery.com.

 

Why join SCA? Consider the following fantastic benefits…

  • Positive work culture
  • Career growth opportunities
  • Comprehensive medical, vision and dental insurance – eligible on Day 1 of employment
  • Paid time off plus 8 paid holidays
  • Maternity/paternity/adoption benefits
  • Employer-paid life and short- and long-term disability insurance
  • Excellent 401(k) Plan

Accountabilities / Responsibilities

  • Provides nursing care to ensure the safety of the patient.
  • Directs and assists in carrying out safe aseptic, sterile techniques, and procedures.
  • To perform various tasks as an OR circulator.
  • Assumes responsibility that the OR is prepared for the patient.
  • Assist in transporting patient to OR and checks patient record for appropriate pre-op preparation and procedures.
  • Verifies that appropriate surgical prep is completed.
  • Completes documentation for OR records, laboratory requisitions, and patient chart
  • Supervises and assists with the proper and safe positioning of the patient.
  • Performs sponge, needle, and instrument counts
  • Takes ownership for all surgical specimens properly.
  • Secures emergency equipment and supplies as needed.
  • Provides assistance to teammates, surgeons, and anesthesia.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.
  • Good communication skills that promote safe patient care.

Qualifications

Education - Required:

  • Graduate of accredited school of nursing
  • Current licensure in the State as a Registered Nurse
  • Must be current in BCLS
  • ACLS/PALS certification within six months of hire date (applicable to scope of service)

Education - Preferred:

  • Computer literacy
  • BSN Degree

 Experience:

  • Previous work experience in an ambulatory surgery setting or acute hospital operating room of no less than one (1) year.

Dependability:

  • Attendance
  • Punctuality        
  • Ability to meet deadlines

 

 

 

 

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