Surgical Care Affiliates

PRE-OP/PACU Registered Nurse

US-CA-Laguna Niguel
Type
Pool
# of Openings
1

Overview

SCA owns and/or provides management services to 205 ambulatory surgery centers, surgical hospitals, and hospital surgery departments, in partnership with approximately 2,800 physicians and in affiliation with 105 health systems. SCA's clinical systems, service line growth strategies, benchmarking processes, and efficiency programs create measurable advantage for surgical facilities – clinically, operationally, and financially. 

 

Facility Description:  Growing Multispecialty Ambulatory Surgery Center with specialties including, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, Podiatry, Gynecology, General Surgery, Pain, Pediatrics, ENT, and Urology.

Accountabilities / Responsibilities

The PRE-OP/PACU Registered Nurse is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and coordinating patient care from admission to discharge.  The Registered Nurse is responsible for the achievement of patient outcomes through implementation of critical pathways and in accordance with the mission, vision, and values of the facility.  Our center is open Monday through Friday.  No holidays or call!

  • Ability to correlate clinical data with patient’s medical and nursing care.
  • Ability to set priorities.
  • Ability to provide direction to others that is clear, concise and promotes efficiency throughout the clinical areas of the facility.
  • Ability to communicate well with patients, families, Teammates, physicians, other members of the healthcare team, etc.
  • Recognizes legal and policy limits of individual practice.
  • Assesses plans, evaluates and ensures the implementation of the patient’s care to achieve identified outcomes and delivers safe patient care according to facility policy and procedure.
  • Demonstrates continued competence in assessing, treating, and caring for individuals based upon age-specific needs utilizing a developmental perspective.
  • Utilizes time effectively.
  • Follows established facility policies and procedures with regard to attendance.
  • Upholds and practices the principles and policies of the SCA Compliance program.
  • Demonstrates the safe operation of equipment and machinery and follows procedures for reporting and correcting an unsafe situation.
  • Ability to provide direction to others that is clear, concise and promotes efficiency throughout the clinical areas of the facility
  • Ability to communicate well with patients, families, Teammates, physicians, other members of the healthcare team, etc.
  • Recognizes legal and policy limits of individual practice.
  • Utilizes time effectively
  • Follows established facility policies and procedures with regard to attendance
  • Upholds and practices the principles and policies of the SCA Compliance program

Qualifications

  • Graduate of an Accredited School of Nursing.
  • At least one year of medical/surgical nursing experience.
  • Current state licensure to practice.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS)/Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) certification.
  • Successful completion of ACLS Course within 90 days of employment or documentation or current ACLS certification.
  • Successful completion of PALS Course within 90 days of employment or documentation or current PALS certification.

Please send resumes to: lisa.engel@scasuregry.com

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