Surgical Care Affiliates

PRN Registered Nurse

US-CT-Hartford
Type
Pool
# of Openings
1

Overview

SCA owns and/or provides management services over 200 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. For more information on SCA, visit www.scasurgery.com.

 

Connecticut Surgery Center is a multi-specialty ambulatory surgery center located in the city of Hartford, Connecticut

 

The PRN Registered Nurse (RN) provides therapeutic, effective patient/family centered care according to physician order, in compliance with the philosophy of the surgery center, standards of practice and regulations of governing agencies.

 

 

 

 

Accountabilities / Responsibilities

  • Admits patient according to the facilities policy and procedure.
  • Verifies operative site with patient per facility policy and procedure.
  • Completes preoperative teaching to patient and family and initiates postoperative teaching to be completed during the recovery phase.
  • Obtains laboratory, EKG, and radiology studies requested by the physician according to policy and procedure.
  • Administers and charts medications as ordered by the physician while maintaining and demonstrating safe medication practices.
  • Demonstrates proper Infection Control practices.
  • Makes preoperative and postoperative patient phone calls.
  • Reviews preadmission information.  Notifies physician of any abnormal values or insufficient reports.

Qualifications

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
  • Currently licensed to practice in the state.
  • Certification in CPR unless medically unable as documented by a physician.
  • ACLS certification and or obtained within 90 days of employment.
  • PALS certification preferred.
  • Two years related nursing experience in critical care, operating room, PACU, ambulatory care or endoscopy.
  • Good communication, organizational and interpersonal skills

Please send resumes to:Jacqueline.basilica@scasurgery.com

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Skills Required

 

 

 

 

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