Surgical Care Affiliates

  • Registered Nurse - Operating Room -Charge, (Full Time)

    Job Location US-MD-Chevy Chase
    Type
    Full-Time
    # of Openings
    1
  • Overview

    SCA, a leader in the outpatient surgery industry, strategically partners with health plans, medical groups and health systems across the country to develop and optimize surgical facilities. SCA operates more than 210 surgical facilities, including ambulatory surgery centers and surgical hospitals, in partnership with approximately 7,500 physicians. For more information on SCA, visit www.scasurgery.com.

     

     

    The Surgery Center of Chevy Chase (SCCC) is a busy multi-specialty facility in the Chevy Chase area of Maryland.  Primarily Orthopedic/Spine in focus, it also services Pain Management, ENT, Oral-Maxillofacial, Dental & Plastic specialties.  A proud affiliate of Surgical Care Affiliates, a leading national owner & manager of over 210 ASC's and surgical hospitals.

    Accountabilities / Responsibilities

    SCCC has an opening for a FT Registered Nurse, (RN) Manager of our Preoperative/PACU area.  The role has the following requirements:

     

    Duties:
    The OR Charge nurse is responsible for the oversight of the routine functioning of the unit on his/her assisgned shift.  As a Registered Nurse, the Charge Nurse is responsible for assessing, planning, implementing & coordinating patient care from admission to discharge & anticipating the breakout of cases & preparation of patients for surgery.  The Registered Nurse is responsible for assisting with the achievement of patient outcomes with the mission of the facility.
     
    • 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 on the unit.
    • Ability to communicate well with patients, families, co-workers, etc.
    • Ability to demonstrate a strong anticipatory sense of what will be needed, who needs to where, what trays need to be inhouse & what patients are ready.
    • Ability to circulate case(s), should the need arise.

    Qualifications

    Required: 

    • 2 years OR charge experience in a management role or
    • 3 years OR circulating experience in a heavy orthopedic environment
    • Friendly, high energy with good communication skills and critical thinking ability
    • Ambulatory surgery center experience, a plus 
    • Orthopedic experienced, preferred

     

    Required license or certification:

    • Registered Nurse (RN)
    • BLS Certification
    • ACLS Preferred
    • Current Maryland or Compact Nursing License

     

    Please send resumes to: marjorie.blouin@scasurgery.com or patricia.porras@scasurgery.com

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