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.
Facility Description: Surgery Center of Southwest Houston is a multi-specialty ambulatory surgery center with 2 operating rooms, 1 procedure room. We perform cases Monday through Friday. You will have the pleasure of having all major holidays off with pay. Our center promotes a culture of patient safety and quality that exceeds all others. We are searching for individuals to join us in creating the ultimate patient experience!
Position Description: Operating circulator will be expected to have knowledge in all surgical specialties including ENT and pain management; proper positioning, use of preference cards, ability to work as a team, fire safety, safe surgical checklist, and critical thinking to anticipate the needs of the CST and surgeon.
The circulating nurse is responsible for monitoring the surgical procedures and assists by acting as an intermediary between the operating room staff and the rest of the surgery center. The position is responsible for providing efficient and effective patient care and achievement of desired patient outcomes. Ensuring the efficient and cost-effective use of departmental resources necessary to provide safety quality care to our patients and physicians.
Education: Graduate from an accredited school of professional nursing.
Experience: Two (2) Minimum years of experience in the operating room; preferably in an ambulatory surgery center.
Certification/License: Active RN license as required by state of employment.
Required valid BCLS, ACLS and PALS Certification upon employment. ***Online Certification not accepted.
Please send resumes to Kelley.Baker@scasurgery.com