Registered Nurse of Ambulatory Surgery Center - Morristown, New Jersey - NurseRecruiter.com

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Provides education to patient and family about upcoming surgery. Completes patient health questionnaire and obtains medical clearance from patient’s family physician (if patient has an active medical problem). Orders appropriate lab work and EKG, and acts on abnormal results. Identifies patient and assesses patient’s chart for completeness, establishes basic interventions for patient care. Reviews pre-operative teaching regarding events to take place in recovery room and operating room. Assists in starting IV. Complete operative records. a. Assists in escorting patient from operative suite to recovery room while assessing the post-operative status. Initiates appropriate monitoring, utilizing any necessary equipment: 02, suction, EKG, and blood pressure cuff. Receives report from OR staff and documents care given. Checks patient for level of consciousness, blood pressure, pulse and respiration every 15 minutes, or as frequently as indicated by patient’s condition. Writes concise, legible notes, which reflect care that is pertinent to the patient’s status. Assists in discharge of the patient. Makes post-operative visits and/or phone calls on all patients, documenting the findings in the surgical/anesthesia log book.

Job Requirements

NJ Licensed Registered Nurse, ACLS, BLS, at least one year expertise in a surgical specialty

Location

Morristown, New Jersey , 07960

Employment Type

Per Diem

Compensation

negotiable

Employer

Retina and Eye Specialists of NJ

Date Posted

Nov 13th, 2017

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