RN, OR/SameDaySurgery, Corrections

Job Summary

Contact our Talent Acquisition Specialists for further details. (877.797.6427).

Specifics

  • RN: OR/Same-Day Surgery
  • Corrections facility
  • 13-week renewable assignments
  • Must work monthly time schedule as developed and posted by the Nurse Supervisor
  • Must attend HERO training

Description of Work

This position is responsible for providing care to patients undergoing same-day surgery, including:

  • Pre- & postoperative patient education
  • Preparation of patient for procedures
  • Preparation of room for procedures
  • Assist providers with surgical procedures
  • Suture removal
  • Wound care
  • Setup of IVs
  • Chart all information in EMR
  • Communicate patient needs to provider
  • Monitor patients before and/or after surgery
  • Must be able to adapt quickly and attend to the needs of each patient
  • Physical activity requirements include climbing up/downstairs, stooping, kneeling, crouching, reaching, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, lifting, grasping, feeling, talking, and hearing.
  • May be exposed to infectious diseases and must adhere to the bloodborne pathogen exposure control plan
  • Ability to lift and/or turn patients
  • Ability to exert up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently
  • Record time of arrival, departure, and lunches in their designated area
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements

  • Active/Clear Licensure by the NC State Board of Nursing
  • Minimum 1-year clinical experience
  • Direct care experience within the previous year
  • Clinical/corrections experience preferred
  • Competence in assessment skills, managing clinic flow, reviewing and teaching about medications, assessing and responding to emergencies or emergent health issues both on-site and as phone triage
  • Active/Clear CPR and CPI, or NCI (American Heart Association)
  • Current TB and Hepatitis declaration
  • Agree to cooperate and participate in review and service programs of the facility including utilization management, quality assurance, credentialing, sanctioning, external audits, administrative procedures, and grievance procedures
  • Experience working with electronic medical records, email, and computer literate
  • Successful completion of competency testing, drug screen, background check, and other agency screening/application requirements
  • Successful completion of other client screening/application requirements

Benefits

  • Excellent pay
  • Weekly payroll
  • Direct deposit
  • Employee benefits: 3% Matching 401-K, Vacation, Healthcare, Dental
  • Referral Program
  • Ask your Talent Acquisition Specialist for additional benefits and further details