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11 Aug 2017

Full-Time Operating Room Circulatory Registered Nurse

Surgical Care Affiliates – Posted by Chevy Chase, Maryland, United States

Job Description

SCA owns and/or provides management services to 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.

The Surgery Center of Chevy Chase is located in the heart of the Chevy Chase business district in Chevy Chase, MD. It features four fully equipped operating rooms specializing in general surgery, ophthalmology, orthopedics, otolaryngology, pain management, plastic surgery, podiatry, and urology.

The OR Circulating Registered Nurse position will provide support to the facility by performing circulating RN duties in the Operating Room at this multispecialty Ambulatory Surgery Center.

 Accountabilities / Responsibilities:
  • Provides direct clinical patient care to surgical patients in the operating room.
  • Prepares the operating room for procedures each day (assuring all supplies, implants, and equipment is present and ready).
  • Assisting with efficient Operating Room turn over between cases to prepare for the next case.
  • Accurate and legible documentation in the medical record.
  • Accurate and legible documentation of the inventory and maintenance of preference cards.
  • Communicates effectively with department teammates, physician offices and patients to assure continuity of patient care.
  • Identifies potentially unsafe situations and notifies supervisor.
  • Performs all other duties as assigned by supervisor.
  • Registered Nurse, licensed in the state of Maryland;
  • 1-2 years OR Circulating Experience REQUIRED;
  • Multispecialty Operating Room experience strongly preferred. Center is heavy in orthopedic and spine, some plastic.
  • Must be personable, friendly, and exhibit flexibility and positive interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent communication skills MANDATORY.
  • Knowledge of typical OR equipment required.
  • Computer experience, HST, Excel, Word.

2017-3563 MD

Job Categories: Registered Nurse Jobs. Job Types: Full-Time.

Job expires in 80 days.

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