A professional caregiver who assumes accountability for a group of patients by providing care to these patients through the nursing process. The RN is dedicated to providing quality service in a timely, courteous, and cost effective manner.
al offerings. Utilizes available resource manuals. Follows manufacturer recommendations and hospital policy when using and caring for surgical instrumentation. Demonstrates efficient use of time: Prepares for cases adequately. Completes competency test. Laser safety: Demonstrates understanding of laser safety. ESU: Demonstrates knowledge of safety concerns to electro cautery. Proper placement of cautery pads. Megadyne 2000. Proper settings. Troubleshooting Performs other duties as assigned.
EducationRN required, BSN preferred
Experience/TrainingOne year perioperative experience preferred.
License/CertificationWashington State RN License required. American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS required.
Other QualificationsDemonstrates ability and appropriate technical skills when administering treatments and procedures in accordance with physician's orders and policies and procedures. Demonstrates ability to handle emergency situations in a prompt, precise, and professional manner. Provides personal patient care to provide comfort and well being to the patient, acknowledging physiological and psychological needs. Strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills required.