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ASC Staff Nurse, Operating Room

Truckee Surgery Center
Job Description
Truckee Surgery Center is looking for qualified Operating Room Nurses to join our team. 
Regular and Per Diem positions available. 

SUMMARY:
A registered nurse who, utilizing the nursing process, develops a plan of nursing care. Coordinates and delivers care to operative and pain clinic patients of all ages. Scrubs and circulates all operative services (Orthopedic, Podiatry, Pediatric Dental & Pain Management). 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: include the following:
Assesses physical and psychosocial needs of patients.

Plans individual care of patient/documents care plan.

Implements and evaluates individual plan of care.

Identifies and provides education to patient and/or significant other.

Coordinates resources for complete and effective patient care.

Possesses effective communication, interpersonal and teamwork skills.

Utilizes equipment properly.

Participates in departmental growth and development.

Pursues professional growth.

Follows patient care standards related to Surgical Services.

Demonstrates System Values in performance and behavior.

Complies with System policies and procedures.

Other duties as may be assigned.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
High school diploma or general education degree (GED). Graduation from a National League of Nursing (NLN), Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) or equivalent accredited school of nursing. The nurse shall have completed a nursing education program that included clinical experiences with actual patients under the supervision of qualified faculty. 

One year minimum previous operating room experience required. Previous Ambulatory Surgery Center experience preferred.

LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS:
Required: 
Current California RN license. 
Current CPR certification. 
Current ACLS and PALS certification within 6 months of hire. 

Preferred: Membership in AORN and CNOR desirable.
 
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