Pre-Op/PACU RN part time (8813-147)

United Surgical Partners International Eatontown, NJ
EDUCATION, TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE

* Graduate of an accredited school of nursing

* Current Virginia Nursing License

* Current BLS, ACLS and PALS

* Minimum of 2 years experience in Pre-Op/PACU

* Strong knowledge of surgical procedures and management of the surgical patient

* Understand principles of aseptic technique and their implementation

* Ability to care for patients with changing medical priorities and ability to respond accordingly

* Knowledge base to recognize, evaluate, solve problems and correct errors

* Ability to quickly adapt to changing condition of the patient when needed

* Excellent teaching skills

* Excellent communication and organizational skills

* Demonstrate strong professional and ethical behavior

* Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with patients, physicians and fellow employees. (TEAMWORK)

* Strong customer service skills

* Demonstrate accountability, creativity, innovation and be receptive to change

* Possess basic knowledge of Performance Improvement ideology

Required Skills

EDUCATION, TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE

* Graduate of an accredited school of nursing

* Current Virginia Nursing License

* Current BLS, ACLS and PALS

* Minimum of 2 years experience in Pre-Op/PACU

* Strong knowledge of surgical procedures and management of the surgical patient

* Understand principles of aseptic technique and their implementation

* Ability to care for patients from infancy to geriatrics

* Knowledge base to recognize, evaluate, solve problems and correct errors

* Ability to quickly adapt to changing condition of the patient when needed

* Excellent teaching skills

* Excellent communication and organizational skills

* Demonstrate strong professional and ethical behavior

* Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with patients, physicians and fellow employees. (TEAMWORK)

* Strong customer service skills

* Demonstrate accountability, creativity, innovation and be receptive to change

* Possess basic knowledge of Performance Improvement ideology

Required Experience

* Previous experience working in an ambulatory surgical setting preferred.