Kaiser Permanente Recovery Room RN - On Call, Falls Church Medical Center in Falls Church, Virginia

Provides quality patient care for post-operative patients, in accordance with nursing Philosophy and approved standards.

Essential Functions: - Performs within the established standard of post anesthesia and critical care nursing. - Utilizes the standard of care in the assessment, planning implementation and evaluation of the surgical patient in the delivery of post-operative nursing care. - Formulates care plans based on individual assessment of physiologic functions and problems identified preoperatively and intra-operatively. - Provides nursing care utilizing clinical knowledge and expertise, reacting immediately to adverse physiological changes within seconds, to reverse and revive the patient's physiological functions. - Renders nursing care following aseptic techniques. - Assembles and communicates appropriate information in verbal or written reports in order to maintain continuity of care. - Executes proper use of equipment and supplies used in Recovery Room area. - Participates in the Surgery Department's Quality Assurance Program. - Promotes personal and professional growth by actively participating in continuing education programs. - Participates in the professionalism of the operating room by showing courtesy, compassion respect and adherence to the standards. - Assumes other related duties as directed.

Qualifications: 2 Positions Available

Basic Qualifications: Experience - A minimum two (2) years of current Recovery Room or Critical Care experience required. Education - N/A License, Certification, Registration - Current RN licensure in appropriate jurisdiction required. - ACLS certification required. - BLS (AHA) certification required.

Additional Requirements: - Proficiency in the use of applicable computer software. - Good oral and written communication skills required.

Preferred Qualifications: - Recent Recovery Room experience preferred. - Certification in IV insertion and therapy preferred.

COMPANY Kaiser Permanente

TITLE Recovery Room RN - On Call, Falls Church Medical Center

LOCATION Falls Church, VA