Kaiser Permanente Nurse, Recovery Room - Endoscopy, Largo Health Center in Largo, Maryland
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 pre-operatively 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: Travel required 50% to Shady Grove and Caphill Locations.
Basic Qualifications: Experience - 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: - N/A
Preferred Qualifications: - Recent recovery room experience preferred. - Certification in IV insertion and therapy preferred. - Two years Current Endoscopy and Sedation experience preferred. - MD and DC RN license required after hiring.
COMPANY Kaiser PermanenteTITLE Nurse, Recovery Room - Endoscopy, Largo Health CenterLOCATION Largo, MDREQNUMBER 638269
External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.