HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) / Endoscopy / Part Time / Days in Portsmouth, New Hampshire

Portsmouth Regionalis a 209-bed acute care hospital located in Portsmouth, NH, and is part of HCA, the nation’s largest provider of healthcare services. Portsmouth Regional Hospital serves the seacoast region’s residents in New Hampshire, Maine and Massachusetts and is also one of the area’s largest employers. Portsmouth Regional Hospital is the only Level II Trauma Center on the Seacoast and one of only three in New Hampshire to earn this important distinction.

RN - Endoscopy

POSITION SUMMARY: The RN demonstrates independence in planning, organizing, administering, and evaluating patient care in accordance with the NH Nurse Practice Act, recognized nursing techniques, clinical and administrative policies.

SPECIFIC ELEMENTS & ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  1. Provide patient and family education and discharge planning.

  2. Recognize and respond to changes in a patient’s condition.

  3. Provide assessment and care of the pre-op, intra procedure and phase II recovery endoscopy patient

  4. Demonstrate knowledge of normal anatomy and physiology for child, adolescent, adult and geriatric patient

  5. Provide safe medication administration including use of venous access devices.

  6. Demonstrates proficiency in IV insertion.

  7. Competent in Moderate Sedation administration

  8. Demonstrates ability to utilize and troubleshoot all equipment required for procedures.

  9. Assists physician with endoscopic and outpatient procedures using aseptic technique.

  10. Utilizes all computer systems required for job function

EXPERIENCE:

1 to 3 years in Endoscopy

EDUCATION:

2 year/ Associate Degree

Licensure:

NH Licensed Registered Nurse

SPECIAL QUALIFICATIONS:

ACLS

BLS

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Registered Nurse (RN) / Endoscopy / Part Time / Days

Location: New Hampshire-Portsmouth-Portsmouth Regional Hospital - Portsmouth

Requisition ID: 00147-6854