HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Operating Room Circulator RN II (FT Days) in Nashville, Tennessee

/Detailed. In-Depth. Dedicated./

/Committed to the care of our surgical patients, taking note of how the smallest of details can make the biggest of differences./

If these traits describe you, then we want to welcome you to apply to be a part of our established team!

If you are an experienced RN with OR Circulation and/or Surgical experience, and have a genuine desire to help others, then you belong here!

The RN Team at Southern Hills Medical Center is a tight knit group of hardworking, dedicated healthcare providers with a passion for improving the quality of our patients' lives. Are you interested in becoming a part of our nursing team? Apply now!


_SOUTHERN HILLS_

Serving our community for more than 30 years, TriStar Southern Hills is a 126 Bed facility serving 3 counties in our area. TriStar Southern Hills has been a leader for a wide range of healthcare services, including emergency services, cardiology, orthopedics and rehabilitation. TriStar Southern Hills is an Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI and a Primary Stroke Center. There are more than 300 board certified physicians representing more than 20 specialties, many of whom have offices located on our campus.

/This is a FT Days position; flexibility in scheduling is required. Previous exp. in an OR Circulation and/or Surgical Services environment is highly desired and will be given first preference in consideration of this position./


Primary Purpose of this Position:

To manage individualized, goal-directed nursing care through use of the nursing process and the principles of primary nursing in accordance with departmental and hospital policies and procedures.

The OR Circulator RN provides nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization. The tasks and responsibilities include: * Assesses, plans and evaluates the nursing care needs of the patient in the immediate operative or post-procedural period. * Provides comfort and support for post-operative patients. * Evaluates responses to treatments and interventions. * Carries out physician orders. * Anticipates case specific needs based on knowledge of procedure and pathophysiology regarding patient and procedure. * Manages patient's pain. * Administers prescribed medications and monitors vital signs. * Maintains aseptic technique and actively monitors situations, which could lead to breaches in aseptic technique. * Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care. * Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems. * Provides age and culturally appropriate care. * Orients and mentors new staff members. * Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

Required Job Qualifications include: * Current licensure as an RN. * Current certification as a BLS Healthcare Provider. * Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing. * Customer service abilities including effective listening skills. * Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment. * Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 lbs.

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Operating Room Circulator RN II (FT Days)

Location: Tennessee-Nashville-Southern Hills Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00145-66115