Pre-Op/PACU Nurse opportunity (Per Diem and Full-time) available at leading ophthalmic surgery center in Bala Cynwyd, PA.
The scope of care involves caring for pre-operative and post-operative patients prior to discharge home. The facility also has a need for an experienced Operating Room nurse. The nurse is accountable for a defined group of patients during the course of their stay. Surgical conditions are strictly ophthalmic. The right candidate will demonstrate technical and operational knowledge and is able to apply these skills in the clinical setting. The ability to collaborate with physicians and ancillary services; communicate effectively and provide patient/family teaching as appropriate. Analyzes and upgrades patient care through quality improvement activities. Strives to maintain clinical competencies through continuous study, in-services and participation in obtaining continuing education units.
Must have excellent clinical, interpersonal, and critical thinking skills. Must be flexible in hours of duty to help support the needs of the unit.
Minimum requirements: Minimum of 1 year Perioperative RN nursing experience within the last 2 years
- Current Pennsylvania Registered Nurse license
- Current CPR and ACLS certification
- Prior experience in Pre-Op/PACU required
- Prior experience in ophthalmic surgery preferred
- Superior organizational skills
- Professional and pleasant attitude.
***Per diem and full-time opportunities available***