Providence St. Joseph Health

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Providence RN - Perioperative Services Pre-Op and Post-Op in Spokane Valley, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Registered Nurse (RN) Perioperative Services Pre-Op and Post-Op (Ambulatory Surgery Center, Days, Full Time) to Providence Medical Group in Spokane Valley, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

Apply Today! Applicants that meet qualifications will receive a text with some additional questions from our Modern Hire system.

In this position you will:

  • Organize and prioritize patient arrivals, expediting urgent/high priority patients to maximize effectiveness and productivity.

  • Complete pre-surgical/procedure assessment, pre-op screening of data and diagnostic testing, collecting subjective and objective data from patients, families and other sources to complete patient’s history forms.

  • Take corrective action as necessary to adequately prepare patient for a scheduled surgery/procedure and to successfully complete pre-surgical/procedure preparation.

  • Develop plan and outcome goals that are attainable in relation to resources available to the patient. Modify the plan according to patient responses to medication and treatment, ongoing evaluations and nursing plan of care.

  • Administer and document prescribed medications and IV solutions in a manner consistent with knowledge of purpose, side effects, contraindications and established guidelines.

  • Inform and educate patients and families about medications and treatments patients are receiving, answering any questions or concerns with respect and patience. Provide psychosocial, spiritual and cultural support for patients and families based on assessed needs.

  • Assess, plan, observe and evaluate patients/family needs in pre-registration and through the admission process and/or the recovery process.

  • Communicate adequate information to team members and follow up at regular intervals to monitor changes, obtain feedback, adjust the plan if warranted and provide ongoing direction.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Graduate from an Accredited Nursing Program

  • Licensed to practice as a registered nurse in the State of Washington.

  • Current BLS – Healthcare Provider (must be AHA accredited)

  • Current ACLS - Healthcare Provider (must be AHA accredited)

  • Current PALS- Healthcare Provider (must be AHA accredited) required within 90 days of hire.

  • 6 months experience with critical care or recovery room

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • 2 years Medical/Surgical nursing experience and EKG rhythm identification.

  • Experience in a clinical setting.

About the ministry you will serve.

Providence Medical Group is a group of primary care, specialty care and hospital-based medical providers who serve eastern Washington in clinic locations. Our providers and staff strive to create a distinctive health care experience for each patient – one focused on trust, respect, communication and teamwork.

For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Clinic/Ambulatory Care Nursing

Location: Washington-Spokane Valley

Req ID: 275513

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