Operating Room/Circulate (Afternoons)

Facility

St. Luke's Hospital

Job Title

RN

Job Number

34580

Start Date

1/9/2023

Specialty

Operating Room, OR - Circulate

Contract Length

13

Shift

M-F; 3pm-11pm

40hrs/week

$4030/week

Quick Apply

About the Role

The RN is responsible for the delivery of safe and reliable patient care, in coordination with the healthcare team. The primary role of the RN is the execution of the nursing process in providing required care and evaluation of the care given. Responsibilities include: assessment, nursing diagnosis related to focus problem areas, planning, implementation and evaluation of nursing care. Performance of these responsibilities requires specialized knowledge, critical thinking and skills based on principles of psychological, social, physical and biological sciences that utilize the nursing process.

Clinical Excellence/Patient Care

  • Assumes primary responsibility for the plan of care for a patient or group of patients, per unit standards and nursing care required for the specified patient population.

  • Effectively delegates tasks and responsibilities to other health care team members and assumes responsibility for follow-up and collaboration.

  • Performs admission assessment process per specific department standards to include patient history, physical, and psycho-social assessment.  Utilizes physical assessment data, diagnostic data (lab, radiology, diagnostic testing), pharmacological information and patient/family perceptions in formulating nursing diagnosis related to focus problem areas and identifying goals of care.

  • Assumes responsibility for developing a plan of care that is mutually established with the patient and family.  Each patient is treated as an individual, with their identified goals and expectations reviewed each shift to verify priorities.

  • Implements the plan of care according to current standards of nursing practice, evidence-based practice, and hospital protocol/procedures.

  • Integrates multidisciplinary approach to maintain comfort, support human functions and responses, and maintain an environment conductive to safety and well-being.  Implements measures to promote a safe environment.

  • Partners with healthcare team to achieve the patient care outcomes and goals of care.

  • Administers medications and nursing treatments within scope of practice.

  • Incorporates St. Luke’s Comfort/C.A.R.E. Professional Practice Model in their daily nursing care.

SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS
  • 2+ years current OR experience

  • Strong background/experience in circulating specialty cases including ortho and neuro

  • Travel experience preferred

  • EPIC emr system experience

CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS
  • BLS (AHA)

STATE LICENSE REQUIREMENTS
  • Iowa