Raleigh General Hospital
Delivers perioperative care to the surgical patient through nursing process of assessment, planning, intervention, implementation and evaluation. Assures optimum quality patient care by serving as resource person for other staff members, patient and family. Coordinates patient care within surgical services and with other departments. Assists the physician. Supervises other registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, nursing assistants and technicians.
Assumes responsibilities for patient's care in the operating room or procedure room as assigned.
Directs activities of operative procedure in room assigned.
Maintains accurate documentation of perioperative care.
Assists in maintenance of a clean and orderly environment.
Communicates with charge nurses, physicians and other team members.
Participates in continuing education.
Accepts responsibilities as a charge nurse.
Delivers direct patient care appropriate to age of patient served.
Reports to: Surgical Services Director
Graduate of a Program in Discipline - Required Graduate of a School of Nursing / College Nursing Education Program
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
Certifications:Basic Life Support (BLS) - to be obtained within 30 daysAdvanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) - to be obtained within 6 monthsPediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) - to be obtained within 6 months
Required Licenses[West Virginia, United States] OtherLifePoint Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities for all applicants and employees and complies with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of color, race, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, veterans’ status or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.
Current licensure by WV State Board of Nursing