Conemaugh Nason Medical Center is looking for a skilled Registered Nurse to work in their Operating Room. The Staff Nurse assesses, develops, implements and evaluates the care of the surgical patients according to Standards of Practice. The Staff Nurse may act as a circulator or scrub nurse. He or she will participate in patient and family teaching, provide leadership by interacting appropriately with staff, physicians and other departments to meet patient/family needs and will provide care that is consistent with professional and hospital standards.
Duties included, but are not limited to the following:
-Provide education regarding the expected psychosocial response, nutritional management, medication management, pain management, wound management, and expected responses to the operative or invasive procedure.
-Administer medications safely and correctly.
-Communicate the patient’s current status to relevant parties throughout the continuum of care.
-Perform interventions to protect the patient from surgical site infection.
-Competitive Shift Differential for applicable positions/shifts
-In house Pharmacy
-On site Occupational Health
-Friendly environment, willing to provide training!