Georgia Employer REGISTERED NURSE SPECIAL PROCEDURES in Savannah, Georgia
Description SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)SCHEDULE: Full-timeDo you have the career opportunities as an Special Procedures Registered Nurse that you want in your current role? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join Memorial Health University Medical Center, a facility that is part of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare.We are committed to providing our employees with the support they need. At Memorial Health, we offer an array of medical, dental, and vision packages as well as several add-on perks to make your benefits package truly customizable to you and your family needs. Some of our unique benefits we offer include:Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance ProgramsStudent Loan RepaymentStudent Loan ForgivenessPaid Personal Leave401k (100% annual match - 3%-9% of pay based on years of service)Identity Theft Protection discountsAuto, Home, and Life Insurance optionsAdoption AssistanceEmployee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)You contribute to our success. Every role has an impact on our patients' lives and you have the opportunity to make a difference. We are looking for a dedicated RN like you to be a part of our team.The Special Procedures Registered Nurse will provide professional surgical nursing care to patients utilizing the nursing process, collaborating with other members of the health care delivery team, including physicians, to assure quality health care. The Special Procedures Nurse assumes the responsibility for ensuring effective communication with the surgical technologists, the other Registered Nurses, the surgeons, the patients and their families, as well as the other members of the surgical team.What you will do in this role:You will provide assistance in emergency procedures as well as elective and scheduled casesYou will work alongside surgical teams to ensure that patients receive the best possible careYou will serve as a liaison between the surgical team and the patients' familiesYou will be responsible for organizing supplies needed for patientsYou will assess patients before, during, and after surgery and maintain a sterile operating roomYou will perform count procedures to protect patient from unintended retained foreign objects as well as perform interventions necessary to ensure the patient's procedure is performed on the correct site, side, and levelYou will perform interventions throughout the surgical procedure to maintain the status of the patient's genitourinary, gastrointestinal, musculoskeletal, endocrine, respiratory, cardiovascular, and neurological systems, and fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base balances at or above baseline levelsYou will administer medications in accordance with physician ordersYou will actively involve patient or designated support person in decisions affecting their post perioperative plan of care and the rehabilitation processQualificationsMust be a graduate from an accredited school of Nursing: Associate's Degree in Nursing or higher is requiredMust be licensed as a Registered Nurse in the state which you practice and/or hold an active Compact/Multi-State RN licenseCurrent American Heart Association (AHA) or American Red Cross Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider is requiredMinimum of 1-year previous experience of... For full info follow application link.We are committed to: Providing an inclusive work environment where everyone is treated with fairness, dignity and respect. Recruiting and retaining a diverse staff reflective of the patients and communities we serve. Equal employment opportunities are provided to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected category in accordance to applicable federal, state, or local laws.