Perioperative Nurse - Operating Room Nurse

Job ID: 238512
Discipline: Registered Nurse
Specialty: OR
Date Posted: September 18, 2019
Address: 701 N 1st St MAB 528
Location: Springfield, IL 62781
Duration: Full-time
Start Date: November 03, 2019
Employment Type: Perm
Weekly Pay: Call for details
Company: Nursing Jobs

Job Description & Requirements

Seeking OR RN's for a fantastic facility in Springfield and Lincoln, IL and ! Willing to train! Competitive Pay and Sign On Bonuses available! Job Position Description Responsible for delegation, supervision, and provision of nursing care for a designated group of patients through utilization of the nursing process. Provides age-appropriate care. Participates in research when appropriate and incorporates research findings into evidence-based clinical practice. Contributes to quality improvement processes. Adheres to MMC Mission, Vision, and Values, the Nursing Division Mission, Vision, and Philosophy, the ANA Code of Ethics and the Illinois Nursing Act. Specifications: 1. Licensed as RN in State of Illinois. BSN preferred. 2. Current BLS/CPR certification per policy. 3. Must be able to position and/or transfer an average adult patient and possess gross coordination sufficient to perform other patient care duties as required. Must be able to withstand prolonged periods of standing. Must be able to perform difficult manipulative skills such as IV insertion and IM injections. 4. Environmental working conditions include exposure to blood, bodily fluids and tissue, contagious diseases and/or radioactive or other potentially hazardous materials. Principle Responsibilities 1. Professional Nursing Care 2. Age appropriate assessment. 3. Data analysis to identify nursing problems. 4. Defines individualized patient outcomes. 5. Develops an interdisciplinary, individualized plan of care in partnership with patients and families. 6. Implements specified interventions to attain expected outcomes. 7. Evaluates the patient's progress toward attainment of outcomes, revising the plan when indicated. Supervision and Delegation 1. Delegates patient care tasks to LPNs and unlicensed assistive personnel based on job description, individual capability and patient needs. 2. Communicates patient status and caregiver performance expectations. 3. Appropriately supervises performance of LPNs and unlicensed assistive personnel. 4. Directs performance improvement for LPNs and unlicensed assistive personnel. 5. Builds teamwork when supervising and delegating to others. Communication and Collaboration 1. Demonstrates effective interpersonal skills. 2. Uses therapeutic communication techniques. 3. Demonstrates assertiveness. 4. Communicates relevant patient information to other members of the health team. 5. Documents patient care according to Memorial policies and procedures. 6. Ensures appropriate implementation of physician's orders. 7. Accesses electronic data to facilitate patient care. 8. Creates and maintains a collaborative work environment. 9. Participates in interdisciplinary planning and decision making. 10. Precepts new nursing employees and/or nursing students. Quality and Safety 1. Identifies and resolves safety risks. 2. Participates in continuous quality improvement. 3. Participates in the periodic review and revision of policies, procedures, and standards of care. 4. Complies with all safety policies. Professional Accountability 1. Demonstrates ethical decision making. 2. Advocates for patients and families. 3. Appropriately follows the chain of command. 4. Adheres to the Memorial Health System Behavioral Standards. 5. Develops annual plan for own professional development. 6. Participates in community health initiatives. 7. Participates in community organizations. 8. Contributes to nursing research activities and applies findings in clinical practice. 9. Participates in nurse peer review process. Performs other duties and tasks as assigned.

Required Qualifications


Preferred Qualifications

Licensed as RN in State of Illinois. BSN preferred. Current BLS/CPR certification per policy.

Facility Location

Located on historic U.S. Route 66, half-way between Chicago and St. Louis, Springfield, the capital city of Illinois is your quintessential All-American city, brimming with Midwestern hospitality and warmth. Here you’ll discover a vibrant mix of entertainment, historic sites, excellent shopping and vibrant festivals that showcase the city’s culture and history.

Job Benefits

This positions offer a wide range of benefits that typically include Full Medical, Dental, Prescription, Vision, Tuition Reimbursement, PTO, Flex Spending as well as generous Compensation packages and differentials.

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