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Registered Nurse First Assist Surgery Room Cardiovascular FT Days $15,000 Sign On plus Relocation Available

Req #: 17007632
Location: Daytona Beach, FL
Job Category: Nursing
Organization: FH Memorial Medical Center
Potential Referral Bonus: $3000

Description

Work Hours/Shifts

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Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center    

     Our goal at Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center is simple: to offer our patients the absolute best care around, in the most compassionate, community-focused setting possible.

     Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center consists of two campuses: a 277-bed main hospital in Daytona Beach and a 119-bed hospital in Ormond Beach, as well as our new outpatient facility, located at the Pavilion at Port Orange. Through our Christian mission of hope, health and healing, we strive to promote wellness of mind, body and spirit. We are a recipient of the 2012 Governor’s Sterling Award, which is the highest award an organization in Florida can receive for performance excellence.

     More than 400 physicians hold privileges to practice at our facilities, and we employ more than 1,700 care-team members. Our specialties include cardiology, cancer, emergency care, surgical services, obstetrics, neurosurgery, stroke care, rehabilitation, weight-loss surgery, imaging, laboratory, home health, wound care, diabetes, hospice, physician practices and women’s services.

     Patients and families from across the country appreciate Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center’s unique culture. Our cutting-edge technology is accompanied by the holistic environment and patient-centered care that have defined Florida Hospital for more than a century. Best of all, it’s just a short trip from some of Florida’s most exciting attractions—and minutes from the Sunshine State’s premier beaches.

 

 

Qualifications
What you will be responsible for:
  • Utilizes his/her knowledge and skills in giving safe and effective nursing care.
  • Carries out those activities delegated by the physician which concern medications, treatment, and diagnostic measures.
  • Knows available supplies and equipment and their use within the OR suite.  Uses, time, effort and materials economically.
  • Cares for specimens properly and handles their disposition according to hospital/lab policy.
  • Prepares and maintains sterile and non-sterile supplies and equipment.  Assists with cleaning of rooms, restocking and updating supplies.
  • Maintains thorough and complete record of each patient’s procedure according to established standard of care and documents in electronic medical record.
  • Knows the laws and their legal interpretation which influences the practice of nursing.
  • Makes sound judgments in referring situations beyond his/her ability and/or scope of function to the proper person.
  • Participates in the in-service education programs by: attending in-service education meetings, participating in the orientation and continuous on the mob training experience of nursing personnel, participating in OR department education programs, and evaluating own performance and striving to improve.  Also precepts new students/nurses as needed.
  • Functions in the peri-operative nursing practice as both a FA, scrub and circulating nurse.
  • Maintains knowledgeable of surgical anatomy, physiology and operative technique related to the operative procedures in which the RN assists.
  • Uses proper procedure in the tissue handling, providing exposure in the operative field, use of instrumentation, suturing, and provision of hemostasis.
  • Responds to code situation within the department
  • Participates in hospital/community functions as needed.
  • Floats to other surgical service units as patient/census needs require. Reviews policies and procedures as they relate to nursing functions in Operating Room and recommends those changes.
  • Assists in any other tasks as directed by the specialty coordinator/charge nurse or manager.
What you will need:
  • Documented completion of RNFA program (exception: CRNFA certified prior to 1998).
  • One to two years of general nursing experience in an acute care setting. 
  • Current Florida RN license required.
  • Computer proficiency required.
  • Perioperative Nursing
  • BLS 
  • ACLS

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
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