Kadlec RN-Procedural-Ambulatory Surgery Center (1.0 FTE, Days) in Richland, Washington
Kadlec Clinic has an exciting opportunity for a Procedural Registered Nurse to join our growing Ambulatory Surgery Center team!
Shift Details: Full time, 1.0. Day shifts. Monday-Friday currently, with the potential for Saturday rotation if growth warrants.
Graduation from an accredited nursing program required.
Minimum of (1) year procedural/surgical setting experience required.
Current WA State RN Licensure required.
Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS required.
ACLS required within 6 months from date of hire into the position. Preferred Qualifications:
BSN from an accredited nursing program preferred.
Conscious Sedation Certification preferred.
Bi-lingual or multi-lingual skills preferred.
Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:
As a Registered Nurse, you will perform a variety of duties involved in providing patient care in a surgical setting.
Uses principles of aseptic technique and infection control in varying situations.
Verifies the operative procedure using the consent form, patient statement, and if needed surgeon verification prior to the procedure.
Continuously evaluates the patient's needs, plan of care, and nursing actions, adjusting the plans as required to provide optimum patient outcomes.
Verifies allergies to medication, food, chemicals.
Reports deviations of diagnostic studies (lab or diagnostic studies) to the attending surgeon.
Starts IVs and manages IVs during procedure.
Administers conscious sedation (moderate sedation) per competency under the direction of Provider.
Accesses patients before, during, and after administration of sedation and provide appropriate care.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details —
Provide safe compassionate care. We promise to answer the call of every person we serve; to know them, care for them and ease their way. We are committed to safety, compassion, respect, integrity, stewardship, excellence and collaboration.
Located in sunny Tri-Cities, WA, Kadlec is the largest non-profit healthcare provider in the region. Kadlec is the premier choice for customer service excellence, providing compassionate healthcare to the region by combining cutting-edge technology and innovation with evidence-based, patient-focused care. Kadlec is proud to be part of Planetree (Planetree.org) and continues to be recognized nationally as a “Best in Class Employer”. Kadlec does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, age, color, religion, national origin, genetic information, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State, or Local Law. EOE.To learn more, click here: http://www.kadlec.org/careers/about-kadlec
Job Category: Clinic/Ambulatory Care Nursing
Req ID: 157494