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AdventHealth Registered Nurse First Assist CVOR PRN Days in Daytona Beach, Florida

Description

Registered Nurse First Assist CVOR AdventHealth Daytona Beach

Location Address: 301 Memorial Medical Parkway Daytona Beach, FL 32117

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Daytona Beach

  • Career growth and advancement potential

  • Opportunity to work for a faith based organization

  • High quality of life with low cost of living on the shores of sunny Daytona Beach, FL.

Work Hours/Shift:

  • PRN, Days

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • 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

  • 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.

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Documented completion of RNFA program (exception: CRNFA certified prior to 1998).

  • Current Florida RN license required.

  • One to two years of general nursing experience in an acute care setting.

  • BLS and ACLS Required.

  • Perioperative Nursing

Job Summary:

This specifically trained nurse assists the surgeon in performing surgical procedures. Responsibilities include the planning, administering and/or supervising the nursing activities on the operative patient. Maintains a safe and aseptic environment during surgery. Responsible to adhere to the Adventist Health System Corporate Compliance Plan, and to all the rules and regulations of all applicable local, state and federal agencies and accrediting bodies.

In addition, the RN first assistant at surgery collaborates with the surgeon in performing a safe operating with optimal outcome for the patient. The RNFA practices peri-operative nursing and must have acquired the necessary specific knowledge, skills and judgment. The RNFA practices under the supervision of the surgeon during the intra-operative phase of the peri-operative experience. The RNFA does not concurrently function as a scrub nurse. The RN First Assistant may be scheduled to function in the scrub or circulating role when not assigned to FA duties.

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

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.

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