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AdventHealth RN Circulator OR - FT Days in San Marcos, Texas

Description

RN Circulator - OR

Central Texas Medical Center

Location Address: 1301 Wonder World Dr., San Marcos, TX 78666

Top Reasons to Work At Central Texas Medical Center, San Marcos, TX

  • Live in the Texas Hill Country that includes small towns and big appetites within a 30 minute drive to Austin and also includes living near the San Marcos River for tons of aquatic fun.

  • Located near Colleges and Universities to expand your career by offering Tuition reimbursement and includes many low-cost living environment choices.

  • CTMC's CREATION Health Institute at http://www.ctmc.org/care-services/creation-health-institute was created to provide information, education, health screenings and events that emphasize a healthy lifestyle. Offerings such as HealthCheck, disease management, support groups, women's health, nutrition, healthy living for seniors and children's health are provided to the public for free or a minimal fee.

  • LeapFrog grade “A” for patient safety and prides itself in safety for all patients, visitors and employees. Also, recognized for a 6 th year of “Most Wired Health System”, Click here to review other prestigious awards: http://www.ctmc.org/about-us/awards-and-recognitions

  • Support the spiritual state of mind of the patient by praying with them and educating families during visits to explain the important element of the healing process.

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time / Days

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Prepares operative sight for the surgical procedure.

  • Functions as the role of Scrub Nurse upon proven competency.

  • Prepares operating room for surgical procedures.

  • Provides complete and accurate nursing records on charts, log books, and implant records.

  • Provides accurate patient charges.

  • Updates patient care in response to monitored events.

  • Assists the anesthesia care provider during induction, intubation, and emergence from anesthesia.

  • Positions patient to optimize the surgical procedures and maintain patient safety.

  • Directs the plan of care in the operating room.

  • Creates a patient focused care plan in response to patient needs, nursing assessment, and physician’s orders.

  • Directs plan of care in the operating room.

  • Performs accurate sponge, sharps, and instrument counts.

  • Sets up, tests, and connects all specialty equipment.

  • Orders supplies.

  • Participates in the trial of new products and equipment.

  • Responds to life and injury threatening events with a professional course of action.

  • Constantly monitors the environment to assure patient, visitor, and staff safety.

  • Develops self professionally and participates in departmental activities.

  • Works with coworkers in a professional manner both within the department and throughout the hospital.

  • Reports malfunctioning equipment to the Clinical Manager in a timely manner.

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

· Must hold a current license or be eligible for license as an RN in the state of Texas.

· Must hold a current certificate in BCLS from the AHA.

· Must obtain and hold, within 6 months of hire, a current certificate in ACLS if RN takes Circulator Call.

· Six months to one year related experience and/or training.

Job Summary:

To implement the nursing process, acting within the standards of care for the safe, timely delivery of patient focused care. To provide accurate documentation and charges and to constantly maintain an optimum surgical environment.

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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