Facility: Indian Creek Campus
Department: ICC PERIOP SERVICES
Schedule: Full Time
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We currently have an opening for a Perioperative Registered Nurse in the Operating Room at our Indian Creek campus.
The University of Kansas Hospital Indian Creek Campus brings academic medicine to Overland Park, offering access to multiple surgical specialties, services and coordinated, compassionate care. The Indian Creek facility has 20 pre- and post-operative rooms, 7 state-of-the-art operating rooms, 19 private inpatient rooms,10 short-stay rooms and offers Ear, nose and throat surgery, General surgery, GI endoscopy, Gynecologic surgery, Interventional radiology, Orthopedic surgery, Pain management, Plastic surgery, and Urology.
Analyzes assessment data to determine diagnosis/patient care priorities.
Collaborates and coordinates care of the patient with the interdisciplinary team.
Completes comprehensive patient assessment specific to clinical area/unit.
Develops and updates the patient plan of care.
Documents all aspects of care thoroughly per hospital policy.
Evaluates effectiveness of interventions and revises plan of care on an ongoing basis.
Follows organizational policies in providing safe patient care at all times (med admin, handoffs, etc.).
Implements the plan of care utilizing resources and best evidence.
Integrates patient and family teaching in daily routine.
Involves patient/family in identification of expected outcomes and goals.
Participates in unit and/or department quality improvement efforts.
Bachelor's degree in Nursing preferred; ADN required
Current Kansas Board of Nursing License.
Two or more years of Operating Room experience required
Must have an American Heart Association basic life support (BLS) or an American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer certification.
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