Pre-Surgery Testing Registered Nurse, PST RN
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POST DATE 8/17/2016
END DATE 10/20/2016
JOB DESCRIPTIONPRE-SURGERY TESTING REGISTERED NURSE, PST RN
Job ID #: 68793
Job Category: RN-OR, PACU, Surgery
Employment Type: Full Time
Education Required: Associates Degree
Location: Atlanta, GA
Posted Date: August 16, 2016 Back to Search Results
Imagine a place where you can improve lives every day this place is Northside Hospital. Join our team of medical professionals who offer a lifetime of care. As Georgia s Most Preferred Hospital in Overall Healthcare Services for more than 16 consecutive years, we are the fastest-growing healthcare organization in the Southeast. We currently seek dynamic, skilled people to join our team of talented, award-winning staff. If you are a qualified, committed professional and are ready to work in a compassionate and innovative team environment, Northside is the place for you. Start your journey with us today!
Northside Hospital-Atlanta provides compassionate care for all stages of life and serves as a market leader in Women s Services, Maternity and Newborn Services, Surgery, Robotic Surgery and Cancer Care. We are proud to be voted Atlanta s Most Preferred Hospital for All Health Care Needs for more than 16 years. As a 537-bed, not-for-profit, full-service community hospital, we are committed to balancing clinical excellence with compassionate care and are dedicated to providing a Lifetime of Care to our community. Join our team and start making a difference with us today!
SERVICE AREA OVERVIEW
Specializing in Robotic, General, Bariatric, Neuro, Orthopedic, Breast, Plastic, and Gynecologic Surgery, Northside Hospital performs more than 40,500 cases annually, which is more than any other hospital in Georgia. We offer our patients innovative technology, including: daVinci robotic surgical system, O-arm Intraoperative Imaging, HD technology, Ci System computer-assisted orthopedic surgery system, artificial spinal disc, and stealth-guided image navigation. New advances in surgical technology allow Northside to stay at the forefront of medicine and devote more time to providing the best patient care possible. Many of the surgeons on staff at Northside are pioneers in laparoscopic surgery and are nationally recognized for their expertise in this area and many other minimally invasive techniques. If this is the professional environment you desire, Northside is eager to talk to you!
Pre-surgical testing is a multidisciplinary outpatient department, responsible for the completion of required patient orders prior to surgery.
* The Pre-Surgical Testing RN is responsible for providing high quality, compassionate care in accordance with the Surgical Services department policies and procedures. * Nursing duties include phlebotomy, EKG completion, specimen collection, and in-person assessment completion. * Ability to adapt to ever changing environment necessary. * Strong communication skills and team oriented attitude desirable. * Ability to multi-task, thorough communication skills, attention to detail, and strong assessment skills required. * Experience in computer based documentation desirable.
(2) two years + of current critical care, emergency department, triage, telephonic assessment, non bedside nursing or combination of. Demonstrated proficiency in skills applicable to designated area within probationary period. Basic Cardiac Life Support (BLS) certification. Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
LICENSE/CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Yes
WORK HOURS: 10:30a-7p
WEEKEND REQUIREMENTS: No
ON-CALL REQUIREMENTS: No
Why choose Northside* Northside supports our employees professional and personal growth. We foster an environment that promotes work/life balance. We embrace diversity. We care about you. If you are ready to advance your career, apply online today to join Northside s team!
Northside Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its employment practices on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, genetic information, veteran status or military service, or any other characteristic protected by federal law or Georgia law.