Perioperative Registered Nurse

Gothenburg Health   Gothenburg, NE   Full-time     Nursing
Posted on November 4, 2023
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Perioperative Registered Nurse

Position Summary
This position is responsible at all times to fulfill the responsibilities and duties of preoperative RN, intraoperative RN, and postoperative RN. Responsibilities include: providing surgical patient care by assessing, planning, and implementing the nursing care patients receive before, during and after surgery.

-Possess, maintain, and utilize surgical knowledge in PreOp, IntraOp, PACU, PostOp, to ensure ARON standards are being followed.
-Evaluates and supervises bedside care of pre-op and post-anesthesia patient including but not limited to teaching, answering questions, physical assessments, Vital Signs, air way management, dismissal information, and other pertinent assessment resulting in quality care of the patient.
-Works effectively as a team member within the facility to provide quality service to hospital departments through communication, cooperation, and collaboration.
-Establishes and maintains intraoperative care of patient by supervising sterility, assisting anesthesia, understating re-sterilization processes, ensuring appropriate position, prep, count and infection control practices are being completed ensuring quality care to the patient.

Minimum Qualifications
-Unrestricted Registered Nurse License with Nebraska Board of Nursing or a compact state is required.
BLS, ACLS, PALS certifications or the ability to obtain within 30 days of hire.

About Gothenburg Health
Gothenburg Health is a critical access hospital and clinics located in Gothenburg, Nebraska. This is an opportunity to join an innovative and positive work culture with a growing healthcare provider with unparalleled passion. We offer a competitive salary and benefit package that includes vacation and sick leave, extended illness, health insurance, paid life insurance, paid long term disability, and a defined contribution retirement plan with an employer match.