Kaiser Permanente Halethorpe , MD 21227
Provides quality patient care for pre-operative and post-operative patients, in accordance with nursing philosophy and approved standards.
Performs within the established standard of pre- and post- anesthesia nursing and critical care nursing.
Utilizes the standard of care in the assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of the surgical patient in the delivery of pre-operative and post-operative nursing care.
Formulates care plans based on individual assessment of physiologic functions and problems identified preoperatively and intra-operatively.
Provides nursing care utilizing clinical knowledge and expertise, reacting immediately to adverse physiological changes within seconds, to reverse and revive the patient's physiological functions.
Assembles and communicates appropriate information in verbal or written reports in order to maintain continuity of care.
Executes proper use of equipment and supplies used in the pre-operative area and the recovery (Stage I and Stage II) area.
Participates in the Perioperative Services quality assurance program.
Promotes personal and professional growth by actively participating in continuing education programs.
Participates in the professionalism of the Perioperative Services by showing adhering to the standards.
May be required to administer conscious sedation after appropriate training and competency requirements are met.
Assumes other related duties as directed.
Will be required to work alternate hours 8:00 am-4:30 pm when needed for business needs of clinic - vacation, sick call coverage etc;
Will be required to cover other medical specialties for nursing duties that fall within scope of RN license
License, Certification, Registration
Current RN licensure in Maryland (or a compact state license) required.
American Heart Association BLS, ACLS and PALS certification required.
Good oral and written communication skills required.
Proficiency in the use of applicable computer software required.
Primary Location: Maryland,Halethorpe,South Baltimore Medical Office 1701 Twin Springs R Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Shift: Day Workdays: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri Working Hours Start: 9:00 AM Working Hours End: 5:30 PM Job Schedule: Full-time Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: UFCW - Local 27 Job Level: Individual Contributor Job Category: Nursing Licensed Department: Pain Management Travel: No
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