ABOUT THE JOB
Denville Surgery Center is looking for an experienced and capable Pre Admissions Nurse for our Pre Admissions Department. The Pre Admissions Nurse is responsible for the teamwork and coordination of nursing care to include the collection and analysis of assessment data in determining nursing diagnosis, identification of expected outcomes and development of plan of care in collaboration with the patient/family and other interdisciplinary team members as appropriate. The Pre Admissions Nurse identifies interventions to attain expected outcomes, implements the interventions identified in the plan of care, evaluates the progress of the patient/family toward attainment of outcomes, and documents the process. This care includes sensitivity to age specific and unique needs of the patient/family.
Hours are Mon-Friday, generally 9-5:30 however occasional extended hours and flexible start/end times are required.
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
Minimum 2 year experience in a preoperative setting, preferably ASC
Ability to recognize, evaluates, solve problems and correct errors.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with patients, hospital staff, physicians, vendors and the public.
Excellent communication and organizational skills.
Demonstrates accountability, professionalism, openness, receptive to change, creativity and innovative.
Excellent customer service and team skills
Ability to adapt to change quickly, strong knowledge base relative to surgery procedures and management of the surgical patient
Understands principles of aseptic technique and their implementation
Ability to care for patients from infancy to geriatrics
Excellent teaching skills *
Basic knowledge of Performance Improvement ideology
Our competitive salary and benefits package includes medical and dental insurance, 401(k), paid time off and life insurance.
United Surgical Partners International