North Central Surgical Center
We are looking for a top-performer with solid knowledge of Pre- operative and PACU/ Recovery Nursing .This is a fast paced environment that is driven to reach the highest quality and satisfaction outcomes in Texas.
North Central is a highly successful, Baylor affiliate hospital located in Dallas. We partner with the very best team members and medical staff in the area. We are a surgical focused hospital that performs over 10,000 procedures per year. We are looking for a top-performer with solid knowledge of Pre-operative and PACU/ Recovery Patient Care Technician . This is a fast paced environment that is driven to reach the highest quality and satisfaction outcomes in Texas.
FACTS ABOUT NORTH CENTRAL: Opened in 2005 10 Operating Rooms Medical/Surgical Patient Rooms
Assist patients with activities of daily living, provides basic nursing care to non-acutely ill patients and assists in maintenance of a safe and clean environment under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse in charge of the team and/or unit.
Our competitive salary and benefits package includes medical and dental insurance, 401(k), paid time off and life insurance.
EDUCATION, TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS:
Current Texas Nursing License
Current CPR, ACLS, and PALS
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
Minimum 2 year experience in a hospital setting
Ability to recognize, evaluate, 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 communication 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
Lifting > 50 lbs.
Lifting > 20 lbs.
Pushing > 50 lbs.
Pulling > 50 lbs.
Some = 1 - 4 times/day or 10% Freq. = 20 - 40 times/day or 33%
Very Freq. = 100 times/day or 56%
(X) INSIDE [Specify major Hazards:
working conditions] (X) Exposure to toxic/chemical/detergents
( ) OUTSIDE [Specify major ( ) Exposure to extreme conditions: hot/cold
working conditions] ( ) Exposure to dust/fumes/helicopter drafts
(X) Exposure to moving mechanical parts
(X) Exposure to potential electrical shock
(X) Exposure to X-ray/electromagnetic energy
(X) Manual Dexterity (eye-hand coordination) (X) Exposure to high pitched noises
(X) Perform shift work (X) Exposure to communicable diseases
(X) Maneuver weight of patients (X) Exposure to pathogen exposure
(X) Hear alarm/phone/tape recorder/equipment (X) Exposure to risk exposure
(X) Walk 6 hours per day (X) Use of latex gloves
(X) Reach above shoulder
(X) Finger dexterity (X) Manage stress appropriately
(X) On Call Work (X) Handle multiple priorities
(X) Color vision ( ) Works alone
(X) Depth perception crowded
Work Positions (% of time spent):
Sitting: 5% Standing: 30% Walking: _65%
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