Job DescriptionMedical Park Tower i
s a busy, multi-specialty surgery center located in the heart of Austin, Texas. We have 5 ORs and perform a broad range of outpatient surgical procedures including General, Ophthalmology, Orthopedic, Urology.
The RN circulator assesses, plans, implements and evaluates care for all age patients in operating room. Provides care within nursing standards of practice and the policies of the Center. Makes decisions regarding direct patient care needs and communicates appropriate information to physicians, patients, family members, and personnel in other departments as well as team members. May have additional responsibilities as designated by the OR Manager and/or Clinical Director, which include, but are not limited to, serving on committees, participating in quality improvement audits and projects.
Ideal candidate will be focused on excellent customer service, have the ability to multi-task, the ability to show flexibility in assignments, maintain scrupulous infection control standards, maintain professional competencies and have the ability to work as part of an interdependent multidisciplinary team.
Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing.
Minimum of 3 years previous OR experience REQUIRED
Current Texas License as a Registered Nurse
Current in BLS, ACLS and PALS required
Possess the ability to work independently and prioritize responsibilities
Possess the ability to deal tactfully with patients, families, physicians, and employees
Knowledgeable of policies and procedures specific to operating room nurse
Clinically proficient in operating room nursing skills, demonstrating knowledge of the development needs of the pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patient
Physically and emotionally capable of performing responsibilities of position
USPI complies with federal, state, and/or local laws regarding mandatory vaccination of its workforce. If you are offered this position and must be vaccinated under any applicable law, you will be required to show proof of full vaccination or obtain an approval of a religious or medical exemption prior to your start date. If you receive an exemption from the vaccination requirement, you will be required to submit to regular testing in accordance with the law.
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