OrthoVirginia
Richmond, Virginia, United States
(on-site)
Spotlight Preferred
2 days ago
Job Type
Part-Time

Description

OrthoVirginia, Virginia's largest provider of expert orthopedic and therapy care, is currently seeking a PRN, experienced Registered Nurse- Pain Management to join our team!

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Position Summary

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The Pain Management Registered Nurse provides nursing care to the patients, is the patient's advocate, and answers patient needs by assisting the physician and person responsible for anesthesia care.

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Primary Functions & Accountabilities

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  • Organizes time, equipment, supplies, and staff to provide effective case management.
  • Supervises and directs patient care in a single procedure room.
  • Organizes nursing activities efficiently and effectively delegating activities appropriate to the abilities of available staff members.
  • Assists with supply, drug, and equipment inventories to maintain stock level and availability.
  • Addresses patient needs during admission to the procedural room with attention to requirements specific to the outpatient setting.
  • Identifies the patient and correct surgical intervention according to Facility policy and communicates with all surgical team members.
  • Reviews the patient's medical record and needs to plan care with other health care team members.
  • Provides comfort and reassurance to the patient; maintains patient's privacy and dignity.
  • Explains intraoperative phase routine procedures and care to the patient.
  • Performs the circulating nurse's functions adhering to standards for approved procedure room.
  • Prepares operating room according to the procedure to be performed and patient needs.
  • Anticipates needs of the interventional team; assists anesthesia staff by supporting the patient during administration of anesthesia.
  • Provides continuity of patient care by communicating with other perioperative care personnel and documenting records appropriately.
  • Responds in a timely manner to meet the needs of the patient and physician.
  • Documents patient care records and other forms accurately according to facility policy.

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Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

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  • Knowledge of standard concepts, practices, and procedures within OR Nursing
  • Knowledge and experience in the perioperative care of surgical patients
  • Knowledge of specialized equipment used in the OR or procedure room
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to respond effectively to emergencies, actual events or drills
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality of patient and employee information

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Position Requirements

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  • Completion of BSN or ADN program; Registered Nursing License
  • 2+ years’ Operating Room/Procedure room experience required


Job ID: 71622611

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