Peri-Anesthesia RN - On Call, Caton Hill MOB

Woodbridge, Virginia
Jun 01, 2024
Sep 17, 2024
Job Summary:

Provides quality patient care for pre-operative and post-operative patients, in accordance with nursing philosophy and approved standards.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • 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 pre-operatively and intra-operatively.

  • Provides nursing care utilizing clinical knowledge and expertise, reacting immediately to adverse physiological changes within seconds, to reverse and revive the patients physiological functions.

  • Renders nursing care following aseptic techniques.

  • 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 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.

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