RN FIRST ASSIST CVOR(Job Id 6139)
Job ID: 6139
Date posted: 02/04/2019
Work Type: PRN
Department: OPEN HEART SURGERY - GMCL
: PRN Facility: GWINNETT MEDICAL CENTER Other information:
Department: OPEN HEART SURGERY - GMCL Shift/Hours
Under the direction of the Clinical Manager is responsible for the nursing care of pediatric, adult and geriatric patients. The Registered Professional Nurse assesses assigned patients as well as plans, implements and evaluates care. Directs and assists in providing safe, aseptic technique and procedures. Provides leadership and direction to Support Technicians, Scrub Technicians, Unit Secretaries and other ancillary patient care providers as necessary.
In addition to the RN position summary, the RNFA is a registered nurse with specialized education. The development of specific technical skills enables the RNFA to assist the CV surgeon with cardiovascular procedures. Intraoperatively, the RNFA functions interdependently with the CV surgeon and applies knowledge, skill, and judgment necessary to assist the CV surgeon in performing a safe operation that yields optimal results for the patient.
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing
Current State of Georgia Registered Nurse License
Recent CVOR Operating Room experience
Graduate of a recognized RNFA Program preferred
Certified in perioperative nursing preferred
Current BLS and ACLS certification