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RN 8790

Category:

RN Opportunities

Department:

Recovery

Primary Duties:

The Recovery RN and Same Day Surgery RN has the responsibility for the following: Completes all required patient assessments timely and accurately; completes discharge instructions or transfer information completely and accurately; completes all documentation accurately and timely; directs and assists non-licensed personnel; provides appropriate comfort measures and pain management; demonstrates knowledge of all wellness and disease management issues; administers medications accurately and timely; demonstrates competency in patient care procedures for the recovery room and same day surgery and use of pertinent equipment and supplies; executes accurate order entry, transcription of orders and signs off orders; provides patient education; initiates and updates patient plan of care; and promotes and assures patient safety. Competent in knowledge of anesthetic agents.  Competent in conscious sedation.

Education Requirements:

Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required. RN with 1 year hospital experience or previous Same Day/Recovery experience.  Current State of Illinois registered nurse license, current CPR certification, ACLS and PALS certifications required.

Opportunity Type:

Part-Time

Shift:

7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Schedule:

32 hrs/wk plus call

Phone Contact:

815-664-1353

E-mail Contact:

mailto:cknudson@aboutsmh.org