Position Summary: The RN provides high quality, safe, cost effective, total nursing care to all patients utilizing the nursing process. The RN assumes responsibility for overall coordination and integration of patient care based on need of the patient and family members. The RN directs care according to established standards of safety, risk management, Infection control, with the goal being to discharge the patient with an optimum level of care provided. The RN utilizes evidence-based practice in accordance with professional standards and adheres to the Florida State Nurse Practice Act. The RN reviews orders/test results and documents care delivered accurately and timely in electronic health record.
Responsible for coordinating & directing the multidisciplinary activities of technical staff during surgery in order to provide the highest standard of care for the patient undergoing surgery. Functions as a circulating nurse. Performs nursing techniques for the comfort and well being of the patient. Utilizes the nursing process to formulate a plan of care and complies with the mission and policies of the hospital. Assists Anesthesiologists and surgeons as necessary. Collaborates with other disciplines to order to facilitate care.
(including required licensure/certifications, education and job knowledge / experience)
Minimum: Graduate from an accredited school of nursing.
Minimum two (2) years OR experience (preferred)
Current Florida RN license
American Heart Association BLS required
Demonstrates yearly competencies specific to unit
Understanding of AORN standards of practice
Ability to take call
Job: Surgical Services
Primary Location: Boca Raton, Florida
Facility: West Boca Medical Center
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 1905031268
About Tenet Healthcare
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.