LakewoodRegional Medical Center is proud to be an integral part of the Orange Countycommunity. From orthopedics to cardiac care to urology, weâve received manydesignations for quality care. Although we appreciate these prestigious honors,we are most honored by the opportunity to serve you and your loved ones. Weârecommitted to finding new ways to improve and make our hospital the best placefor patients, physicians and employees. We appreciate the opportunity to serveyou, and we are here any time you need help.
Weoffer competitive salaries and benefits including a matching 401(k), severalhealth & dental plans to choose from, generous tuition assistance plans,and relocation assistance for select positions.
The Registered ProfessionalNurse is responsible for the delivery of patient care, utilizing the
nursing process forassessment, planning, implementation and evaluation while meeting
competently all safeexpectations of a nurse.
Minimumof one (1) year experience as a Peri-operative Staff RN in an acute carehospital.
UnitSpecific Technical Skills:
Demonstrates understanding and utilization of principles of asepsis,provides a surgically clean environment for patient care and ensures thesterility of supplies and instruments during operative procedures.
Assumesresponsibility for intra-operative patient safety related to positioning andequipment/supply use.
Performsthe peri-operative nursing role to include pre-operative assessment of thepatient, nursing care plan formulation, operative care plan implementation andpost-operative evaluation of the patientâs response/outcome and of theeffectiveness and appropriateness of the nursing care provided.
Assistsanesthesiologists with the intubation/extubation of patients, the monitoring offluid/volume balance, administration of blood and blood products, and the thermoregulationof the patient.
Monitorspatient level of consciousness, EKG, and BP during local anesthetic procedures.
Assuresthe proper supplies, equipment and instrumentation are available for surgicalprocedures.
Job: Surgical Services
Primary Location: Lakewood, California
Facility: Lakewood Regional Medical Center
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Evening
Shift Begin: 2:30 PMShift End: 11:00 PM
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâs or employeeâs 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.