RN OR Circulator
Company: Surgical Care Affiliates
Posted on: November 16, 2018
SCA, a leader in the outpatient surgery industry, strategically partners with health plans, medical groups and health systems across the country to develop and optimize surgical facilities. SCA operates more than 210 surgical facilities, including ambulatory surgery centers and surgical hospitals, in partnership with approximately 7,500 physicians. For more information on SCA, visit www.scasurgery.com.
Facility Description: UCSD Center for Surgery of Encinitas is located in beautiful north county San Diego. We perform a wide variety of surgical specialties and enjoy a great reputation for providing high quality care in the community
Accountabilities / Responsibilities
The RN OR Circulator position is responsible for providing safe and direct quality care for patients receiving treatment at the ASC in the operating room to identified age groups. In collaboration with other members of the multi-disciplinary care team, the OR Circulator competently performs job responsibilities in accordance with all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state, and federal agencies and accrediting bodies. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
Ensure patient needs are met in accordance with instructions of physician and facility's policies & procedures.
Demonstrates respect for co-workers & develops positive working relationships with other departments.
Communicates with courtesy when interacting with patients, physicians, hospital staff, vendors and the public - in person, on the telephone, or by email.
Develops, individualizes and prioritizes patient's plan of care daily in collaboration with patient, family and health team members that is sensitive to the patient's cultural and spiritual needs to attain expected outcomes.
Coordinates and performs safety activities routinely including time-outs, fire safety assessments, and audits as appropriate in coordination with the Director of Nursing, Medical Director and the Medical Executive Committee(s).
Provides direct clinical patient care to surgical patients in the operating room.
Prepares the operating room for procedures each day assuring all supplies, implants, & equipment is present and ready.
Assisting with efficient Operating Room turn over between cases to prepare for the next case.
Accurate and legible documentation in the medical record and inventory and maintenance of preference cards.
Demonstrates continued competence in assessing, treating, and caring for individuals based upon age-specific needs utilizing a developmental perspective.
Maintains and demonstrates safe medication practices.
Identifies potentially unsafe situations and notifies supervisor.
Registered Nurse, licensed in the state of California
1-2 years OR Circulating Experience REQUIRED
Multispecialty Operating Room experience strongly preferred. Center is heavy in orthopedics, ENT, pain management, plastic surgery, general surgery, podiatry, and ophthalmology.
Must be exhibit flexibility and positive skills
Excellent communication skills MANDATORY
Electronic medical records, HST, Excel, Word.
Please send resumes to John.Jimenez@scasurgery.com
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