As an integral part of the interdisciplinary team, the Registered Nurse utilizes the nursing process to provide therapeutic care to a specific population of patients. Â The perioperative registered nurse uses the nursing process, designs, coordinates, and delivers care to meet the identified needs of all patients during perioperative phase. Â Perioperative nurses possess and apply knowledge of procedure and patientâs intraoperative experience throughout the patient care continuum. Â Perioperative nurse assesses, diagnoses, plans, intervenes and evaluates the outcome of interventions based on criteria that criteria that support a standard of care. Â Perioperative nurse addresses the impact of the surgical experience on the patientâ123s physiological, psychological, sociocultural and spiritual responses. Â Perioperative nursing role and activities performed during the preoperative, intraoperative and postoperative phases of the patientâs surgical intervention. Â Perioperative nursing includes, but is not limited to: Â Peer education and patient/family teaching; support and reassurance; advocacy; control of environment; efficient provision of resources; maintenance of asepsis; monitoring physiological and psychological status; management aggregate patient needs; supervision of ancillary personnel; preoperative exploration, validation of current and future practices; integration and coordination of care across settings and among disciplines, collaboration and consultation.
Minimum Education:â¢Graduate of approved Nursing School.Minimum Experience/Knowledge:â¢One year as an operating room nurse in an acute care setting immediately prior to application.Required License/Certification:â¢Valid California Registered Nursing licenseâ¢BLS for Healthcare Provider from American Heart Association.â¢ACLS Preferredâ¢Fire and Safety Certification. If no card upon hire, one must be obtained within 30 days of hire, and maintained by renewal before expiration date.
Internal Number: REQ20086596
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