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Company: Crystal Clinic Orthopaedic Center
Location: Fairlawn
Posted on: November 25, 2022

Job Description:

POSITION SUMMARY: The RN OR is responsible through nursing processes for providing and coordinating nursing care, and resource management for patients and families in the operating room. Is responsible for providing direct patient care to patients and their families by applying and documenting the nursing process; assessment, nursing diagnosis, planning, implementation and evaluation. Utilizes judgment and is guided by knowledge of basic principles of nursing based on the biological, physical and psycho-social sciences. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Compiles total nursing assessment within the initial shift or specific time frame; Assessment includes the following factors: biophysical, psychosocial, environmental, self-care, educational needs and discharge planning; Develops a nursing plan of care based on identified nursing diagnosis, patient care needs and standards and consistent with the therapies of other disciplines; Applies a systematic problem-solving approach in developing, implementing and evaluating nursing plans of care; Documents implementation of the plan of care and all nursing interventions. Evaluates the effectiveness of the plan of care and outcomes, making revisions as appropriate.
Responsible for observing aseptic techniques, providing necessary instruments, supplies and equipment for surgeries according to CCOC policy and the preference of surgeons.
Responsible for compliance of narcotics management throughout Department.
Demonstrates competency in basic nursing practice required to manage and provide total patient care through the application of CCOC's philosophy, policies and procedures; Demonstrates knowledge and skill in providing care in the surgical environment; Documents appropriately all patient care and outcomes; Prioritizes work and makes changes as situations warrant.
Maintains accountability while delegating responsibilities according to patient needs and staff competencies; demonstrates and promotes effective management skills and contributes to the efficient operation of the unit; provides staff orientation, training, instruction, guidance, and supervision as necessary; Assists in teaching/competency maintenance/training of all team members.
Shares ideas for improvement/revision of policies/procedures which would enhance the work environment and overall operation of the Department.
Interprets clinical data/patient responses and collaborates with members of the health care team to provide comprehensive and coordinated patient care; Communicates pertinent information throughout all phases of the nursing process; Communicates effectively with physicians and other disciplines to exchange patient information and provide optimal care during the Perioperative experience.
Participates in educational programs, serves on committees and seeks other opportunities for professional and personal growth and development.
Ensures Hourly Patient Rounding is incorporated in to the daily Patient Care routine; Participates in ongoing evaluation to ensure patient safety and quality during the continuum of care.
All other duties not specifically assigned. EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: Three (3) to Five (5) years of demonstrated OR experience preferred CERTIFICATES/LICENSES/REGISTRATION: Current license to practice as registered nurse in the State of Ohio
Current BLS for healthcare providers required Crystal Clinic Orthopaedic Center is nationally renowned and the destination point for Orthopaedic, musculoskeletal and reconstructive care! In fact, we are one of just 13 hospitals in the nation- and the only one in Ohio -to earn Joint Commission certifications in total hip, total knee, total shoulder, and spinal fusion procedures. Crystal Clinic is comprised of knowledgeable specialists and wonderful employees who focus on providing patient centered, high quality, value based care to enhance the lifestyle of the patients we serve. We are looking for individuals to join Crystal Clinic who are goal-oriented, career motivated, and want to have an impact in today's world while developing themselves in a challenging and rewarding field. Benefits Employees may elect to participate in a variety benefit programs. Eligibility to participate will require the fulfillment of applicable waiting periods and satisfaction of eligibility requirements. Medical
Life Insurance (100% Employer paid)
Short & Long Term Disability (100% Employer paid)
Flexible Spending Account
Health Savings Account
Tuition Reimbursement Program
Wellness Program
Employee Assistance Program

Keywords: Crystal Clinic Orthopaedic Center, Akron , RN OR, Healthcare , Fairlawn, Ohio

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