University of Minnesota Physicians Operating Room RN (Ambulatory Surgery Center) - 1.0 FTE in Minneapolis, Minnesota
As the multi-specialty group practice for the faculty of the University of Minnesota Medical School, University of Minnesota Physicians has more than 950 physicians and 1,600 health professionals, providing clinical care in over 100 specialty and sub-specialty areas. Our mission is three-fold: delivering exceptional patient care, advancing medicine through research, and training the next generation of health professionals. The Registered Nurse, Ambulatory Care Operating Room is a professional caregiver who assumes responsibility and accountability through the nursing process, for the surgical care of the operating room patient and significant others in collaboration with other health care providers. Key responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Develop and initiate plan of patient care using an outcomes based approach ensuring application of age related growth and development principles. Coordinate, oversee, deliver, and delegate nursing care based on patient assessment/standards of care. Direct, evaluate, and supervise the work of assistive personnel in providing delegated nursing services and development principles. Document, reassess and alter plan of care based on patient's response to nursing interventions on an ongoing basis. Collaborates with other health care team members, patient and family members to determine necessary resources and provide continuity of patient care. Communicate pertinent patient data to other members of the health care team in a timely fashion. Helps create a healthy, energized environment where colleagues support each other to better patient care and satisfaction by: Demonstrates ability to provide applicable care/service adjusting approaches to reflect developmental level of population served. Modifies interventions/service based on population served. Provides patient/employee education based on assessment of learning needs of learner. The minimum qualifications for this role are: Current Licensure as an RN in state of MN. Bachelor's in Nursing BLS certification 2 years of operating room experience with knowledge of AORN standards. Knowledge and proficiency with computers. Ability to use technology effectively. Critical thinking and decision making skills. Physical strength to transport patients / equipment and stamina to stand long periods of time. Ability to work effectively with and integrated interests of various discipline. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Strong interpersonal skills to maintain effective relationships with stakeholders and customers and to coach, mentor and educate staff. Preferred qualifications include: CNOR 6 to 8 years of nursing experience including outpatient surgery Expertise using EPIC Successful experience with establishing an environment of collaborative patient-centered care for surgical patients UMPhysicians offers competitive salary and excellent benefits and provides you with the opportunity to enhance your career in the exciting field of health care through rewarding and challenging assignments and the opportunities for advancement. UMPhysicians is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Military Friendly employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, disability, or status as a protected veteran.