Home

Pre/Post-Op RN

Regions Hospital
St Paul

Job Description

Job Description:
Regions Hospital has an opportunity for a Pre/Post Op Nurse to join our Same Day Surgery team! The Pre/Post Op RN prepares patients, family members and/or significant others for the procedure by educating on preoperative requirements, confirms planned procedure and answers questions. This includes making pre-op phone calls one to three days prior to the procedure and verifies operative procedure/injection, arrival and surgery time and beings education and expectations post procedure.

This position admits the the patient to preoperative area, completes a nursing assessment on each patient upon arrival and reviews medical history. The Pre/Post Op RN carries out physician orders, assists with IV and regional blocks and assures the patient is ready for the procedure including the surgeon &/or MDA has seen the patient, the operative site is marked and consent is signed.

Minimum Qualifications:
Graduation from a nursing program.
Two (2) years of nursing experience in recovery room and/or related field such as ICU
Current RN license with the Minnesota Board of Nursing
BLS certification

Preferred Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification

Additional Information:

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Qualifications

Graduation from a nursing program.
Two (2) years of nursing experience in recovery room and/or related field such as ICU
Current RN license with the Minnesota Board of Nursing
BLS certification

Preferred Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification

Employment Type

Part-Time

Schedule

Days, Monday-Friday

Apply Save