Operating Room Nurse-Pinellas Park, Florida

Job posted on: 23 Apr, 2021


Job Description

Job ID 2020-2829

OR Registered Nurse (PRN)
~ No on- call ~ No holidays~

Physician Partners of America (PPOA) is an established and growing multidisciplinary integrated healthcare organization expanding throughout Texas and Florida with our corporate headquarters in Tampa, FL. We specialize in pain management, and also offer our outstanding care at our pharmacies, laboratories, clinics and surgery centers. Through cutting edge approaches such as pharmacogenomics, regenerative medicine, and intraoperative neuromonitoring, we are able to offer our patients the best care no matter what their condition may be.

The OR Registered Nurse (RN) is responsible for providing outstanding patient care through nursing; being diligent in upholding the highest standard of care for assigned patients through assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation. This PRN Registered Nurse will be a valued member of our team, ensuring that we always have a qualified nurse available that we can trust to provide high-quality care when required.

Typical Responsibilities
Conduct care with empathy at the heart of every interaction; Empathy is one of PPOA’s core values
Perform initial pre-op assessment and formulates appropriate plan of care for a positive patient outcome
Provide competent care in circulating cases and efficiently providing equipment/supplies based on patients’ need
Effectively maintains sterile field by practicing aseptic techniques
Accurately documents patient health records
Provides high quality care while using resources efficiently
Communicate appropriate data to the physician and other patient care team members
Interpret and implement physician’s orders; perform treatments according to accepted standards and policies; evaluate and document effectiveness of treatments
Anticipate potential patient problems and take the necessary precautions to minimize those problems to ensure patient safety in OR and ASC
Identify and report unsafe practice and/or procedures to promote compliance
Interact professionally and courteously with physicians, patients, patient’s families, visitors, members of the public and co-workers
Attend and participate in staff meetings, read and return all monthly staff meeting minutes in a timely manner
Encourage and promote cross training activities for professional growth and in order to contribute to the overall advancement of the Center
Demonstrate knowledge and skill requirements regarding his/her role in the Safety Management Program (Safety/Security), Infection Control, Hazardous Materials, Emergency Preparedness, Life Safety, Medical Equipment and Utility Systems, and his/her expected level of participation. Submits documentation of annual updates

Job Requirements

Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
Clear and active state license to practice as a Registered Nurse
Current BCLS and ACLS certification
Demonstrates current, comprehensive, professional knowledge and skills in conformance with recognized nursing standards and department policies including the Patient Bill of Rights and AAAHC regulations, Standards for Nursing Care and the Nurse Practice Act
Must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of patients served in the Center
Effective communicator-- appreciates and respects others’ needs, opinions, and concerns and contributes to a positive work environment
PPOA celebrates and supports diversity and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. PPOA performs criminal background checks and pre-employment drug screens.

Benefits Information

excellent pay
  • Start Date: June 01, 2021
  • Industry/Sector: Registered Nurse
  • Type: Per diem
  • Contact Email: mjohns@physicianpartnersoa.com
  • Website Info: https://www.physicianpartnersofamerica.com
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  • City: Pinellas Park
  • State: Florida
  • ZIP/Postal Code: 33614