RN-Clinical Surgery Coordinator, Surgical Services, Jewish
Company: KentuckyOne Health
Posted on: February 15, 2019
1st Shift,-- Full Time
Position Type: Regular
Scheduled Hours per 2 week Pay Period: 80
Primary Location: KY > LOUISVILLE > JEWISH HOSP 200 ABRAHAM FLEXNER
Job Summary / Job Purpose
Responsible for the delivery of safe, effective,
and quality patient-family centered care in the OR and other areas of
perioperative services for all patient populations.
the mission, vision, and values of the organization.
Line Lead (no more than one per service line/specialty)
for maintaining and implementation of preference cards
also, function in the RN-Charge capacity
patients at intervals as stated in policies and procedures.
6.------ Develop an individualized perioperative patient plan of care.
the plan of care by
a.------ protecting the
patient from injury caused by extraneous objects and chemical, electrical,
laser, mechanical, and thermal sources;
b.------ performing accounting procedures to protect the patient from unintended
retained surgical items;
c.------ performing interventions necessary to ensure that the patient's procedure
is performed on the correct site, side, and level;
d.------ managing the patient's specimens according to organizational policy and
e.------ communicating the patient's current status to relevant parties throughout
the continuum of care;
f.-------- administering medications safely and correctly;
g.------ performing interventions to maintain the patient's wound and tissue
perfusion at or above baseline levels;
h.------ performing interventions to maintain the status of the patient's
genitourinary, gastrointestinal, musculoskeletal, endocrine, respiratory,
cardiovascular, and neurological systems and fluid, electrolyte, and acid-base
balances at or above baseline levels;
i.---------- performing interventions to ensure the patient is at or returned to
normothermia at the conclusion of the immediate postoperative period;
j.---------- performing interventions to protect the patient from surgical site
k.------ assessing the knowledge level of the patient or designated support
l.---------- providing education regarding the expected psychosocial response,
nutritional management, medication management, pain management, wound
management, and expected responses to the operative or invasive procedure;
m.---- involving the patient or designated support person actively in decisions
affecting his or her perioperative plan of care and the rehabilitation process;
n.------ protecting the patient's rights, dignity, and privacy;
o.------ providing age-specific, culturally competent, ethical care within legal
standards of practice; and
p.------ providing consistent and comparable care regardless of the setting.
Evaluate the patient's progress toward attaining
care as applicable.
10. Delegate tasks
according to the Kentucky Nurse Practice Act and job descriptions.
11. Document nursing care
accurately, completely, and legibly.
effectively with other disciplines as applicable.
13. Participate in
quality review and performance improvement projects.
14. Coordinates resources
to ensure specific equipment and supplies for dedicated service line.
15. Use problem-solving
and conflict resolution skills to foster effective work relationships with team
16. Maintain required
17. Pursue professional
growth and participates in a professional organization.
18. Act as a patient advocate and maintain privacy and
confidentiality of individuals and health information.
Job Requirements / Qualifications--
Accreditation / Licensure (required & preferred):
from an accredited school of nursing
registered nurse licensure for Kentucky required
ACLS and PALS certifications preferred
or ADN with commitment to complete BSN within 5 years (if applicable
(required and preferred):
years perioperative services experience required
- Requisition ID: 2019-R0211951
- Schedule: Full-time
- Market: Employer
Keywords: KentuckyOne Health, Louisville , RN-Clinical Surgery Coordinator, Surgical Services, Jewish, Healthcare , Louisville, Kentucky
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