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Posted: Sunday, March 26, 2017 12:13 AM


Company Name: SurgSelect, LLC
Required Travel: 0-10%
Min Education: Associates Degree
Min Experience: None
Job Function: Clinical Nurse Specialist
Job Type: Contract

SurgSelect LLC,The fastest growing staffing agency in Texas is looking for you!! Seeking the very best and brightest!! Specializing in ICU, ER, OR, PACU, PREOP, MED/SURG "Employee Driven by Driven Employees" 13 week Assignments Available NOW!
* Offering the most competitive pay in the State! Training options are available! * Pay rates determined based on specialty and experience. OR Circulator

Responsibilities include but not limited to:
• Ensures that the surgical room is sterile and safe for the patient.
• Works side by side with scrub nurses to help maintain the sterile field in the operating room.
• Prepares the patient for the procedure and handles the preparation for the operating room before the surgery takes place.
• Must have a strong attention to detail and physical stamina to handle long, arduous work hours.
• Assess the patient’s condition before a surgical procedure.
• Assesses the needs of the patient during the procedure, to ensure the best outcome.
• Works with a physician to develop the care plan for the patient during the surgery
• Continues to evaluate the patient’s condition during the procedure and makes changes to the care plan as necessary
• Ensures that the sterile field is not compromised during the procedure
• Keeps the surgical area clean and organized for the scrub nurse and the physician; removes instruments and sponges as they are used during the procedure Pre-OP/PACU Nurse

Responsibilities include but not limited to:
• Asking detailed questions about the patients’ health via a questionnaire, checking blood pressure, pulse, height, weight, body mass index, and doing investigations such as blood tests and ECGs.
• Assess patients’ condition after a surgery has been performed.
• Ensure that all vitals are within normal range.
• Log all findings in patients’ files.
• Answer patients’ questions and ensure that they are kept comfortable.
• Make sure that all relevant IVs are in check.
• Develop individualized care plans based on each individual patient’s condition.
• Ensure that the all nursing activities are carried out in accordance to individual patient care plan.
• Monitor patients for condition changes and report any changes to the doctor.
• Initiate patient education programs to ensure that both patients and families are educated on procedures and medications.
• Determine when patients are ready to be moved to their rooms.
• Perform intervention duties in cases of post-operative emergencies.
• Record sedation levels and body temperature.
• Manage blood and fluid transfusions and draw specimens.
• Ensure that the post-operative space is clean and sanitized.
• Change bandages and dress surgical wounds.

Job Requirements
• Current RN license in good standing
• Current BLS
• Current ACLS
• Minimum 1 year experience in Perioperative Services
• Resides within geographic area

Contact Person: Jeff Gregory
Email Address:
Phone: (281) 547-7552

• Location: San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas

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