Ministry Health Care OR Staff Nurse - Mercy Medical Center - 40 hrs/wks (Days) in Oshkosh, Wisconsin

Title: OR Staff Nurse - Mercy Medical Center - 40 hrs/wks (Days) Location: WI-Oshkosh-Mercy Medical - 500 South Oakwood Road Job Number: R-1412931

Mercy Medical Center has a full-time OR Staff Nurse opening. This position is scheduled to work 40 hours/week on a day shift basis.

Hours: 6:45 AM – 3:15 PM

Summary and Purpose:

Primarily functions as perioperative nurse in the operating room, PACU, OPS, ASC, PACE / PAT (Preadmission consultation and education) and / or ENDO suite providing direct and indirect patient care. Directs activities of other personnel within assigned room / unit. Collaborates with other interdisciplinary patient care teams.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Demonstrates relevant knowledge and skills in providing patient care in relation to professional standards and established policy and procedures.

Utilizes the nursing process (assessment, nursing diagnosis, planning, implementation and evaluation) in the provision of personalized, holistic patient care reflecting collaboration with the patient/significant other.

Assumes responsibility for patient assignment and demonstrates ability to organize, prioritize, delegate, and manage time effectively.

Demonstrates critical thinking, problem solving, and decision making skills to meet changing needs of patient and nursing unit.

Acts as a patient advocate.

Provides patient teaching to patients/families, staff and students.

Exhibits professional, courteous, compassionate, and responsive contact in all forms of customer and team member communications.

Documents according to hospital standards.

Qualifications: Minimum Education Required :

Current Wisconsin RN license, BSN preferred.

Minimum Related Years of Experience ( per minimum education ) Required:

1 year previous RN experience preferred and may be required based on business needs of the unit. Specialty experience may be required based on business needs of the unit.

Previous surgical services experience preferred.

Job: Staff Registered Nurses