HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse RN Same Day Surgery in Tallahassee, Florida

Capital Regional is a 266-bed acute-care hospital that offers 24/7 Emergency Services in Leon and Gadsden Counties including; a Pediatric ER, Senior Care ER and an Express Care ER. Offerings also include a Bariatric Center, Behavioral Health Center, Cancer Center, Chest Pain Center w/PCI, Comprehensive Breast Center, Family Center, Heart & Vascular Center, Orthopedic Center, Physical Therapy Services, Seniors First, Sleep Center, Stroke Center, Surgical Services, Wound Healing Center, Network-of-Care Affiliated Physician Practices, and more.

CRMC's OR features 9 Operating Rooms consisting of Open Heart and Robotics dedicated Operating Rooms.

Surgeries Include: General, Orthopedic, Spine, Gynecological, Vascular, Heart, ENT, Plastic, Robotic.


The OR RN provides nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization. The tasks and responsibilities include: * Assesses, plans and evaluates the nursing care needs of the patient in the immediate post-operative or post-procedural period.

  • Provides comfort and support for post-operative patients.

  • Evaluates responses to treatments and interventions.

  • Carries out physician orders.

  • Anticipates case specific needs based on knowledge of procedure and pathophysiology regarding patient and procedure.

  • Manages patient's pain.

  • Administers prescribed medications and monitors vital signs.

  • Maintains aseptic technique and actively monitors situations which could lead to breaches in aseptic technique.

  • Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well coordinated patient care.

  • Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems.

  • Provides age and culturally appropriate care.

  • Orients and mentors new staff members.

  • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

Required Job Qualifications include:

  • Current licensure as an RN.
  • Current certification as a BLS Healthcare Provider and ACLS.
  • Must have prior hospital OR experience.
  • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing.

Title: Registered Nurse RN Same Day Surgery

Location: Florida-Tallahassee-Capital Regional Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00355-7622