Posted 2 months ago
Listing Type: Nursing
Employment Type: Nursing
Education Level: BSN Preferred
Experience Level: All
Staff Nurse, Per Diem
Staff Nurse, Per Diem
Job Posting Date
RN/AAS degree required from an accredited School or approved Nursing accredited program. Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of New Jersey. Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing, BSN preferred. Current BLS, ACLS for healthcare professionals and IV/Venous Access Device Certification required. PALS certification preferred. Two years experience with General Anesthesia, Pre-Post Recovery Nursing and Urological procedures required. Essential requirements also include working predetermined flexible hours.
Customer Service: Manages difficult or emotional customer situations; responds promptly to customer needs; solicits customer feedback to improve service; responds to requests for service and assistance; meets commitments.
Interpersonal Skills: Focuses on solving conflict, not blaming; maintains confidentiality; listens to others without interrupting; keeps emotions under control; remains open to change.
Teamwork: Exhibits objectivity & openness to other’s views; contributes to building a positive team spirit; supports everyone’s efforts to succeed.
Credential required: Professional Registered Nurse in the State of NJ
Primary source verification: NJ Division of Consumer Affairs, Board of Nursing, Tabb, Inc.
The primary purpose of the Surgical Staff Nurse position is to administer total patient care based on individualized needs of assigned patients and families in accordance with professional nursing standards. The Staff Nurse will utilize knowledge and demonstrate competency in Otolarynogology, Oral Maxillofacial, and Urological procedures. Expected behaviors include assessment, planning, implementation of nursing interventions and evaluation of the physical, psychological, and spiritual needs of the patient pre-procedural, procedural and post-procedural phases of care. The Staff Nurse demonstrates knowledge of SGNA’s Guidelines for Nursing Care of the patient receiving General Anesthesia in the Oral Maxillofacial Surgery Practice, SGNA’s Standards for Infection Control and Reprocessing of Urological scopes. The Staff Nurse is responsible for patient education and providing care management/outcome management in accordance with professional nursing standards to pediatric and adult patients who are under the care of the Surgical Services team. The role of the RN includes practice/office support. Demonstrates team approaches at all times, and demonstrate flexibility by rotation between Surgical Services as required. Shows a working knowledge of UH, TJC, & DOH regulations. The Staff Nurse participates in evidence based nursing, departmental related QA and PI endeavors and meets hospital continuing education and certification requirements.
University Hospital offers a competitive salary & comprehensive benefits package. Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. For more information, visit www.uhnj.org/hrweb.
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