RN - Radiology - Oro Valley - FT - Days
Seeking a RN - (IR) Radiology - FT - day shift- to join our team at Oro Valley Hospital. Our focus is on high quality patient care through patient assessment, critical thinking skills, time management and teamwork.
Summary: Either directly or indirectly reporting to a nursing supervisor, plans, directs, participates in and evaluates patient care. Collaborates with other disciplines to provide optimal care. Provides competent, safe and timely patient care utilizing the nursing process. Accurately and legibly documents all assessments, interventions and plan of care according to policies and procedures. Prepares for the interventional procedures by reviewing the order, lab results and other pertinent patient information to ensure proper patient preparation. Communicates abnormal or critical results to the appropriate physician. Ensures safety in medication management and administration including physiologic monitoring of the patient during procedures requiring moderate sedation. Acts as a resource for radiologists and technical staff concerning pain control medications, drug interactions and side effects, anticoagulants, and other medications as appropriate.
Oro Valley Hospital (OVH) is a 146-bed hospital that also has a freestanding emergency center and large physician group. With these varied access points, you have your choice of settings in which to work. Oro Valley Hospital’s culture centers around providing safe, quality care to patients, but also to foster a work environment based on teamwork, commitment to a shared goal and recognizing employees for all they do to care for our patients. Often described as a “family,” the staff at OVH take pride in doing the best they can to care for their community. OVH is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.