RN - Tucson Surgery Center
This RN position is FT - Days. Monday through Friday position. No weekends or holidays. No Call -Working at the Tucson Surgery Center located at 1398 North Wilmot, Tucson, Arizona 85712 (Speedway and Wilmot Rd. area.)
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. Adequately prepares patient for procedures/surgeries and anticipates physician's needs during these procedures/surgeries. Accurately and legibly documents all assessments, interventions and plan of care according to policies and procedures. Monitors clinical condition of patients and reports changes to appropriate personnel in a timely manner. Ensures accurate, timely communication among caregivers (e.g. handoff/report, timely communication to charge nurse/supervisor of issues) to include appropriate chain of command when indicated. Provides and documents effective and timely patient/family education. Accurate and timely administration and documentation of all medications. Adequately prepares for procedures/surgeries and anticipates physician's needs during these procedures/surgeries.
Northwest Healthcare is a multi-faceted network dedicated to providing safe, quality care at each of our locations. With three (soon to be four) hospitals, two freestanding emergency centers, four urgent care locations and a large physician practice including primary care and a variety of specialists, Northwest Healthcare offers you a wide range of settings in which to work. Common among them all is not only the commitment to providing safe patient care, but to employee satisfaction and growth. It is a culture of teamwork, respect and appreciation for all employees—whether caring for patients directly or working in a support role. NWHC 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.