RN - Registered Nurse - Adult Pre Op Clinic at OU Medicine

Posted in Other 11 days ago.

Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Job Description:

Position Title:

RN - Registered Nurse - Adult Pre Op Clinic


Pre Op Clinic

Job Description:

Shift: Days

General Description:

Under general supervision, provides nursing care.

Essential Responsibilities:

Responsibilities listed in this section are core to the position. Inability to perform these responsibilities with or without an accommodation may result in disqualification from the position.

  • Using a standard data collection tool, obtains patient's medical history through the interview process.

  • Obtains vital signs and brief history of chief complaint.

  • Works with the patient and the family to develop a prioritized patient problem list and helps develop plan for care.

  • Maintains ongoing monitoring and assessment of assigned patients.

  • Admits, discharges and transfers patients.

  • Administers medications.

  • Performs treatments and procedures as directed by physician.

  • Notes and carries out physician and nursing orders.

  • Takes emergency action as required.

  • Reports symptoms and significant changes in patient's condition to appropriate personnel.

  • Ensures that the patient/family educational needs are met.

  • Evaluates the patient/family response to care and makes appropriate adjustments as needed.

  • Uses available information to evaluate patient/family progress toward goal attainment.

  • Will perform duties unique to the assigned Unit.

General Responsibilities:

  • Performs other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications:

Education: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.

Experience: One (1) year of relevant experience.

Licensure/Certifications/Registrations Required: Possession of a valid temporary license or permanent license issued by the Oklahoma State Board of Nursing as a Registered Nurse prior to entrance on duty. Permanent license must be obtained within 3 months of appointment. BLS (American Heart Association) upon hire.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

Relevant skills and knowledge of an RN. Ability to resolve problems and successfully implement resolutions. Ability to work well in a team environment to ensure quality patient care. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Good computer skills and typing ability. Ability to work effectively in stressful situations.

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OU Medicine, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including PTO, 401(k), medical and dental plans, and many more. We know that a total benefits and compensation package, designed to meet your specific needs both inside and outside of the work environment, create peace of mind for you and your family.