Registered Nurse (RN) - OR Ambulatory PACU
Company: Hartford HealthCare
Posted on: September 9, 2023
Description Job Schedule: Full Time Standard Hours: 40 Job
Shift: Shift 3 Shift Details: 11p-730a Holiday call Every other
weekend/some call Work where every moment matters.
Every day, over 30,000 Hartford HealthCare colleagues come to work
with one thing in common: Pride in what we do, knowing every moment
matters here. We invite you to become part of Connecticut's most
comprehensive healthcare network.
For more than 118 years, Backus Hospital has been the primary
source of healthcare services for much of Eastern Connecticut. We
are home to the only trauma center in New London and Windham
counties, and are the only area hospital with LIFE STAR helicopter
services. We deliver and coordinate a continuum of high-quality
healthcare with the goal of improving the health of our
Our Nurses work in collaborative environments with strong
interdisciplinary teams, focused on a patient centered care model
in a richly diverse work space. Under the direction and general
supervision of the Nurse Manager, the registered nurse utilizes
evidence based practices in accordance with the State Nurse
Practice Act, policies and procedures of the hospital and as
directed by the medical staff. The registered nurse who through
knowledge and ability uses the nursing process to develop a plan of
care which includes standards of practice to meet the physical,
emotional spiritual, cultural and educational needs of the patient
Qualifications MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
Education: Graduate of a school of nursing.
Experience: One (1) year experience and/or successful completion of
The William W. Backus Hospital Nurse Residency Program.
License and Certification: Ability to obtain and maintain Advanced
Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and Pediatric Advanced Life Support
(PALS), certifications within 90 days of hire.
Current unrestricted License in good standing to practice as a
Registered Nurse in the State of Connecticut. Current Basic Life
Support (BLS) upon hire. Ability to obtain and maintain department
Education: BSN or MSN.
Experience: Two (2) or more years experience in this specific
License and Certification: Certification in clinical area.
Certified Post Anesthesia Nurse (CPAN).
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Basic knowledge of Nursing principles and practices. Ability to
read and understand oral and written instructions. Communicates
effectively in order to provide technical or complex information as
well as instruction. Excellent interpersonal skills necessary to
communicate with departments, employees, physicians, managers and
patients. Ability to handle multiple priorities, be flexible and a
team player. Ability to work in a stressful environment. Commitment
to customer service. Basic computer knowledge in order to
PROBLEM SOLVING AND DECISION MAKING
Requires high level of analytical ability in order to gather and
interpret information from various sources. Able to take the
appropriate action in response to changes, circumstances, problems
and/or emergency situations. Ability to maintain confidentiality at
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