Description SHIFT: PRN SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem We want you to join us! We are seeking a fulltime Endoscopy RN. Parham Doctors' Hospital, a campus of Henrico Doctors' Hospital, is a 200-bed acute care facility located in Richmond, VA. We are a Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) facility, who ranks 63rd on Fortune's 100, and is one of the largest healthcare systems in the U.S, where healthcare employment opportunities are almost endless! The Joint Commission has awarded us with the Gold Seal of Approval for Joint Replacement and Spinal Fusion. We are a Joint Commission Certified Primary Stroke Center and an Accredited Chest Pain Center by the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care. We are a MBSAQIP-Accredited site for Bariatric Surgery and have a Total Joint Center of Excellence program and a Spine Center of Excellence program. Parham Doctors' Hospital also provides a full range of surgical procedures in other specialties including podiatry, fracture repair, general surgery (including appendectomy, hernia repair, biopsies, and gallbladder surgeries), transurethral slings, and plastic surgery. SPECIFIC ELEMENTS AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS* 1. Maintains accurate documentation to ensure accountability and accurate precise charging. 2. Initiates and documents patient teaching including family and/or significant others. Uses appropriate Patient Education documentation modality. 3. Demonstrates a high level of technical and operational expertise in performing Endoscopy procedures. 4. Demonstrates knowledge of reprocessing endoscopes, accessories and the automatic washers. 5. Establishes a physical environment conducive to the delivery of safe efficient patient care. 6. Assumes responsibility/accountability for call coverage, weekly hours worked and assigned committee tasks. 7. Assumes responsibility for professional development, continuing education and inservices. 8. Anticipates and maintains adequate inventory of supplies and medications while controlling costs and eliminating waste. 9. Demonstrates proficiency in hospital information systems to include Meditech. 10. Demonstrates the ability to assess and monitor acute and chronic pain patients during procedure. 11. Maintains radiation safety during appropriate endoscopy and pain procedures Qualifications Experience: Required - Two years of Medical/Surgical nursing. Preferred - Two years of Endoscopy Lab experience. Education: Required - Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. Traits of a successful nurse at Parham Doctors' Hospital: Dependable Open-minded Great Teammate Sense of Humor Positive Attitude Self-motivated Reliable Critical Thinker Energetic Patient Advocate We offer a generous compensation package including: Vacation, 401k, Education Assistance (up to $5,250 per year in Tuition Reimbursement) , Employee Stock Purchase Plan. Dental, vision, life and disability insurance, wellness resources and flexible spending accounts, along with other voluntary benefit options and programs. We are an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
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