Clinical Nurse (RN) Operating Room Full-Time
Company: Christus Health
Location: Santa Fe
Posted on: September 8, 2023
POSITION SUMMARY: The Registered Nurse is a clinical practitioner
who coordinates and implements patient care specific to the age of
the patient population served on the assigned units. He/she ensures
that quality care is provided in an efficient and safe manner,
consistent with the unit's standards of care. He/she demonstrates
performance consistent with the mission, philosophy and goals of
the unit and organization. Demonstrates quality and effectiveness
in work habits and clinical practice. Treats staff, physicians,
patients and families with consideration and respect.
EDUCATION: Graduate of an accredited program for Registered
CERTIFICATION/LICENSES: Current New Mexico RN license or current
Compact state license. BLS Certification required or within 2 weeks
of hire date. All other required certifications must be obtained
within 6 months of hire date. If nurse has the required
certifications at time of hire, they must maintain the
certifications and will not have a grace period to renew. (See
Required Department Certification List detailed on the last page of
- Current knowledge and skills appropriate to age/type of patient
- Knowledgeable and sensitive to patients' rights in the delivery
- Communicates in a clear concise manner appropriate to the
developmental age of patient.
NATURE OF SUPERVISION:
-Responsible to: Patient Care Director or Manager
- Bloodborne pathogen C (OR, PACU, L & D);
- Bloodborne pathogen B (other Patient Care areas). Exposure to
infectious diseases and x-rays.
Works in a clean, well lighted, ventilated smoke-free environment.
Subject to stressful professional relationships. Working hours are
varied, with flexibility due to unexpected changes in schedule and
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Must be able to handle emergency/crisis
situations, prolonged, extensive or considerable standing and
walking. Requires heavy physical effort to position, push and/or
transfer patients or equipment and supplies. Requires considerable
reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling and crouching. Ability to
judge distance and space relationships, see peripherally,
distinguish and identify different colors. Hearing and visual
acuity within normal or correctable limits. Manual dexterity and
fine motor coordination required.
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