Ascension Health RN Registered Nurse - Surgery PreAdmissions in Austin, Texas
We Are Hiring
RN Registered Nurse - Surgery PreAdmissions - PreSurgery
Dell Seton Medical Center - Austin, TX
*Must have PreOp or PACU experience
What You Will Do
Communicate with patients prior to scheduled surgery to ensure that required patient education andclinical assessment are accomplished.
Conduct an in-depth interview with patient to ensure full understanding of the surgical procedure, required preparation, and all other relevant information.
Review patient’s medical history and medications, assess health status, and identify any medical anomalies that may impact planned surgery.
Initiate consultation with other physicians and/or order additional pre-operative testing, as needed.
Provide counsel to patient or patient’s representative regarding timing, transportation before and after surgery, and planning for in-patient stay as needed.
What You Will Need
Licensure / Certification / Registration:
BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date required.
Registered Nurse credentialed from the Texas Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.
- Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required.
No additional preferences.
Why Join Our Team
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