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ICU Registered Nurse in Newton, NJ



Newton, NJ, USA
Posted on Thursday, June 13, 2024

Are you a skilled and compassionate Registered Nurse with a passion for perioperative care? We are seeking dedicated and experienced Perioperative Nurses to join our dynamic team. This is a part-time contract position with competitive pay and flexible scheduling, designed to fit your lifestyle. As part of our team, you will play a crucial role in delivering exceptional patient care and ensuring the highest standards of safety and professionalism.

Job Details:

  • Specialty: Perioperative Nursing
  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Duration: Part-Time
  • Shift: Varies
  • Schedule:
    • 7 am-5 pm ,
    • On-call required
    • Minimum 1 shift per week and weekend rotations
  • Employment Type: Contract
  • Pay: Competitive Salary


  • Assessment Skills:
    • Provide competent patient care for all growth stages from Pediatric to Geriatric.
    • Conduct thorough, systematic, comprehensive, and accurate patient assessments.
  • Clinical Skills:
    • Demonstrate competent clinical skills and deliver direct patient care.
    • Provide appropriate nursing care to the unit's population.
    • Use emergency equipment and perform emergency procedures proficiently.
  • Documentation:
    • Maintain complete and accurate patient documentation.
    • Adhere to documentation guidelines and assume primary responsibility for documenting the nursing process and patient progress.
  • Professionalism:
    • Exhibit professional practice responsibility and knowledge of policies and procedures.
    • Identify areas for clinical and professional growth.
  • Patient Satisfaction:
    • Respond to patients, families, and coworkers professionally and courteously.
    • Promote a patient-centered environment, maintaining confidentiality according to HIPAA guidelines.
  • Safety:
    • Follow National Patient Safety Goals and use Universal Protocol.
    • Identify patients using 2 identifiers and use safe transfer techniques and proper body mechanics.
  • Unit Specific Job Function:
    • Understand conditions/diagnoses, procedures, and equipment for surgical patients.
    • Individualized patient care according to procedure and type of anesthesia.
    • Assess patient reaction and understanding of procedures/instructions.
  • Responsibility and Accountability:
    • Prioritize patient care based on needs and condition changes.
    • Contribute to the perioperative team by assuming accountability for patient care.
  • Patient Education and Chart Completion:
    • Educate patients and families about surgical procedures and instructions.
    • Perform pre-operative and postoperative assessments and education.
  • Specific to PAT RN:
    • Ensure timely completion of patient testing.
    • Evaluate Pre Admission Testing (PAT) orders for appropriateness based on surgery, patient age, and health state.

Requirements & Qualifications:

  • Experience: 2 years of critical care experience.
  • Licenses & Certifications: RN License - Required, BLS - Required, ACLS - Required
  • Education: Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing. Associates or Bachelor's Degree - Preferred

Perks & Benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Professional growth and development opportunities

Apply now to be part of a rewarding and supportive work environment where your skills and dedication will make a significant impact.

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