Registered Nurse

Perioperative Department

Full-time position (36 hours per week).  Works 7:00 am to 3:30 pm Monday through Friday.  On-call in addition.  Utilizes the nursing process to provide and direct quality patient care in the Perioperative setting.  Directs and provides patient/family teaching.  Provides leadership when working with health team members in maintaining standards for professional nursing practice in the clinical setting.  Works pre-op, post-op, and endoscopy including functions associated with positions.  Assesses, identifies problems, and develops plan of care.  Performs initial (pre-op admission) and ongoing/follow-up assessments with complete and appropriate documentation.  Administers medications, IVs, treatments, perioperative care as prescribed according to nursing service policies and procedures.  Must be a graduate from an approved Professional Nursing program.  Must be a Registered Nurse currently licensed in the State of Iowa.  Certification in Basic Life Support is required within 3 months of date of hire.  Advanced Cardiac Life Support certification is required within 12 months of date of hire.