Location: Palm Springs, CA
Travel RNFA position in Palm Springs, CA
The Registered Nurse First Assistant is a perioperative nurse who works in collaboration with the surgeon and other health care team members to achieve optimal patient outcomes. During the assisting phase and until conclusion of the operative procedure the RNFA is under the direction of the Surgeon. As needed, the RNFA may provide patient care by circulating or scrubbing surgical procedures. During surgical procedures the RNFA does not function concurrently as a Scrub Nurse. The RNFA provides personalized patient care for the preoperative and postoperative phases by using the perioperative nursing process to plan and implement patient care and education. Must be able to work normal/scheduled working hours to include Holidays, call-backs, weeknights, weekends, and on-call. The employee shall work well under pressure, meet multiple and sometimes competing deadlines.
•Minimum of 5 years of Operating Room experience.
•Previous RNFA experience preferred.
•Demonstrates knowledge and skill in applying principles of asepsis and infection control.
•Demonstrates knowledge of surgical anatomy, physiology and operative procedures wherein the RNFA assists.
•Valid RN License in the State where job is located
•RNFA, ACLS and CPR required.
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Nursing - RN - Other Travel 03/20/2017
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