Northside Hospital Pre-Surgery Assessment Registered Nurse, PSA RN in Atlanta, Georgia

Pre-Surgery Assessment Registered Nurse, PSA RN

Facility:Northside Hospital AtlantaDepartment:661A PRE SURG ASSESSMENT

Job ID #:69860Education Required:Associates Degree

Job Category:RN-Other SpecialtiesExperience Required:1 - 3 Years

Employment Type:Full - Time

Shift:Day

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Because of employees like you, we remain one of Georgia's Most Preferred Hospitals in Overall Healthcare Services for more than 16 consecutive years. Your continued employment allows Northside Hospital to remain the fastest-growing healthcare organization in the Southeast. We support your continued growth and development by providing you the following opportunity.

Facility Overview: Northside Hospital-Atlanta provides compassionate care for all stages of life and serves as a market leader in Women's Services, Maternity and Newborn Services, Surgery, Robotic Surgery and Cancer Care. We are proud to be voted "Atlanta's Most Preferred Hospital for All Health Care Needs" for more than 16 years. As a 537-bed, not-for-profit, full-service community hospital, we are committed to balancing clinical excellence with compassionate care and are dedicated to providing a Lifetime of Care to our community. Join our team and start making a difference with us today!

Service Area Overview: Specializing in Robotic, General, Bariatric, Neuro, Orthopedic, Breast, Plastic, and Gynecologic Surgery, Northside Hospital performs more than 40,500 cases annually, which is more than any other hospital in Georgia. We offer our patients innovative technology, including: daVinci® robotic surgical system, O-arm Intraoperative Imaging, HD technology, Ci™ System - computer-assisted orthopedic surgery system, artificial spinal disc, and stealth-guided image navigation. New advances in surgical technology allow Northside to stay at the forefront of medicine and devote more time to providing the best patient care possible. Many of the surgeons on staff at Northside are pioneers in laparoscopic surgery and are nationally recognized for their expertise in this area and many other minimally invasive techniques. If this is the professional environment you desire, Northside is eager to talk to you!

Position Description:

The Pre-Surgical Assessment RN will be responsible for managing the patient care of an assigned group of patients in accordance with the philosophy and policies of the Surgery Dept.

  • PreSurgical Assessment (PSA) is a fast-paced department that produces high quality

  • Telephonic patient assessments prior to surgery (setting is without face-to-face patient contact)

  • Service Excellence/phone etiquette, critical thinking, multi-tasking, flexibility/ adaptability required

  • Surgical knowledge desired

  • Attention to detail, accuracy and follow-up essential

  • Adequate computer skills required

  • Collaborates with other members of Surgical Services and other departments as needed

Position Requirements: (2) two years + of current critical care, emergency department, triage, telephonic assessment, non bedside nursing or combination of. Demonstrated proficiency in skills applicable to designated area within probationary period. Basic Cardiac Life Support (BLS) certification. Must be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing.

Licensure/Certification Requirements: Yes

Work Hours: 10a-7:30p

Weekend Requirements: No

On-Call Requirements: No

Why continue to grow with Northside? Northside supports our employees’ professional and personal growth. We foster an environment that promotes work/life balance. We embrace diversity. We care about you. If you are ready to advance your career, apply online today!

Northside Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its employment practices on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, genetic information, veteran status or military service, or any other characteristic protected by federal law or Georgia law..