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 #:71462Education Required:Associates Degree

Job Category:RN-OR, PACU, SurgeryExperience 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 HospitalDiscover what’s possible.See what’s inside.Discovering what’s possible at Northside Hospital in Atlanta, Georgia --- it’s something our patients and team members do every day. Our reputation as one of Georgia’s fastest growing healthcare institutions and our state-of-the-art, award-winning work environment are well-known. But what resonates mostwith our people is the way we balance clinical excellence with compassionate care, support real work/life balance, and how close they feel to their co-workers.Our 537-bed, not-for-profit, full-service hospital does more than serve our community. We’re a market leader in Women's Services, Maternity and Newborn Services, Surgery, Robotic Surgery, and Cancer Care.Proud to have been voted “Atlanta's Most Preferred Hospital for All Health Care Needs" byconsumers for more than 16 years. We are pleased to offer our people great pay, benefits, and a pension plan.We are a state-of-the-art setting for opportunity, top quality health care, and you.Ready to make a difference --- and a better living?Find your extraordinary side with Northside Hospital today.

Service Area Overview: Extraordinary surgical settingNorthside Hospital performs more than 40,500 surgeries each year --- more than any other hospital in Georgia. We specialize in Robotic, General, Bariatric, Neuro, Orthopedic, Breast, Plastic, and Gynecologic surgery. Innovative technology such as the daVinci® robotic surgical system, O-arm IntraoperativeImaging, HD technology, Ci™ System - computer-assisted orthopedic surgery system, artificial spinal disc, and stealth-guided image navigation 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 arenationally recognized pioneers in laparoscopic surgery and many other minimally invasive techniques.Do you have the skills and experience to contribute to our innovative team?Then find your extraordinary side with us today!As part of Northside Hospital, we balance clinical excellence with compassionate care, support work/life balance and continuing education, and offer great pay, benefits, and a pension plan. For information on rewarding surgical careers with Northside Hospital, ranked by Forbes magazine as one of the Top 25 Places to Work in the US, contact us today.

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.

  • Pre-Surgical 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: 10:30a-7p

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..