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Pre-Op/PACU Nurse

Reports To:  FSSC Director

Position Objective: 
The primary function of the Operating Room / Pre-Op/PACU Nurse is that of professional caregiver who provides patient care and assumes responsibility and accountability through the nursing process for the ambulatory care patient during their outpatient surgical procedures. Elements of care include assessing patients, assisting co-workers in administering care and documentation.

Position Requirements:

Detailed Responsibilities:  

Physical/Mental Demands:  High levels of mental concentration are required. Must handle multiple tasks simultaneously and subject to interruptions. Physical effort requires sitting for long periods of time and repetitive movements consisting of reaching with hands and arms.  Manual dexterity, visual acuity, and the ability to speak and hear are required.

First State Orthopaedics reserves the right to revise this job description at any time.


NOTE:  This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive.  The above statements are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills or duties, requirements, efforts or working conditions associated with the job.  While this is intended  to be an accurate reflection of the current job, management reserves the right to revise the job or to require that other or different tasks be performed when circumstances change (e.g., emergencies, changes in personnel, workload, rush jobs, or technological developments).  This document does no create an employment contract  and employment is “at-will”.