Works as part of a team in fast paced environment to prepare patients for surgery. Must be able to muti-task, work independently, as well as a team member to safely prepare both inpatients and outpatients for surgical procedures. Assists anesthesia with invasive procedures in the unit. Pre-Operative teaching that includes family members as well as the patient, to insure the best outcome for the patient.
Licensed in Georgia as R.N. Previous experience in Pre-Assessment, Pre-Op or Pacu preferred, but will train desirable candidate. Good IV skills and able to do 12 lead EKG's. Excellent communication skills and critcal thinking skills a must.