Northwest Eye Surgeons Perioperative Nurse - Seattle Northgate, Northwest Eye Surgeons in Seattle, Washington
Be part of an exciting and team-oriented, multi-specialty Ophthalmology practice!
An ideal candidate will be patient-focused with a love for working with the senior community. We are currently looking to fill a Full-Time Perioperative Nurse position in our Seattle-Northgate location. Northwest Eye Surgeons is an equal opportunity employer offering competitive salary and full benefits packages including PTO and 401(k) matching.
NWES provides a great work life balance with no weekends or holidays work.
Provide individualized and specialized care to patients:
Perform pre- and post-operative patient calls
Prepare patients for examinations and treatments
Record and analyze patient medical histories, symptoms, and conditions
Circulate patients throughout surgery center
Administer medications and treatments
Create patient care plans with the help of other healthcare professionals
Perform diagnostic tests on patients to assess their condition
Document and communicate actions to maintain continuity among the nursing team
Comply with procedures, regulations, and rules in maintaining medical records
Perform cooperatively with physicians and staff exhibiting teamwork characteristics
Demonstrate initiative, insight and functions under the direct supervision of the RN or provider in complex situations.
We love helping out all ASC locations when needed so occasional travel may be necessary (averaging less than once a month).
Hold current license from the State Board of Nursing to practice as a licensed practical nurse
Graduate of a college or university and/or accredited school of nursing preferred
Current or previous ophthalmic or OR experience a plus, but not mandatory
Current CPR/AED is mandatory and ACLS is preferred.
Proficient with computers, Microsoft Office products, Windows environment, and strong keyboarding skills.
Basic knowledge of Medical Terminology
Knowledge of sterile technique as it applied to the operating room.
Basic math skills (add, subtract, etc.)
Demonstrate strong ability to multitask
Have flexibility to help in all areas and effectively work in a team environment
Maintain a professional presentation, patient confidentiality and have strong interpersonal skills
Excellent verbal and written communication for exemplary customer service
Strong organization and attention to detail
Full benefits offerings including Medical, Dental, and Vision
Health Care and Flexible Spending Account options
401(k) Plan with employer match
8 Paid Holidays
Generous Paid Time Off policy