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Access ASC, Auburn New Hampshire
Position Summary: This position is responsible for providing nursing care to patients during the intraoperative phase of the perioperative experience Responsibilities/Accountabilities: Performs nursing activities in the operating room where the circulating nurse is the patient's advocate. Answers patient needs by assisting the physician and person responsible for anesthesia care. Supports the philosophy, mission, and employee code of conduct, goals, and objectives of Orthopedic Surgery Center Contributes to the progress and development of the Organization's adopted Quality Management Program. Communicates effectively with patients, visitors, physicians, and co-workers. Maintains professional competence by participating in continuing education and other learning experiences. Adheres to safety and environment of care policies and procedures in performing job duties and responsibilities. Effectively organizes time, equipment, supplies and personnel. Addresses patient needs during admission to the operating room, with attention to requirements specific to the outpatient setting. Performs the circulating nurse's role and functions following approved operating room procedures to meet the requirements of scheduled procedures. Responds in a timely manner to meet the needs of the patient and physician. Demonstrates the knowledge and skill necessary to provide appropriate care for patients of various age groups. Other duties as assigned by supervisor, administrator, or delegator