Registered Nurse needed for an established, award winning, fast-paced ambulatory surgical center with over 30 different surgeons performing a total of more than 6,000 procedures annually. This position is in our Perianesthesia Nursing Department and would be scheduled for 32 hours per week. Responsible for providing direct patient care in the pre-operative, post-anesthesia care unit, Phases 1 and 2. Applicant must have excellent clinical skills, polished written and oral communication skills. Requires excellent interpersonal skills with patients and their families, physicians, nursing staff, and all interdisciplinary team members. Strong computer skills are required. Competitive salary and benefits offered including: health insurance, dental insurance, 401k plan with company match, profit sharing, paid time off, life insurance, long-term disability and short-term disability insurance.
Qualifications include recent perianesthesia nursing experience, including post anesthesia care unit experience (PACU). State of Iowa Nursing License and ACLS Certification is required along with the ability to obtain PALS Certification within 90 days of hire. Hours of operation are Monday through Friday with 8 hour shifts that rotate on a weekly basis. No weekends, holidays or call requirements. Occaisional 23 hour overnight staffing for 1 to 2 patients. This staffing is provided on a rotating basis among nursing staff.
Internal Number: 001
About Iowa City Ambulatory Surgical Center
Multispecialty ambulatory surgical center with 5 operating rooms performing over 6,000 cases annually. Specialties provided include: orthopedic surgery, ophthalmology, ENT, general surgery, gynecology, urology, pain management, podiatry, and oral surgery