University of Rochester UR Orthopaedics @ Highland Hospital location - Registered Nurse-Level II - 214546 in Rochester, New York
UR Orthopaedics @ Highland Hospital location - Registered Nurse-Level II
FT position available, primarily days, 8 hours shifts.
RN to work in a busy Orthopaedic practice. Responsibilities include direct care of ambulatory Orthopaedic pts, brace fitting, setting up and assisting with procedures, suture staple removal, medication administration, patient and staff education, charge nurse duties, JC preparation and performance improvement activities. Must be able to work in a very fast paced environment, able to multitask and lead a team in providing optimal patient care and throughput. Able to represent the strong commitment with staff and patients. NYS license and a minimum of three years of experience is required. Prior experience in ambulatory care and/or Orthopaedics is preferred.
Requires a Diploma, Associate or Bachelor's degree from an accredited Nursing Program and an active New York State RN license in good standing. Applicants will have a minimum of 6-12 months of RN experience. This position assumes the charge nurse role, actively participates in unit/service activities, supports co-workers, and assesses unit needs.