RN Resident - General Surgery
Company: Cleveland Clinic
Posted on: November 22, 2021
Participates in a residency core curriculum based on their
individual learning needs. Provides direct nursing care, alongside
a coach, in accordance with established policies, procedures and
protocols of the healthcare organization. Responsibilities:
Participates in a residency curriculum based on surgery core
Provides direct nursing care, alongside a coach, in accordance with
established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare
Establishes and revises priorities for patient care activities
based on; acuity of need, patient preference, and resource
Initiates and maintains interventions to assure continuity of safe
and effective care for patients.
Responds to data indicating risk to individual's health and
initiates action to correct, reduce, or prevent the risk.
Seeks supervision, consultation, assistance when unable to perform
safely and independently.
Complies with established hospital and department personnel
Uses communication strategies that are intended to achieve
desirable outcomes and a perception of satisfaction by those
Documents in patient's medical record according to established
Other duties as assigned.
Graduate from an accredited school of professional nursing.
Current state licensure as a Registered Nurse (RN).
Basic Life Support (BLS) through American Heart Association
Complexity of Work:
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the
ability to work with minimal supervision.
Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take
New grad or less than one year RN work experience or if experience
RN moving from non-inpatient to acute direct care clinical
inpatient setting with less than one year current acute direct
patient care RN experience.
Requires full range of body motion including handling and lifting
patient, manual and finger dexterity, and eye-hand
Requires standing and walking for extended periods of time.
Requires corrected vision and hearing to normal range.
Requires working under stressful conditions and irregular
Exposure to communicable diseases and/or body fluids.
Medium Work - Exerting 20 to 50 pounds of force occasionally,
and/or 10 to 25 pounds of force frequently, and/or greater than
negligible up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.
Physical Demand requirements are in excess of those for Light
Personal Protective Equipment:
Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as
required for procedures.
Keywords: surgical, OR, operating, ortho, digestive, neuro,
ophthalmology, OBGYN, plastic, robotic, bariatric, oral, maxillary,
breast, oncology, procedure
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Schedule: Full Time
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