Registered Nurse, Surgery

Job Title

Registered Nurse

Job Description

Under general supervision, the Registered Nurse in the Surgery Department identifies and implements peri-operative nursing interventions for patients undergoing surgical intervention, endoscopy procedures and post anesthesia recovery in the hospital. Patients range in age from pediatrics through geriatrics and are both inpatient and outpatient.

Basic Qualifications

Completion of an accredited registered nursing program with active State of Louisiana RN Licensure required.
Requires prolonged periods of walking, standing and/or sitting, bending, stooping, kneeling, pushing and pulling with hands and using fingers respectively.