Premier Gastroenterology
  • Little Rock, AR, USA
  • Full Time

Health, Life, Short Term/Long Term Disability insurance and more, Paid Time Off (PTO), Company Paid Holidays, 401(K) and Profit Sharing Plan


Our new and growing medical practice needs dedicated, team-oriented individuals with at least three years of experience in a GI or multi-specialty ambulatory surgery center setting.  Opportunities in patient admissions, endoscopy procedures, and recovery room are available.  As a RN for the endoscopy center,  you will provide assistance to physicians and technicians, as well as provide general nursing care to patients.  Awareness of the comfort and safety needs of the patients, the ability to explain the procedure, provide emotional support, and alleviate apprehension are qualities we are looking for in our nursing staff.  If you are organized, have excellent communications skills, and a commitment to providing the highest level of patient service, we invite you to apply.  You are going to love being a part of the Premier family!

Job Description:

GENERAL SUMMARY OF DUTIES:

Provides general nursing care to patients in the Premier Surgery Center by performing the following duties:

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following: Other duties may be assigned.

Perform the duties of the patient admission nurse. (If part of his/her job description)

Perform the duties of the endoscopy nurse. (If part of his/her job description)

Perform the duties of the recovery room nurse. (If part of his/her job description)

Included in these duties:

  • Explain procedure to the patient to gain cooperation and alleviate apprehension. Provide emotional support.
  • Administer medication in accordance to protocol
  • Provide assistance to the physician and technicians during procedure.
  • Maintain awareness of the comfort and safety needs of the patients.
  • Using monitoring devices and/or observation, notifying the physician of any significant changes in the patient's condition.
  • Alerting the physician of any condition or deviation from the required procedural preparation that could lead to some adverse reaction.
  • Knowing location and use of emergency equipment.
  • Participate in unit quality improvement activities, education, and/or experiences.
  • Provides support to technicians during procedures

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

This job has no supervisory responsibilities. QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

Graduate nurse from a three-year diploma school or four-year college or university. Three-year experience in medical-surgical field. Endoscopy experience is preferred.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS

B.L.S. certified, active Arkansas R.N. license, BLS certified, ACLS certification encouraged, CGRN encouraged.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encountered while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience: Nursing: 3 years (Preferred)

License: RN (Required)

Benefits offered:

  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Other types of insurance
  • Retirement benefits or accounts
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