Wellforce Registered Nurse, RN, Surgical Day Care in Lowell, Massachusetts
This is an exceptional opportunity for an RN to join the Surgical Day Care team of a Magnet-recognized, community-based hospital that delivers on our promise to provide Complete Connected Care.
Position Summary: The Surgery Day Care RN is responsible for pre-op of patients, starting IV’s, assisting anesthesia with blocks, setting up a-lines and completing assessments on day of surgery. Also responsible for post-op of patients and discharging them home from PACU and IR.
Experience with all patient populations is very helpful, including pediatric patients. Strong medical surgical background is a must.
Hours: 24 hours : Monday to Friday: 11:30am to 8pm
RN Massachusetts license required
A minimum of 5 years of experience working as a RN strongly preferred
BSN strongly preferred
BLS, ACLS and PALS required
Strong medical surgical required
Pediatric and critical care experience preferred
Lowell General Hospital is an outstanding place to work and offers amazing advancement opportunities for our staff. As a Lowell General Hospital RN, you can take part in our Clinical Advancement Program which recognizes nurses who consistently expand their roles by providing exceptional patient care. We have competitive salaries & benefits, shared governance, tuition reimbursement, clinical mobility tracks and free on-campus parking. Staff are encouraged to participate in our unit based council or one of the many council opportunities presented at Lowell General Hospital.
The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) honored Lowell General Hospital with Magnet Recognition for excellence in nursing care in October, 2010 and re-designated in April, 2015. The Magnet Recognition Program recognizes healthcare organizations that are dedicated to nursing excellence, professionalism and patient-focused care. It is the highest level of recognition an organization can receive for providing the very best quality in patient care. Only 6.7% of hospitals hold this prestigious designation and only 4% of hospitals receive Magnet Re-designation.
About Lowell General Hospital: Lowell General Hospital is an independent, not-for-profit community hospital serving the Greater Lowell area and surrounding communities. With two primary campuses located in Lowell, Massachusetts, we are the second largest community hospital in Massachusetts. We have the latest state-of-the-art technology and a full range of medical and surgical services for patients, from newborns to seniors. We are also a proud member of Circle Health and in collaboration with the medical community it is our promise to provide our patients with Complete connected care SM
Circle Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer