Director of Nursing

Philadelphia, PA

Atlantic Group is representing a high-end Plastic Surgery client in the Philadelphia area who is looking to hire a Director of Nursing.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Performs nursing care during office hours; accompanies patients to examining rooms; takes initial history; prepares patients for procedures.
  • Explains procedures to patients and answers their questions.
  • Assists physician during minor surgical procedures performed in exam rooms. These included but are not limited to: Excisions, cosmetic revisions, earlobe repairs, liposuction, laser procedures, Botox and collagen or other filler injections.
  • Performs procedures independently, as wound care, suture removal, and nasal splint removal.
  • Meets physical and emotional needs of patients, and contributes to overall patient satisfaction.
  • Instructs office patients in pre-op and post-op instructions. Dispenses medication as prescribed by the physician.
  • Returns patient’s telephone calls and makes notes of phone conversations for patient chart.
  • Provides support to patients and their families by maintaining contact with community nurses, physicians, implant manufacturers and pharmacies.
  • Telephones surgery patients the day before to answer questions, review medical history, and re-enforce instructions.

 

Requirements

 

  • R.N. Degree.
  • Experience in the plastic surgery field helpful.
  • Good communication skills and flexibility in dealing with different personalities.
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred.
  • CPR Certification required. ACLS preferred.
  • Membership in national plastic surgical nursing association encouraged, along with AORN.

 

 

 

 

Note: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion.

Date Posted 3/27/2020
Salary $80,000 - $90,000






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