Job: Endoscopy Registered Nurse

Title Endoscopy Registered Nurse
Category Allied Health Professionals
Location Braintree,Mass
Status o
Experience 2+
Division Medical Register

Job Description

Endoscopy Registered Nurse is needed for a Temp possible Temp to Perm opening in Braintree,Mass.

This will be  32 hour rotating week days, 7:30-4 for approximately 3 Months.


  • Current Massachusetts RN License, Medical/Surgical Experience
  • Endoscopy experience preferred
  • CPR, BLS and ACLS certification is required
  • Basic EKG and Arrhythmia Identification Certification preferred
  • Minimum of two years in an ambulatory setting preferred.
  • Responsible for assessing, planning and evaluating the care of each patient assigned.
  • Adheres to Post Sedation Care Unit (PSCU) standards of nursing care.
  • Observes vital sign, IV Site and any special monitoring equipment required for the recovery period.
  • Implements plan of care during recovery period.
  • Assessment of patients according to systemic approach.
  • Appropriately communicate nursing assessment to the physician.
  • Assess and implement discharge utilizing the Aldrete Scoring Criteria.
  • Record physician orders and nursing implementation of orders         
  • The nurse must demonstrate competency and knowledge in caring for patients who have received moderate and deep sedation.
  • Maintains a safe physical environment, including equipment and supplies.
  • Assist in the development of the Center’s Quality Management and Professional Improvement Program.  Actively participates in the ongoing Quality Management and Profession Improvement Program. 
  • Promotes good public relations with the patient’s family and visitors.
  • Participates in the center’s in-services relative to position and maintain professional competency.
  • Adheres to the Center’s Policy and  Procedures.
  • Administer medications used in moderate sedation under the direct supervision of the Gastroenterologist.
  • Reports to the Gastroenterologist changes in the patient’s condition.
  • Assumes responsibility for personal and professional growth through participation in formal and informal education opportunities specifically related to endoscopy services.
  • Ensures continuity of care by documenting all patient care information appropriately and communicating pertinent information as necessary.
  • Performs nursing procedures according to facility policy and procedures
  • Demonstrates proficiency in endoscopy skills
  • Assess health education needs of the patient/family at the time of the visit and develops a plan to meet these needs.
  • Teaches patients and family aspects of health care that will promote health and well-being, including physician instructions.
  • To provide excellent patient care in an environment where quality, respect, caring and compassion are at the center of all we do.
  • To provide professional nursing skills in assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating the nursing care for our patients.
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