Works in conjunction with the perioperative leadership to develop, implement and monitor evidence based nursing practice throughout the perioperative continuum of care. Enhances cost-effective quality patient care through education, leadership, mentorship, consultation, research and role modeling. Is responsible for the education and training of all the perioperative staff as well as improvement initiatives that foster a safe patient and team member environment.
BSN required. MSN Preferred. CNOR required. Current RN license in the state of NJ. Certification in BLS through AHA. Minimum 3-5 years current experience in area of specialty. One year experience demonstrated leadership/management recommended. Knowledge and understanding of PI, QI and Research tools. Organized with the ability to manage multiple projects. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Promotes use of Evidence Based Practices and Team work. Understanding of OR/PACU and Ambulatory setting regulations and standards.