Pre-Admit RN, Registered Nurse - Pre-Admission - Ambulatory Surgery Center
Location: New Braunfels, Texas
Internal Number: 9817900
Pre Admission Nurse assembles the Patient Chart and makes Pre-Admission telephone call to patients prior to their date of surgery. Position is 90% non-direct patient care. Nurse verifies documents for specific surgery and checking for appropriateness. The forms that are printed according to the Procedure Code are placed in the chart and as well as any lab, EKG, test results sent over by the surgeons office.
The staffing of the Center is based on a teamwork concept. Employees may be cross-trained in other clinical areas and may be expected to perform duties other than their normal ones as staffing and patient needs change.
1. Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing or vocational school
2. Licensed to practice in the state
3. Previous Pre-Op/PACU experience required
4. Current BLS, ACLS required
5. 2 plus years in Surgery Center experience required
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.