Surgical Registered Nurse
Company: Planned Parenthood of Orange and San Bernardino Co
Posted on: January 7, 2021
Your passion makes the difference!
The Planned Parenthood of Orange and San Bernardino Counties team
consists of medical professionals, health educators, advocacy, and
corporate positions all working together to provide the community
with high quality health care and education, regardless of personal
circumstance or ability to pay.
We are looking for passionate individuals that value reproductive
rights and who are eager to make positive contributions to the
community and our mission.
Planned Parenthood of Orange and San Bernardino Counties has a
full-time opportunity for a Per Diem Surgical Registered Nurse in
our Orange Health Center to provide family planning, prenatal,
and/or abortion services to patients in accordance with Board of
Registered Nursing and Planned Parenthood regulations and protocols
in our surgical health center. Provide quality patient care by
providing contraceptive, prenatal, and abortion education and
assessment. Facilitate referrals to internal and external referral
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to
perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed
below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability
required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable
individuals with disabilities to perform the essential
Dispense/Administer medications and contraceptive devices as per
physician/clinician or standing orders.
Provide quality assurance review, assuring adherence to care plan
and completeness of records.
Monitor lab reconciliation process per policy. Review lab reports
and initiate follow-up. Provide laboratory tests as needed,
Daily performance of controls and completion of control logs for
moderate complexity tests: Rh.
Twice Daily monitoring and recording of Medication, Controls and
Specimen Refrigerators for temperature accuracy.
Manage medication inventory including ordering, confirmation of
expiration dates when stocking and administering medications.
Provide information and education regarding reproductive health
care; family planning, pre-term labor, labor and delivery, breast
feeding, postpartum care, abortion procedure (surgical and medical)
and discharge instructions.
Provide backup for Nurse Practitioner as appropriate during medical
Provide minimal visits per RN Standardized Procedures, as
Assist with clinic upkeep; sterilization of instruments, clean lab
and exam rooms, and set up and re-stock rooms as appropriate.
Cross-train with Case Management duties.
Adhere to all OSHA requirements.
Perform monthly chart audits and complete monthly Licensed Staff
Assist with programmatic marketing efforts.
Assist with Clinic Assistant training skills.
Meet productivity goals of center.
Orient and train new registered nurses upon request.
May be deployed to other sites in case of low volume or provider
need including San Bernardino County locations.
Perform appropriate lab work, Hgb and RH testing,
Insertion and removal of IV line
Review medical history.
Perform Ultrasound (after completion of training and sign-off)
Perform Pre-operative assessment
Provide contraceptive counseling
Provide conscious sedation (after completion of training and
Perform recovery room responsibilities, patient observation, take
and record vitals and pain
Review discharge orders and counsel patient on discharge
Complete and submit incident report when necessary
Assist Sedation Provider with opening and end of day narcotic
Required to take after hours call (on-call rotation)
Assist Physician and other licensed staff as required
Provide counseling and assessment for specialty services
Provide continuity of care for abortion services in a patient
centered flow environment (ultrasound, assessment, sedation and
- AS/BS in Nursing and a Current California Registered Nurse
CPR and ACLS (surgical site only) certification required
Two years ambulatory, reproductive health care, prenatal, and/or
abortion services preferred
Maternal Child Health (MCH) education, including family planning
Must be available to work flexible hours including evenings and
Travel to other health centers when required
Willingness to take after hours calls
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