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LVN - Surgical Center of San Diego

Company: Sca Health
Location: San Diego
Posted on: June 5, 2024

Job Description:

Overview:Today, SCA Health has grown to 11,000 teammates who care for 1 million patients each year and support physician specialists holistically in many aspects of patient care. Together, our teammates create value in specialty care by aligning physicians, health plans and health systems around a common goal: delivering on the quadruple aim of high-quality outcomes and a better experience for patients and providers, all at a lower total cost of care.As part of Optum, we participate in an integrated care delivery system that enables us to support our partners as they navigate a complex healthcare environment, Only SCA Health has a dynamic group of physician-driven, specialty care businesses that allows us to customize solutions, no matter the need or challenge:We connect patients to physicians in new and differentiated ways as part of Optum and with our new Specialty Management Solutions business.We have pioneered a physician-led, multi-site model of practice solutions that restores physician agency by aligning incentives to support growth and transition to value-based care.We lead the industry in value-based payment solutions through our Global 1 bundled payment convener, that provides easy predictable billing to patients.We help physicians address everything beyond surgical procedures, including anesthesia and ancillary service lines.The new SCA Health represents who we are today and where we are goingand the growing career opportunities for YOU.Accountabilities / Responsibilities:We are currently recruiting for a Full-Time LVN in our pre-op area. Our ideal candidate will be able to provide quality care for all our patients in all services we offer or be willing to train to any services in which they are not currently proficient. Candidate should understand the dynamics of a surgery center in terms of scope, pace, and sharing of facility responsibilities.Key Responsibilities:Assists the RN and physician in providing pre-operative care to the patientConfirms preoperative testing/medical clearance is in patients medical chart prior to procedureCollaborates with RN in assessing the patients physical and emotional statusImplements and documents preoperative regimen of care according to policy/procedureRecognizes patients need for support, answers questions appropriately, and provides for privacy and confidentialityAssists in the admission of patients to pre-operative area according to established guidelinesImplements appropriate nursing activities to provide safe and individualized nursing careEvaluates effectiveness of nursing care by documenting patients responses to interventionsConveys ideas, concepts, and facts related to patient care in a logical, concise mannerDocuments records and other forms accurately and according to policies and proceduresApplies technical and specialized skills relevant to pre-operative nursingPerforms nursing functions (e.g., monitors vital signs, maintains/improves respiratory function, performs catheterizations, etc.) under RN direction/supervisionObserves safety measures in patient-care activitiesQualifications:LVN with active license in state requiredCertification in BLS.Min: USD $30.00/Hr. Max: USD $35.00/ Jobble

Keywords: Sca Health, San Diego , LVN - Surgical Center of San Diego, Healthcare , San Diego, California

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