Staff RN: Surgery Procedure Center/Clinic

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Healthcare - Nursing

Job Description


OUPhysicians Tulsa provides medical excellence to each of our patients instate-of-the-art practice locations throughout the city. We have a dedicatedteam of providers in over 20 specialties offering extraordinary care, unmatchedexpertise and a coordinated plan of care. From the Wayman Tisdale SpecialtyHealth Center to OU Physicians South Memorial and all spots in between — we’recommitted to the health of our community’s entire population.

OU-Physicians Clinical Operations  needs an experienced surgical RN to provide professional nursing duties in our Surgery Procedure Center as well as our Surgical Specialists Clinic. Our Staff RN provides physician assistance, patient preparation for surgical procedures, patient recovery and discharge instructions following procedures; information gathering, patient follow up, medication administration, data collection, collaboration, patient education, emergency response, and staff supervision.

POSITION INFORMATION: Performsnursing duties in an ambulatory practice setting. The Staff Registered Nursewill collaborate with an inter-professional team to provide patient care in anoffice setting, coordinate care across settings with patient, family, and/orother care providers, use evidence-based practice to collect and assess patienthealth data to develop a plan of care.


There are skills and responsibilities that are common acrossthe ambulatory setting (primary or specialty care). A Staff Registered Nursemay perform any or all of these skills and responsibilities.

These may include but are not limited to:

• Telephone, Medical Record, and in-person triage (forsymptom management)

• Review and act on test results (lab, x-ray)

• Review and manage communications from internal andexternal “customers”

• Initiate andmonitor intravenous (IV) infusions (clinic specific)

• Assist or perform procedures (e.g. ECGs, dressing changes,subcutaneous or intra-muscular injections, etc.)

• Provide patient education

• Assist with medication management (e.g. medicationrenewals)

• Complete accurate and timely documentation in theelectronic medical record

• Assist with management of urgent and emergent patient caresituations

• Serve as a mentor and resource to others

• Assist with the coordination of care across the continuum(e.g. inpatient, outpatient, home, skilled nursing facility, schools).

• Assist with the management of patients with multiplechronic health conditions, acute episodes of care, behavioral health challengeswhile promoting and supporting prevention and wellness

• May float to other clinics on as needed for operationsneed

• Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements


Required Attachments to be considered for this position are: Resume and Cover Letter. Failure to attach ALL the required documents and checking the Relevant box will result in your application not being sent through to the hiring department.


Education: Completionof an accredited college of nursing

Experience: Experience in an ambulatory setting and/orsurgery a plus

Certifications/ Licenses: State of Oklahoma Registered Nurse License and CPR Certification

Skill requirements: 

-Proficient surgical nursing and nursing team lead skills applicable to this position. 

-Must be proficient on all Microsoft Office applications.

-Must have the ability to access, input, and retrieve information from the computer. 

-Excellent customer service skills and must be able to be sensitive and respectful of our patient's needs.

-Must be able to follow patient safety and confidentiality (HIPAA) guidelines.

-Must be able to work successfully with a diverse group of staff and members of the public.

-Must be able to follow directions and work as part of a team.

Advertised Physical Requirements:

Outpatient Clinic: outpatient physician's office environment and exposure. The essential functions of this position will involve mobility (walking; being able to stand for long periods of time during patient exams/procedures, etc.). Must be able to lift up to (50) lbs in the function of patient positioning and assistance.

Surgery Procedure Center: Outpatient adult surgical procedures environment and exposure. Theessential functions of this position will involve mobility (walking; being able to stand for long periods of time during patient exams/procedures, etc.). Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs in the function of patient positioning and assistance. Must be able to frequently must be able to frequently utilize hydraulics on patient gurney; frequently turn or position patients in bed recovering from sedation; assist patients in ambulating to restroom; utilize wheelchair to wheel patient to vehicle following procedure; pull wheelchair back to building.

Important Reminder: Resume and Cover Letter must be attached and checked as RELEVANT to this listing or your documents will not be sent to the hiring department!

A fewreasons why employees love working at OU-Tulsa!

Paid timeoff that begins accruing immediately and bi-weekly pay-cycles.

Paid stategovernment holidays for almost all positions.

Affordable,flexible medical & dental plan options for you & your family.

Want tocontinue your own education? You will have reduced tuition benefits!.

Free tuitionat OU for your qualifying dependents!

Your choiceof several affordable and secure retirement plans.

Flexiblepre-tax spending accounts for health and child care expenses. Debit card foryour health care spending account.

Locationswith free employee parking and accessible Tulsa Transit stops.

There’salways something going on at OU-Tulsa! Lunch & Learns, free seminars, andways to become involved with your community.

Learn more about OUPhysician’s at the Tulsa campus !

Should you beselected for this position, you may be asked to provide verification of thefollowing as it applies to the position: academic experience, or degree(s); andlicensure, or certification.

Hiring contingent upon a Background Check?-YesSpecial Indications:None

Job Posting

:Jun 8, 2020

Unposting Date

:Sep 7, 2020

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