Registered Nurse (RN) - Outpatient Surgery - Lakeside Campus

Tulane Medical Center
New Orleans

Job Description

- Registered Nurse (RN) - Outpatient Surgery - Lakeside Campus (02560-14047)

Job Description

Registered Nurse (RN) - Outpatient Surgery - Lakeside Campus
(Job Number: 02560-14047)


Registered Nurse (RN) Outpatient Surgery - Tulane Lakeside Campus - Metairie, LA

About Tulane Lakeside Hospital

For more than 50 years, Tulane Lakeside Hospital for Women and Children has provided the knowledge, expertise and specialized care vital to the healthcare needs of women and their babies in Jefferson Parish. Our commitment to treating women and their babies has grown by expanding services and offering a wider range of healthcare options for the entire family. We provide cutting edge technology in many specialties including Obstetrics/Gynecology, Pediatrics, Orthopedics, Radiology and Surgery.

Tulane Lakeside Hospital for Women and Children is part of Tulane Health System, an acclaimed teaching, research and medical system serving the greater New Orleans area. Our mission statement reminds us that above all else we are committed to the care and improvement of human life. When we speak of our mission, we usually think about our dedication to patients and their families and our commitment to them. But we are also equally committed to our employees. You are part of an organization with a long history of compassion and service to patients. The degree to which we as an organization can provide quality healthcare service is highly dependent on how well you are able to perform your job.

As a member of our family, you can be assured of:
A safe place to work.
Having the tools, equipment and training necessary to perform your duties.
Open and available communication with your supervisors and the leadership of your facility.
A fair application of workplace policies, procedures and disciplinary proceedings.
Fair and understandable compensation and benefits

Position Summary

The Registered Nurse is a professional nurse who assumes responsibility and accountability for the delivery and management of patient care. S/he utilizes the nursing process, the healthcare environment, and current technology to provide a climate which optimizes patient care and staff development.


Licensure/Certification/Registration: Current Louisiana Licensure as a Registered Nurse, Current CPR certification required. ACLS and PALS certification preferred.

Education: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.

Experience: One year Med-Surg or Peds experience.

Special Qualifications: Effective communication skills, both oral and written. Computer skills needed. Ability to work effectively with others within a team to ensure quality patient care. Strong problem solving skills.