ASC RN Pre/Post Op

Full job description:

If you are a registered nursing with a desire to improve your work/life balance, West Lakes Surgery Center has the perfect opportunity for you!

No Weekends! No Nights! No Holidays! No On-Call!

We are currently seeking an experienced Pre/Post-operative RN.

Every day you will . . .

  • Provide comfort and reassurance to patients and support the patients’ right to privacy, dignity, and confidentiality
  • Confirm that proper techniques and procedures are used according to accepted standards of practice
  • Assist in inventory of supplies, drugs, and equipment to maintain availability and stock levels
  • Perform thorough pre‐operative patient assessment required in the outpatient setting
  • Perform safe and individualized nursing care for the patient in the immediate post‐operative/post‐anesthesia period
  • Perform thorough post‐operative patient assessment prior to discharge of the patient
  • Perform discharge education to patient and care giver
  • Provide nursing care to meet patient needs related to surgical condition and type of anesthesia administered

Success in this position will require . . .

  • Current Iowa or compact state nursing license
  • Commitment to patient care
  • Excellent skills and clinical ability
  • Minimum two years pre- and post-operative experience
  • Ambulatory care experience, preferred
  • BLS and ACLS certification, PALS preferred

You will receive . . .

  • Competitive salary based on experience and skillset
  • Benefits to include health, dental, disability insurance
  • 401k retirement plan
  • Cafeteria plan
  • Generous paid time
  • Holiday pay

Compensation is competitive and is based on the skill set and experience of the successful candidate. Benefits include group health, dental and disability insurance; medical and dependent care flex accounts; and a 401k retirement plan.

West Lakes Surgery Center is an ambulatory surgery center established and built with the safety, health, and comfort of our patients in mind and is accredited by the Association for Ambulatory Health Care. Our facility provides the most technologically advanced outpatient treatments in a patient-focused environment. Every member of our skilled, experienced staff pays exceptional attention to detail and will help our patients feel as relaxed and comfortable as possible. We remain committed to delivering consistently excellent care in a safe and pleasant environment that is conducive to a prompt and successful recovery.

Job Type: Full-time

Medical specialties:

  • Perioperative Care
  • Surgery

Standard shift: Day shift

Weekly schedule:

  • Monday to Friday
  • No weekends

Physical setting: Ambulatory surgery center


  • Pre/Post Op Nursing: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Critical Care or ER: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Ambulatory Surgery Center: 1 year (Preferred)

License/Certification: Iowa or compact state nursing license (Required)

Work Location: In person


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off

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