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Regional Medical Center Pre-Operative Surgical Navigator in Manchester, Iowa

Sign on Bonus: $1500 at 90 days/$1500 at 1 year

Employee Benefits:

  • Health Insurance (eligibility at 30+ hours per week)

  • IPERS (Iowa Public Employee Retirement System)

  • Paid Leave

  • Pharmacy (on-site)

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Wellness Center and Cafeteria (on-site)

  • Optional Benefits (Aflac, Short and Long Term Disability, Dental, Vision)


This position is responsible for pre-operative functions of the surgical area and provides care for the patient in accordance with hospital and departmental standards and policies.


  • Registered Nurse licensed in Iowa

  • Perioperative experience

  • ACLS recommended and BLS required

  • Child and Dependent Adult Mandatory Reporter Training required


Reports to the Surgical Services Manager


  • Knowledge of surgical terminology, equipment, and skills to collect patient health data

  • Analyze assessment data and develop a plan of care

  • Coordinates pre-procedural and pre-surgical patient orientations.

  • Coordinates patient information: test, reports, H&Ps and schedules

  • Coordinates insurance information with Utilization Review personnel

  • Educate patient and/or significant others on plan of care

  • Implements process improvements and educates intradepartmental and external departmental staff regarding pre-operative processes and advancement of surgical technologies.

  • Obtain pre-certifications from insurance companies

  • Reviews patient information for potential see and do endoscopy procedures

  • Schedules surgeries in accordance to allotted surgery blocks with coordination with Surgical Service Lead or Surgical Services Manager

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