B.S.N. degree preferred.
Minimum of two (2) years RN experience required. Experience working with Bariatric patients preferred.
CT Registered Nurse Licensure
Knowledge and skill in the use of computer systems and software including Microsoft Office Products (Word, Excel, Power Point, etc.). Strong interpersonal skills to effectively and accurately communicate with patients, physicians and related clinical staff. Strong organizational skills to accurately keep track of patient status. Ability to review and interpret lab and test results. Time management and multi-tasking ability to monitor numerous patients simultaneously. Ability to function well as an integral member of a multidisciplinary team and promote cooperative teamwork. Ability to lead multidisciplinary patient review meetings.
Motivation and commitment to assist patients in fulfilling the requirements for bariatric surgery.