Operating Room Nurse
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POST DATE 8/14/2016
END DATE 11/12/2016
Boynton Beach, FL
JOB DESCRIPTIONLooking for OR RN's to cover 12h night shifts at a Palm Beach County Facility, must have two years of clinical experience as an OR RN and previous experience working in a 400+ bed facility.
If you are interested in joining a caring team of Nurses in a politics free environment at a fully accredited, community, not-for-profit hospital please send your resume!
? Assesses, plans and evaluates the nursing care needs of the patient before, during and after a surgical procedure.
? Provides nursing care to the patient undergoing surgical procedures.
? Provides comfort and support for pre-operative patients.
? Participates in the care of patients receiving conscious sedation.
? Carries out physician orders.
? Addresses the psychosocial, physical and general aspects of care related to the surgical environment.
? Communicates with surgeon and anesthesiologist continuously and as needed about patient condition
? Administers prescribed medications, applies dressings, and monitors vital signs.
? Assists physician during procedures.
? Maintains aseptic techniques and actively monitors situations which could lead to breaches in aseptic technique.
? Coordinates the operating room with respect to sterility, cleanliness, availability of functioning equipment and supplies.
? Ensures the proper handling of specimens.
? Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well-coordinated patient care.
? Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems.
? Provides age and culturally appropriate care.
Required Job Qualifications
? Current FL licensure as an RN
? Current certification as a BLS Healthcare Provider
? Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing
? Customer service abilities including effective listening skills
? Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment
? Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 lbs
We are an equal employment opportunity employer and will consider all qualified candidates without regard to disability or protected veteran status.