Operating Room Registered Nurse Needed
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POST DATE 8/14/2016
END DATE 11/12/2016
JOB DESCRIPTIONA 281-bed acute care facility committed to providing high-quality medical care and recognized for its services in orthopedics, neurosurgery, sports medicine, general surgery, minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery and women's health is seeking experienced Operating Room Registered Nurses.
Must have two years of clinical experience as an OR Nurse
? 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
We are an equal employment opportunity employer and will consider all qualified candidates without regard to disability or protected veteran status.
? Medication Competency Exam
? Clinical Skills Checklists
? Copy of Professional License
? Ability to pass a Drug Screening and Criminal Background Check
? Negative PPD
? Physical Health Statement, signed by a Physician