OR Registered Nurse
Location: New Orleans
Posted on: January 16, 2022
Experienced OR Registered Nurse for great Surgical Hospital!
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Salary $26 - $36.5 per hour
A Bit About Us
Do you want to work at a hospital that prioritizes the well being
of their patients and staff?
Do you want to be encouraged by your boss to take your PTO and be
reminded that work life balance is essential to having a long,
productive career in the healthcare setting and a happy life?
Do you want to work in a family environment where you love the
people you work with and everyone encourages each other to be
If you've answered yes to any of these questions, contact me
949-946-4910 - Feel free to call or text
email@example.com - Feel free to send a confidential resume
Why join us?
We are a team and encourage our staff to branch out and grow within
the organization. We believe in promoting within and offering
opportunities as you progress in your career.
We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package
that includes the following
401(k) with employer match
Paid Vacation & PTO
We are looking for experienced OR nurses who have work with
multiple specialties or have 2-3 years experience.
The Registered Operating Room Nurse will be clinically competent
while delivering care to patients utilizing the nursing process of
assessment, planning, intervention, implementation and evaluation.
RNs will effectively interact with patients, significant others and
other health team members while maintaining all standards of
Using the nursing process, the RN Circulator manages all the
necessary care inside the surgery room, assisting the team in
maintaining and creating a comfortable, safe environment for the
patient and observing the team from a wide perspective.
Assess the patient collect and document on Perioperative Record per
Plan/implement set priorities for nursing action in a logical
sequence according to patient's needs and formulate a plan of care
by the appropriate selection of Nurse Practice Standards. The plan
of care is initiated on patient admission based on all aspects of
the initial assessment. Plan includes physiological, psychosocial
and environmental factors patient/significant other education and
patient discharge planning.
Evaluate perform ongoing assessment and revise plan of care based
on new data and patient's condition.
Document patient care, including nursing intervention,
Uses established techniques in preparing for and assisting with
surgical procedures; provides and sets up necessary instruments,
supplies and equipment for different types of operations, according
to established routines and instructions of the surgeon.
Maintains thorough technical and working knowledge of the various
steps involved in different types of operations in order to
anticipate surgeon's needs and the importance of maintaining an
As scrub or sterile nurse, sets up operating room with instruments
as specifically required for type of operation to be performed;
arranges instruments and other articles in specified order on
portable table immediately accessible to the surgeon; anticipates
surgeon's needs for instruments, sponges, sutures, suction tubes
and other items and hands them to the surgeon in a most expeditious
manner; maintains aseptic field.
When the patient arrives, the circulating nurse verifies the
patient's identity and necessary consent forms and then reviews the
site and nature of the procedure with the surgeon.
Assists the anesthetist or anesthesiologist with intubation.
Places patient in prescribed position to assure access to operative
field; adjusts operating table and accessory equipment as may be
required; prepares operative area and drapes patient or assists
surgeon with draping.
Observes patient during surgical procedure to detect possible
complications and/or breaks in sterile technique; furnishes
emergency equipment and supplies to prevent fatality.
Manages contaminated instruments and supplies during operation
procedures to prevent spread of infection.
Provides special equipment and assures proper working order;
manipulates such equipment to aid in the efficiency of the surgeon
and to avoid hazards to patient.
Maintains big-picture oversight of the patient's condition.
After operation, may apply or assist in applying dressings, and
transferring patient, from operating room to recovery room.
Cleans or directs cleaning and sterilization of contaminated
instruments, equipment and supplies; cares for and stores delicate
surgical instruments; cleans or assists in cleaning operating room
areas and caring for and disposing of infectious and soiled linen
after conclusion of each operation. Participate in economical
utilization of supplies and ensure that equipment is maintained in
a clean and safe manner.
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