26 Apr 2019

Full-Time Circulating OR Nurse

Advantis Certified – Posted by 2elijahbAnywhere

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Job Description

Our client provides circulating nurse services in the operating room during surgical or pain management procedures and assists the surgical team as needed in any other capacity, according to established procedures.

Main Tasks
Supervises and directs patient care in the individual operating or procedure rooms
Performs all circulating duties with efficiency and speed
Ensure patient’s emotional, physical and psychological needs are met
Ensures that proper techniques and practices are used according to accepted standards of practice
Supervises and assists scrub technician as necessary
Ensures care of patient through proper identification, checking of chart, and reporting of changes in condition
Performs scrub duties as necessary
Assists in control and maintenance of supplies and equipment
Assists the anesthesiologist/CRNA as necessary
Documents all nursing care delivered concisely, precisely, and accurately on all records or documents as indicated by policy.
Performs other nursing duties as assigned
Maintains established policies and procedures for the department and facility
Maintains confidentiality of patient and Center related business
Develops and maintains an effective working relationship with patients, families, visitors and other Center employees
Participates in Quality Assessment activities as directed for the continuous improvement of patient care and Center business
Understands and maintains clinical competencies (general, age specific and medication administration)
Ability to adequately assess, diagnose, plan and implement nursing interventions and evaluate patient condition
Compliance with the attendance policy
Compliance with continuing and mandatory education programs
Practices nursing within the scope of the Nurse Practice Act and accepts responsibility and accountability for own actions
Possesses appropriate communication skills to practice collaborative nursing
Ability to respond quickly, physically and mentally when priorities and /or the patient’s condition changes
Ensures safe care to patients, adhering to policies, procedures, and standards within budgetary specifications, including time management, supply management, productivity, and accuracy of practice
Performs other duties as required

Position Requirements
Graduate of a school of professional nursing
Over 2 years of Operating Room experience preferred
Active RN license in the State of practice required
CNOR desirable
Active Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) certification is required

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