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Experience Experience
10/2016 present
Chicago, IL
Charge RN Operating Room
Chicago, IL
Charge RN Operating Room
10/2016 present
Chicago, IL
Charge RN Operating Room
10/2016 present
  • Performs circulating duties according to departmental policy
  • Participates in process improvement activity standards
  • Performs duties in accordance with unit specific standards of care and evidence by documentation, observation and competencies
  • Orders are implemented as ordered
  • Demonstrates correct and safe technique in the use of equipment according to policy and procedure
  • Assures that patient and side-site verification is completed according to policy and procedure
  • Follow policies and procedures regarding safety and precautions, uses all safety devices and processes
01/2011 06/2016
Los Angeles, CA
Rn Operating Room
Los Angeles, CA
Rn Operating Room
01/2011 06/2016
Los Angeles, CA
Rn Operating Room
01/2011 06/2016
  • Planning - Develops a plan that prescribes interventions to attain expected outcomes
  • Collegiality - Contributes to the professional development of peers, colleagues, and others
  • Medium Work - exert/lift up to 50 lbs. force occasionally, and/or up to 20 lbs. frequently, and/or up to 10 lbs. constantly
  • Medium Work - (Exert up to 50lbs force occasionally, and/or up to 20lbs frequently, and/or up to 10lbs constantly)
  • Leadership - Provides leadership in the professional practice setting and the profession
  • Licensed in the State of Virginia or awaiting reciprocity
  • Resource Utilization - Incorporates factors related to safety, effectiveness, cost, and impact on practice in planning and delivering patient care
05/2004 12/2010
Philadelphia, PA
Rn-operating Room
Philadelphia, PA
Rn-operating Room
05/2004 12/2010
Philadelphia, PA
Rn-operating Room
05/2004 12/2010
  • Performs interventions necessary to ensure patient’s procedure is performed on the correct site, side and level – Time Out
  • Performs reassessments as per policy, and when there is a change in the plan of care, or when an intervention is performed
  • Performs interventions to protect patient from infection
  • Performs clean up following procedures, as well as general housekeeping duties
  • Actively participates in creating and implementing improvements to achieve clinical, satisfaction and/or efficiency outcomes
  • Performs interventions to ensure the patient is at or returned to normothermia at the conclusion of the surgical procedure
  • Evaluates and/or assists in the evaluation of practice in relation to existing evidence identifying opportunities for the generation and use of research
Education Education
Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing
Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing
Bowling Green State University
Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing
Skills Skills
  • Strong problem solving, critical thinking and conflict resolution skills
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and strong time management skills
  • Greater than one (1) year of working experience in a similar unit with comparable patient acuity
  • Ability to sit or stand for long periods at a time
  • Active listening skills; including excellent interpersonal skills and telephone communication
  • Ability to apply principles of evidenced-based practice, analytical thinking and service excellence in practice
  • Ability to maintain composure during challenging interpersonal interactions
  • Floats to various nursing units while maintaining the delivery of clinical excellence and high quality service
  • Ability to work various shifts and take call on a rotating basis
  • Ability to lift and position patients properly using best practices
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RN Operating Room Manager Resume Examples & Samples

  • In conjunction with other members of the management team, responsible for the interview, selection, orientation, development, evaluation, discipline, and competency of operating room staff. Assures appropriate staff ratios and coordination of staff assignments to ensure immediate availability of staff for proper care and quality of patient care services
  • Ensures staff ability to identify significant potential or real surgical care issues that require reporting to anesthesia or surgical services, including maintenance of a safe environment for patient and staff
  • Liaison between patients, family, surgeon, and staff to coordinate care and services during patient care
  • In conjunction with management team, conducts ongoing evaluations of staffing patterns to promote maximum level of utilization of staff and surgical case scheduling
  • Accountable for on-going training of operating room staff for Southwest Medical Surgery Center competency and compliance programs
  • Participates in record keeping and reporting as required by management and regulations to include hospital transfers, sentinel events, patient incidents, and patient complaints
  • Other duties that may be assigned by Southwest Medical Surgery Center management
  • 3+ years of experience of operating room required (hospital or ambulatory care)
  • 3+ years of management or supervisory experience with staff responsibility and direct patient care flow
  • Knowledge of state and federal regulations; AAAHC, CMS AORN AAMI , SGNA, managed care services environment of care and others agencies
  • Strong organizational, leadership and communication skills; written and verbal
  • Demonstrated effectiveness with nursing process, strong critical thinking skills and the ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to circulate and/or scrub all surgical cases as needed
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to effectively interact with patients, physicians and all levels of staff
  • Ambulatory surgery center experience
  • CNOR and/or SGNA membership

RN Operating Room Evening Resume Examples & Samples

  • Location/Facility – Baylor Scott & White Health at Plano
  • Previous OR experience is preferred
  • Previous robotics experience preferred

RN Operating Room Specialist Resume Examples & Samples

  • The OR RN coordinates and provides direction to the personnel in daily activities required to achieve departmental objectives
  • Develops, monitors, reviews, and changes when necessary the policies and procedures required to assure safe, economical and efficient quality care
  • Interviews, recommends hiring of, orients, counsels, and evaluates surgical team personnel. Responsible for team development through training programs
  • Adheres to departmental guidelines related to employees’ performance and operating standards
  • Assists with development and administers perioperatives services annual budget. Monitors expenses to stay within the budget allotted to the development of the surgery service line
  • Responsible for monitoring purchases and supply inventory levels
  • Communicates with various departments to coordinate efforts, resolve operational problems and improve quality care of patients. Works closely with OR Supervisor to provide appropriate staffing levels and mix for surgical procedures in the Operating Room
  • Oversees proper use, repair, and replacement of operating room equipment
  • Oversees the ordering of supplies and equipment as necessary
  • Participates in the collection or recovery of lost charges
  • Responsible for instrument repair and loss prevention for the service line
  • Develops and implements continuous quality improvement, quality management and safety systems for patient care and employees
  • Submits monthly statistical data as assigned
  • Serves on committees and attends meetings to enhance and maintain an awareness of current nursing techniques and procedures
  • Develops a professional rapport with the Medical Director of Surgical Services
  • Provides professional nursing care to patients in response to workload and/or staffing shortages
  • Develops and maintains call schedule for appropriate coverage
  • Maintains staffing patterns to meet the patients need for continuity of care and acuity level
  • Establishes and maintains good rapport and proper business relationships with internal and external customers
  • Demonstrates The Customer Principle
  • Age Specific competency is evidenced by an initial age specific competency test and an annual review thereafter
  • Conducts unit conference meetings and facilitates team meetings
  • Adheres to hospital standards of attendance and punctuality
  • Upholds departmental and hospital policies and procedures
  • Assumes responsibilities of the Clinical Manager in his / her absence
  • TX RN License
  • ADN Required, BSN Preferred
  • 2 Years of Progressive Related OR Experience Required
  • Recent Neurosurgery Experience
  • CPR/BLS Required
  • CNOR Preferred

RN, Operating Room Resume Examples & Samples

  • Nine (9) months of experience
  • Two (2) years of O.R. experience circulating and scrubbing preferred
  • Pre-Op area skills preferred

Charge Rn-operating Room Resume Examples & Samples

  • Two (2) years of experience working in inpatient or outpatient O.R. nursing
  • Previous experience in mentoring and coaching staff
  • Three (3) years of recent experience in OR nursing with two (2) years of demonstrated proficiency in both the scrub and circulating role preferred
  • One (1) to five (5) years of experience in mentoring and coaching clinical staff, schedule and assignment making preferred
  • Baccalaureate degree in nursing preferred

RN Operating Room, Days, Sign ON Resume Examples & Samples

  • Must have management and teaching ability
  • Must be able to utilize good judgment in evaluating alternatives in difficult situations
  • Discretion is required in handling confidential information
  • Must be able to assume the role of a Charge Nurse as needed/requested

RN, Operating Room ASC Resume Examples & Samples

  • Participates in the care of patients receiving conscious sedation
  • Administers prescribed medications, applies dressing, monitors vital signs
  • Sign On for New Hires External to HCA

RN Operating Room-days Resume Examples & Samples

  • Collaborates with the patient, significant others and health care providers in providing and advocating for patient care
  • Decisions and actions on behalf of patients are determined in an ethical manner
  • Evaluates and participates in opportunities for outstanding service to all customers and accepts responsibility in partnership that is equally respectful to everyone
  • Demonstrates the ability to apply knowledge of age-appropriate competencies to department specific population
  • 1 year Charge Experience
  • 2 years circulating experience in an operating room
  • Bachelor's of Science in Nursing

Rn-operating Room Resume Examples & Samples

  • Current Registered Nurse licensure in the State of Florida
  • Minimum of one (1) year work experience in the operating room, preferred
  • BSN and Current CNOR preferred

Clinical Lead RN, Operating Room Resume Examples & Samples

  • Manages assigned service and staff in conjunction with the Schedule and Clinical Coordinators
  • Assists Operating Room staff to achieve their potential as members of an effective team through innovative management practices
  • Plans and provides equipment and supplies based on patient and physician needs in advance of the day’s schedule
  • Promotes cost containment while delivering quality patient care within the operating room
  • Pursues own professional growth and development through continuing education and inservices
  • Adheres to hospital policies & procedures, support the mission of the hospital

Rn-operating Room-days Resume Examples & Samples

  • 2 years previous experience in OR preferred
  • 1-3 years scrubbing and circulating experience preferred
  • Must be able to communicate to patients,hospital staff and visitors in a concerned and caring way, demonstrating the Standards of Excellence
  • Ability to direct ancillary staff andorganize work assignments

Rn-operating Room Resume Examples & Samples

  • Minimum of six (6) months area specific acute care experience within the last two (2) years – required
  • Aware of adult learning principles in providing teaching of patients and families
  • Current Basic Life Support – Health Care Provider (BLS-HCP) recognition (American Heart Association or Greater Sacramento Region)
  • ACLS within six (6) months of start date and must maintain recognition (except OR)

RN Operating Room Periop Program Abbott Northwestern Resume Examples & Samples

  • Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis is currently accepting applications to their RN OR Perioperative 101 Program. The Perioperative 101 program will last about 6 months. Abbott Perioperative 101 Program will start on March 2017. After successful completion of the program, RNs will have a position working in Abbott's operating room. Expectations are that the RN works in the Operating Room at Abbott at least 2 years after completion of the program
  • Updated resume
  • Essay on why you want to work as an RN in the Operating Room (please use the cover letter section for the essay)

Charge RN Operating Room Resume Examples & Samples

  • Assessment of postoperative care completed upon entry of patient to the PACU
  • Nursing Plan of Care is developed to meet individual patient needs according to nursing standards of care/practice
  • Formulates and takes nursing actions to implement plan of care: records actions and patient response in Meditech
  • Physical and psychosocial needs are met for an assigned group of patients
  • Patient care is prioritized and delegated abased on patient needs
  • Participates in time out process for patient safety
  • Maintains a clean, neat, and safe environment for patients and staff according to policy and procedure
  • Charges accurately for the use of supplies and equipment
  • When assigned to call, responds within specified timeframe
  • Communicates with patients’ family/significant other on an hourly basis and with any significant status change and appropriately documents
  • ACLS – American Heart Association – required within 60 days of hire or transfer
  • 1 year experience in the OR preferred

RN Operating Room-signon Bonus Days Resume Examples & Samples

  • You are the hospital’s advocate for delivery of efficient, caring, safe patient disposition in the surgical setting
  • Uses knowledge of anatomy, physiologic alterations and consequences of patients to meet needs of patient and surgical team
  • Delivers scientific nursing care through the nursing process (assessment, planning, formulation of nursing diagnosis, outcome identification, implementation, and evaluation
  • Responsible for care of surgical patient (patient advocate) documentation of nursing actions, and medication administration
  • Control maintenance of drugs, supplies, equipment, and carrying out physicians orders
  • Stocking, preparing, and selecting supplies and equipment. Performance of scheduling, maintaining records, logs, patient charges, participation in CQI, infection control, and safety training
  • Aware of medical legal issues of surgical nursing; relief in PACU; transport, moving, positioning of patients; able to prep and scrub for surgical procedures
  • Competent in OB/GYN, general surgery, plastics, ophthalmic, orthopedics, ENT, maxillofacial, urological procedures, and nursing care required, and surgical equipment needed
  • Able to interpret lab data and correlate with norms
  • Able to perform tasks of general duty staff nurses house-wide
  • Responsible for taking inventory, ordering, receiving and putting up supplies/inventory in the Operating Room, Central Sterile, and PACU
  • Maintains accurate documentation

Rn Operating Room Resume Examples & Samples

  • Requires CPR certification within one year of employment
  • Demonstrated familiarity with surgical equipment, reviewing patient's charts, assessing health status,documentation, etc
  • Able to interpret laboratory results as well as providing safe care in a stressful environment

Rn-operating Room-nights No Weekends Resume Examples & Samples

  • Demonstrates knowledge of Meditech and general computer skills
  • Maintains confidentiality regarding patient information
  • Works autonomously, sets priorities and makes decisions of a complex nature

Rn-operating Room Resume Examples & Samples

  • Delegates nursing care based on knowledge of staff qualifications and competency
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and strong time management skills
  • Floats to various nursing units while maintaining the delivery of clinical excellence and high quality service

RN Operating Room Supervisor Resume Examples & Samples

  • Stand-up and oversee all clinical functions within a new, fast paced ASC
  • Hire and train clinical team
  • Will need to circulate in the OR when needed
  • Responsible for assessing, planning, implementing and coordinating patient care from admission to discharge
  • Work in conjunction with PACU/Preop supervisor for Quality Improvement/Risk Management Program for the center and Education Coordinator for the facility
  • All SCA teammates are expected to demonstrate appropriate behaviors that reflect our Values and act in ways that promote the best interest of our patients, physicians, and customers entrusted to our care
  • Has successfully completed the program at an accredited school of nursing with a current state nursing license
  • Experience in ambulatory surgery nursing, at least (2) to (5) years of nursing and management experience in a hospital or ambulatory surgery center required
  • Knowledge in CMS, OSHA, Accreditation, and AORN Standards
  • Successful completion of Basic Life Support (BLS)/ Basic Life Support (BCLS) within 90 days of employment or documentation of current BLS/BCLS certification

RN Operating Room Specialist Resume Examples & Samples

  • Coordinates and provides direction to the personnel in daily activities required to achieve departmental objectives
  • Assists with development and administers perioperatives services annual budget. Monitors expenses to stay within the budget allotted to the development of the >> surgery service line
  • Responsible for instrument repair and loss prevention for the >> service line
  • At Least 2 Years of GYN OR Experience Strongly Preferred

Charge RN, Operating Room k Sign on Bonus Resume Examples & Samples

  • The Charge Nurse will actively participate in providing &/or facilitating client care. Participate in the development & implementation of standards of client care, policies & procedures & protocols. Coordinate & participate in the delivery of patient care on a specific unit. Utilizing the nursing process: 1. Assess need & priorities of patient. 2. Assist in the implementation of nursing care. 3. Evaluate effectiveness of nursing care. Participate in the development & ongoing monitoring of quality assurance activities. Provide input into & participate in development & achievement of departmental goals & objectives. Participate in multi-disciplinary patient care conferences & discharge planning activities as appropriate. Identify & assist in problem-solving both intrashift & intershift. Keep Coordinators Hospital Supervisors informed of problems/resolutions. Function w/in expected behavior standards of Staff Nurse as participating in role
  • This job description is not all encompassing
  • CNOR Certification preferred

Nusring Department Manager, Rn-operating Room Resume Examples & Samples

  • Establishes, implements, and maintains patient care and service standards to meet members' and internal clients' expectations and needs in a changing, competitive health care market. Holds staff accountable in providing the highest quality of care while in compliance with the Nursing Practice Act, TJC, federal, state, and local requirements
  • Works with Nursing Leadership to develop strategic/business plans to achieve integrated services across the continuum of care. Manages and ensures continuous improvement of all clinical practices, services and operations by designing and implementing systems, processes and methods to evaluate and improve patient care within assigned department and across the continuum of care
  • Develops, implements, and monitors departmental policy and procedures which support the organization's goals and business objectives and ensures they are met. Develops standards of care and standards of practice, directs fiscal management, and quality improvement activities
  • Participates in leadership committees and forums on a Medical Center, Regional level and/or National level
  • Minimum five (5) years of clinical nursing experience relevant to a given position/department required, including three (3) years of management, supervisory or leadership* experience
  • Previous experience with electronic medical record
  • National Certification in specialty

Rn-operating Room Resume Examples & Samples

  • Coordinates patients care through collaboration with the patient/family and healthcare team
  • Performs assessments as per unit standards and documents on appropriate data base/assessment flow sheet
  • Initiates, utilizes and documents appropriate protocols and standards of care
  • Identifies and meets patient and family learning and discharge needs on admission and throughout episode of care
  • Evaluates patient progression toward outcomes per unit standards and documents through EOSS etc
  • Performs competently in emergency situations
  • Delegates or assigns aspects of patient care to healthcare team members commensurate with their validated competency to perform the task
  • Assists with various procedures, treatments, surgical techniques or assigns to other healthcare team members as appropriate
  • Completes patient population/age-specific/procedure and protocol education and competency testing per unit standards
  • Assists in orientation of new staff or students, and serve as a resource person and professional role model
  • Assumes professional responsibility for current nursing structure and clinical standards of care
  • Incorporates PHS mission (VVPS) in care-giving activities
  • Minimum of two (2) years of nursing experience in the OR
  • Valid Registered Nurse license. If relocating, facility hiring manager will wait for new state license to be issued for the right candidate
  • Nursing degree from an accredited RN program, Associates in Nursing or Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • Current CPR or BLS card

Rn-operating Room Resume Examples & Samples

  • Ensures completion of surgical documentation requirements (consent, labs, H&P, patient history, etc.). Completes process accurately as per Universal Protocol and hospital policies and procedures
  • Greets family/patient and transports patient into OR. Acts as liaison to update family with procedure progress to ensure top tier patient and family satisfaction (SEI index)
  • Plans, implements, and documents the plan of care in collaboration with the other disciplines and services to assure safe and efficient care
  • Collaborates with a multi-disciplinary team in daily care planning, as appropriate, and fosters a Family Centered Care Environment
  • Ensures and monitors set up and maintenance of sterile field, performs all reconciliation, and counts of instruments per retained surgical site policy
  • Coordinates utilization of antibiotics per protocol and according the physician preference cards
  • Prepares all medication required for surgical field as determined by the procedure
  • Remains with the patient during emergence and extubation; assists Anesthesia as needed
  • Transports the patient to recovery room and completes the SOAR checklist for the procedure with transition of care performed with a hand-off to the PACU RN
  • Ensures advanced directives, secures blood consents, documents Time-Out procedures, ensures the correct site/side is marked, (when applicable) & admins antibiotics as per Universal Protocol
  • Performs reassessments as per policy and when there is a change in the plan of care, or when an intervention is performed
  • BSN degree highly preferred or currently enrolled in BSN program (requiring proof) within 6 months of hire
  • Career Development: National Certified Pediatric Nurse (CPN) or (CNOR) and/or certification equivalent preferably within 5 years of hire
  • Nursing experience in a Pediatric healthcare OR setting preferred

Rn-operating Room Resume Examples & Samples

  • Incumbent must be self-directed and competent to work independently
  • Ability to work with teams of various professions
  • Ability to work under stressful situations
  • Physical ability to stand for long periods of time when in the scrub role
  • Ability to work various shifts and take call on a rotating basis
  • Ability to scrub and circulate for all surgical specialties, unit-specific orientation will be provided
  • Ability to scrub and circulate Cardio-Thoracic procedures is preferred
  • Nurse I Level III - An ADN or Diploma in Nursing and approximately 2-3 years of nursing practice/experience; OR an ADN or Diploma in Nursing and a Bachelor’s degree in a related field and approximately 1-2 years of nursing practice/experience; OR a BSN with approximately 1-2 years of nursing practice/experience; ORa Master's degree in nursing (MSN) or related field with a BSN and no additional nursing practice/experience

Rn-operating Room-per Diem Resume Examples & Samples

  • The SSN is responsible and accountable for the delivery of individualized nursing care to patients having surgical intervention
  • Incorporating current clinical knowledge with established nursing practice, he or she performs nursing interventions utilizing the nursing process, while working with adolescent, adult and geriatric patients.Nursing roles include, but are not limited to patient care, research, education, consultation and advocacy
  • The SSN continuously evaluates the patient's response to nursing interventions and modifies the nursing care plan to achieve the desired outcome, taking into account the age specific needs for the adolescent, adult and geriatric patient
  • Life insuranc

RN Operating Room / Surgical Services Resume Examples & Samples

  • Patient Rights -The Surgical Services Nurse will work to support and protect the rights of each patient served, treat each patient with dignity and care, and maintain patient confidentiality/privacy
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing (preferred)
  • Minimum of one year Registered Nurse experience in an acute care environment (required)
  • Previous OR experience or Surgical Services experience is highly (preferred)

RN Operating Room Circulator Memorial Hermann Kingsland Resume Examples & Samples

  • Knowledge of principles of aseptic technique
  • Knowledge of care of the surgical patient
  • Knowledge of anesthetic agents and their usage and effect on the surgical patient
  • Principles of Standard Precautions
  • Must be proficient in Orthopedics, Podiatry, Opthamalogy, General Surgery, Plastics, Endoscopy and Pain Management
  • Must be willing to learn to circulate and scrub pther services performed in the facility

Rn-operating Room Resume Examples & Samples

  • Provides culturally competent, age-appropriate, ethical care within legal standards of practice
  • Checks room for needed supplies and prepares room for specific patient and procedure
  • Assists in transporting patient to O.R. and checks patient record for appropriate pre-op preparation and procedures (i.e. lab, x-ray, appropriate consents, H&P, etc.)
  • Performs and/or directs appropriate surgical prep
  • Completes documentation of O.R. records, laboratory requisitions, and patient medical record, including medications and physician orders
  • Directs proper care of instruments, supplies, sterilization, and storage of equipment
  • Supervises and assists with the proper, safe positioning of the patient
  • Protects patients from injury caused by chemical, electrical, laser, positioning, thermal sources and extraneous objects
  • Performs interventions necessary to ensure patient’s procedure is performed on the correct site, side and level – Time Out
  • Performs sponge, needle, and instrument counts and documentation of same
  • Identifies, labels, and cares for all surgical specimens properly
  • Performs interventions to ensure the patient is at or returned to normothermia at the conclusion of the surgical procedure
  • Performs interventions to protect patient from infection
  • Secures emergency equipment and supplies as needed
  • Controls the general “tone” of the operating room
  • Protects patient’s rights, dignity and privacy
  • Scrubs, gowns, and gloves members of surgical team following aseptic techniques
  • Sets up operating room with all necessary equipment and supplies
  • Arranges instruments according to routine for a given procedure
  • Handles instruments correctly and checks for cleanliness and proper working condition
  • Maintains sterile field throughout the surgical procedure
  • Performs clean up following procedures, as well as general housekeeping duties
  • Functions in the role of second assistant following successful skills demonstration
  • Assists the physician during the surgical procedure

RN Operating Room Circulator Resume Examples & Samples

  • Minimum of two (2) years previous OR experience preferred
  • Current in BLS, ACLS and PALS required
  • CNOR preferred
  • Posses the ability to work independently and prioritize responsibilities
  • Clinically proficient in operating room nursing skills, demonstrating knowledge of the development needs of the pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patient

RN Operating Room Circulator Resume Examples & Samples

  • Graduate of an accrediated school of nursing
  • Current Texas Registered Nurse license
  • Prior experience in the Operating Room
  • Persistent to detail, thorough and exact
  • In good physical and mental health
  • CPR/ACLS/PALS certification

RN Operating Room Circulator Resume Examples & Samples

  • Demonstrates ability to function in the circulating nurse role for ambulatory surgical procedures
  • Utilizes the nursing process for patient assessment, problem identification, and any interventions
  • Prepares patients for surgical procedures
  • Physiologically monitors patients during procedures as required
  • Administers and documents medications, solutions and treatments as prescribed
  • Assists physicians with examinations, procedures or other patient care activities
  • Monitors and controls the environment
  • Provides equipment and supplies in a cost-effective manner based on patient’s needs
  • Provides timely, accurate and complete documentation
  • Respects patient’s rights
  • Participates in patient/family teaching based on the developmental age of patient
  • Performs actions that demonstrate accountability
  • Orients, instructs, and trains assigned personnel
  • Follows established infection control policies and procedures
  • Assigns activity to assistive personnel based on their qualifications and patient’s needs
  • Enhances professional growth and development through participation in various programs, inservices, workshops and meetings
  • Maintains current clinical skills and competencies
  • Current licensure in this State as a Registered Nurse
  • Previous work experience circulating in the OR of no less than one (1) year
  • Proof of current BLS training/education
  • Completion of ACLS and PALS course within six (6) months of date of hire
  • Competence in oral and written communication
  • Nursing: 1 year

RN Operating Room Circulator Resume Examples & Samples

  • Organizes nursing activities efficiently and effectively
  • Performs comprehensive assessment of patient’s clinical condition and psychosocial needs inclusive of caregiver needs during the Perioperative period
  • Implement plan of care safely and effectively and provides safe environment, including, but not limited to:1) positioning patient safely, padding bony prominences and ensuring respiratory and circulatory protection 2) Ensuring correct prepping and draping procedures 3) Conducting "time out" process prior to incision to ensure correct patient, correct procedures and correct surgical site. 4) Ensure asepsis during all procedures. Opens and presents sterile items to sterile field aseptically; ensures supplies are not expired. 5) Accounting for all sponges, needles, sharps, during and after the procedures and documenting appropriately
  • Maintains patients’ privacy and dignity
  • Explains intra-operative phase of routine procedures and care to the patient
  • Demonstrates knowledge of anesthetic drugs, actions and side effects
  • Performs the circulating nurse’s role and functions following approved operating room procedures to meet the requirements of scheduled procedures
  • Prepares and cleanse operating room before, between and after cases according to requirements of patient/procedure to be performed
  • Assembles and provides properly functioning equipment, supplies, and instruments before start of procedure and positions and adjusts equipment as required during the procedure
  • Anticipates needs of surgical team and assists anesthesia personnel by supporting patient during administration of anesthesia
  • Monitors compliance with principles of aseptic technique according to accepted standards
  • Provides for comfort in the physical environment by monitoring designated parameters
  • Accurately comprehends and interprets verbal orders/directions
  • Documents patient care records and other forms accurately following policies and procedures in a timely manner
  • Accurately advises others responsible for care of the patient about patient’s status
  • Collaborates with other members of the surgical team to ensure efficient turn-around time between procedures
  • Demonstrates cooperative work attitude toward and with employees, physicians, management, patients, families, visitors, contract service providers and vendors
  • Ability to make decisions and solve problems
  • Cross trains to a minimum of two clinical areas

RN Operating Room Circulator PRN Resume Examples & Samples

  • Participates as a team member in support of the total perioperative process
  • Organizes time, equipment, supplies, and personnel to provide effective and efficient case management
  • Considers cost containment by using supplies economically and in effective turnover time
  • Assists with supply, drug, and equipment inventories to maintain stock level and availability
  • Ensure patient readiness for surgery including, but not limited to, NPO status, medication administration, surgical site verification and marking and chart completeness
  • Transports patients to the operating room observing policies/procedures, safety requirements, and patient needs
  • Provides comfort and reassurance to patient
  • Assists with the proper and safe positioning of the patient and prepares operative site as directed by established procedures
  • Accurately records, labels, and handles specimens
  • Current American Heart BLS certification
  • Minimum of 2 years of OR Circulating Experience. No new graduate or no RN without previous Circulating specific experience will be considered
  • Ability to promote favorable facility image with physicians, patients, insurance companies, and general public
  • Demonstrates ability to function independently; demonstrates ability to multi-task

RN Operating Room-prn Resume Examples & Samples

  • Registered Nurse with active license in Texas
  • Current BLS and ACLS certification required. PALS certification preferred
  • Minimum one to two (1-2) years RN experience in a multi-specialty Operating Room

Rn-operating Room / Hours / Rotating Resume Examples & Samples

  • Current MA RN license required
  • 1-2 years of recent OR experience required
  • Scrubbing experience preferred
  • Positive professional attitude
  • Team Player

Rn-operating Room Resume Examples & Samples

  • BSN/BAN degree preferred
  • Valid Basic Life Support (BLS) through the American Heart Association for Healthcare Providers
  • Three years current Acute Care adult OR experience required. Will consider current hospital experience and successful completion of the Peri-Op 101 Course required

RN Operating Room-new Grad Resume Examples & Samples

  • ACLS (AHA) within 3 months of hire
  • Ability to travel to Sacramento for Simulation Lab experience
  • Ability to work in a highly technical environment

Rn-operating Room Baptist Health Floyd Resume Examples & Samples

  • American Heart Association's ACLS certification (obtained within 6 months of hire)
  • Shows an understanding and knowledge of computer system
  • Previous circulating experience required
  • (eligible for external candidates, previous circulating experience in Main OR required)

RN Operating Room-ambulatory Surgery Center Resume Examples & Samples

  • Unencumbered California Registered Nurse license
  • If the Registered Nurse holds a multistate license through the Nurse Licensure Compact, the RN must adhere to the requirements of licensure in the new state(s) of hire
  • Nursing degree/diploma
  • All Registered Nurses without a minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Nursing must obtain a Bachelor's degree or higher within 3 years of hire
  • A RN with 20 years of RN experience will not be required to obtain a BSN
  • Any previously agreed upon effective date for obtaining a Bachelor's degree in nursing between individual and facility will remain in effect
  • Any collective bargaining contract with specific time frames for obtaining a bachelor's degree in nursing will supersede the above point and will remain in effect
  • Exceptions will be considered on a case-by-case basis at each facility by the most senior administrative nursing leader in consultation with the Human Resources leader
  • MUST have at least 1 year RN experience in an Operating Room
  • Current Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider card must be from the following authorized governing bodies: American Heart Association (AHA), American Red Cross (ARC), or Military Training Network (MTN) upon hire
  • Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support certification

Swat Rn-operating Room Resume Examples & Samples

  • Constructively receive feedback and direction Identify and communicates learning needs to appropriate manager. Serve as a resource for staff and other disciplines. Take action to improve knowledge, skills and performance based on feedback or on self-identified developmental needs. Prior to performing new or challenging skills, requests assistance and reviews relevant policies and procedures
  • Establish appropriate, assertive and professional communication strategies. Strengthen interdisciplinary relationships with members of the health care team. Communicate patient's condition to physician and other key members of the health care team. Seek out appropriate nursing, physician or other health care team intervention. Coordinate interdepartmental activities to expedite care. Contribute to the universal unit activities, including but not limited to responding to call lights and telephone, passing meal trays and patient transports
  • Function independently with one day orientation, unless otherwise specified. Maintain critical thinking skills, analytical and problem solving abilities as related to various aspects of patient care. Cultivate professional relationships and communication in the clinical environment. Must be able to function in two specialty areas of OR nursing. Communicate educational needs when necessary. Maintain contact availability for schedule changes when needed. Must be flexible in scheduling to the requirements of the unit assigned. Strictly adhere to all policies and practices relative to patient care and hospital related information
  • Respond to emergent situations and initiates appropriate actions. Coordinate, provide, and evaluate patient/family education. Strictly adhere to all policies and practices relative to patient care and hospital related information. Comply with safety policies and procedures including standard precautions. Ensure equipment malfunctions are reported to the appropriate department, i.e. Maintenance or Biomedical Engineering. Document in the medical record according to established procedures. Perform work in a timely and productive manner
  • Utilize nursing process in managing the care of patients including assessment, interdisciplinary planning, implementation, evaluation of patient care, teaching and discharge planning. Assume responsibility for complex assignments and views problems as challenges. Provide basic psychosocial support and counseling. Maintain standards of nursing care and utilizes standards as a guide for practice. Collaborate with physician and care team to ensure quality patient care. Report and record all changes observed in condition or behavior of patients. Comply with established medication use policies
  • Demonstrated competence in operating room professional nursing practice
  • Minimum of 3 years operating room nursing experience required
  • Must be able to circulate independently in general surgery, GYN surgery, Orthopedic, and urology surgery cases
  • SWAT Nurses must agree to be available to work 72 hours in a bi-weekly pay period and will follow the scheduling requirements of the operating room department assigned
  • The ability to scrub in any specialty is preferred

First Assistant, RN, Operating Room Resume Examples & Samples

  • Assessment Standard of Performance & Planning: Communicates information so that continuity of care is maintained. Communicates with patient, family and other staff in a professional and courteous manner. Obtains and demonstrates the skills and knowledge needed to provide appropriate population based and culturally sensitive care to patients and families through education, training and experience. Provides continuous reassessment through the intra operative period. Utilizes knowledge of type of procedure to plan for appropriate set up
  • Minimum two (2) years of peri-operative scrubbing and circulating experience in a KP OR or one (1) year of experience as an RNFA in or outside of KP
  • Minimum two (2) years of practice as an RNFA
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) required upon hire/transfer preferred

Rn Operating Room Resume Examples & Samples

  • Provide direct care to assigned patients. Take nursing history, summarize data, state nursing diagnosis/ patient care needs. Observes and records signs, symptoms and behaviors, including the physiological status of patients; presents the assessment of changes, proposed revisions of interventions and desired outcomes. Follows policy for continuing an individualized plan of care for surgical patients
  • Delivers designated nursing interventions to assigned patients that are consistent with the stated medical plan of care. Executes physician’s orders for all assigned patients; safely and properly administers medications and treatments. Notifies appropriate nursing, medical staff, and OR team to changes in the patient’s status. Documents nursing care in all assigned patient records. All patient related information is documented completely on appropriate forms
  • Independently performs duties and assumes responsibility for care of assigned patients. Performs techniques and routines in the specialty service area
  • Performs or assists others to perform proper aseptic techniques, isolation procedures and infection control measures. Ensures Operating Room is sufficiently stocked and prepared for scheduled cases. Ensure efficient management of the OR during each case
  • Interacts with patients, fellow employees, physicians and other customers in a manner which encourages quality patient care, harmonious working relationships, positive customer relations, and which enhances the image and reputation of the center

RN Operating Room Vascular Specialty Coordination Resume Examples & Samples

  • Current WA state RN license required. Healthcare provider CPR Certification required
  • Current experience in the operating room as circulator, with competency in a scrub role preferred
  • CNOR certification preferred

Cvor Rn-operating Room-kettering Medical Center Resume Examples & Samples

  • Accountability for your professional development and practice within the scope of care defined by law
  • Utilizing organizational resources you will act as a patient advocate for the delivery of safe care including delegation of care and participation in performance and practice improvement activities
  • Preferred certifications but not required: PALS and NRP

Specialty Team Coordinator Rn-operating Room Bryn Mawr Hospital Resume Examples & Samples

  • GYN
  • Bariatrics
  • Urology
  • Thoracic