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Sutter Health - Operating Room OR Registered Nurse RN

Sutter Health San Francisco ,CA
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Job Description

Sutter Health

Operating Room OR

Registered Nurse RN

 

Must be used to a fast-paced surgery center environment. The Operating Room RN circulator provides nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • 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.
  • Administers prescribed medications, applies dressings, 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.
  • Orients and mentors new staff members.
  • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

Qualifications:

  • Current licensure as an RN.
  • Current certification as a BLS Healthcare Provider.
  • Graduate from an accredited school of professional nursing.
  • At least 1 year of recent Operating Room experience.
  • 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.

 

Company Description
Sutter Health is a not-for-profit health system in Northern California, headquartered in Sacramento.

It includes doctors, hospitals and other health care services in more than 100 Northern California cities and towns. Major service lines of Sutter Health-affiliated hospitals include cardiac care, women and children services, cancer care, orthopedics and advanced patient safety technology.

Sutter Health

Sutter Health is a not-for-profit health system in Northern California, headquartered in Sacramento. It includes doctors, hospitals and other health care services in more than 100 Northern California cities and towns. Major service lines of Sutter Health-affiliated hospitals include cardiac care, women and children services, cancer care, orthopedics and advanced patient safety technology.

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