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| Operating Room RN | Nursing

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Job Information
Company: Ruby Recruiting
Job Type Name: RN Jobs
Date Updated: 2014-04-08
Job Title: | Operating Room RN | Nursing
Job Description: Day and evening shifts available

***possible sign-on***


- 12 operating rooms + 1 minor procedure room

- Approx 1100 surgery's a month

- Average census 30-40 cases/day

- Case types: All but transplants and burns

- Metro Denver's first community hospital to earn Magnet Recognition for nursing excellence

- Ranked the #5 hospital in the Denver metro area in U.S. News Media & World Report's 2011-12 Best Hospital Rankings

- Level II Trauma Center

- Level IIIa NICU

- State-of-the-art Heart Care Tower

The Operating Room RN provides nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization. The tasks and responsibilities include:

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.


Required Job Qualifications include:

Current CO licensure as an RN.

Current OR experience. CV, Neuro, Ortho experience preferred but will consider all

Current certification as a BLS Healthcare Provider.

Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing.

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.

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City: Aurora
State: Colorado
Job Details
Degree Required: Associates Degree
Position Type: Permanent
Experience Required: 3-5 Years
Specialty: Operating Room/Ambulatory Care/MedSurg Jobs
Accept Visa Candidates: No
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